Texarkana Metropolitan Planning Organization Invites Public Comment


The Texarkana Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) will present the 2020-2045 Texarkana Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP) today at City Hall, 200 Texas Blvd., 2nd Floor Conference Room, Texarkana, TX, from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

The Texarkana Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is the administrative agency for the Texarkana Urban Transportation Study (TUTS).

The purpose of the MPO is to provide local citizens and elected officials the opportunity to be involved in the transportation planning process.

The Texarkana MPO consists of a Policy Committee, a Technical Committee, a Citizens’ Advisory Committee, and the MPO Staff.

The MPO serves the cities of Texarkana, Arkansas, Texarkana, Nash, and Wake Village, Texas, and portions of Miller and Bowie Counties and is responsible for continuous, comprehensive, and coordinated transportation planning within the MPO Study Area.
The MPO study area is comprised of nearly 195 square miles in northeast Texas and southwest Arkansas.

A copy of the MTP and comment forms are available at the Texarkana Metropolitan Planning Organization and on the MPO website at www.texarkanampo.org.

Comments can be delivered, mailed, e-mailed or faxed to: Texarkana Metropolitan Planning Organization; PO Box 1967; 220 Texas Blvd.; Texarkana, Texas, 75504; txkmpo@txkusa.org; 903-798-3773 (fax). All comments must be received by 5:00 pm on September 17, 2019 to be included in the public record.

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