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Transportation for an Aging Population

The Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul are working to address the mobility needs of their seniors. Learn more about their efforts here.

MoPac App Now Available

The Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority has developed a smartphone app to provide Central Texans up-to-date information regarding the MoPac Improvement Project.  The app provides construction alerts and information about planned closures.  It also includes a FAQ page.  If you use MoPac regularly, you will appreciate timely information regarding conditions on this major thoroughfare.

Texas Transportation Plan 2040 Needs Your Input

TxDOT is developing a statewide transportation plan.  They have developed an innovative interactive tool to gather public input regarding future funding priorities.  Please take a few minutes to offer your ideas on how TxDOT should prioritize for the future.

Southern Walnut Creek Trail Ready For Bicycles

Austin American-Statesman writer, Pam LeBlanc takes a spin on the new trail and tells bicyclists to “prepare to be wowed.” Read all about it here.

CAMPO Announces New Executive Director

The Transportation Policy Board (TPB) of the Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (CAMPO) is pleased to announce their selection of Ashby Johnson to be the agency’s Executive Director. Commissioner Will Conley, TPB Chair, said the choice will help position the region to meet the transportation challenges of a growing metropolitan area. He added that “Mr….
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CAMPO Announces New Executive Director

The Transportation Policy Board (TPB) of the Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (CAMPO) is pleased to announce their selection of Ashby Johnson to be the agency’s Executive Director. Commissioner Will Conley, TPB Chair, said the choice will help position the region to meet the transportation challenges of a growing metropolitan area. He added that “Mr….
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CAMPO Hosting Bike/Ped Funding Workshop

Advocacy Advance – a partnership between the League of American Bicyclists and Alliance for Biking & Walking – is facilitating a Navigating MAP-21 Workshop in Austin on Monday, August 4th. The workshop is designed to bring together advocates, agency staff, and elected officials to ensure that participants have the knowledge, skills and resources to access un-…
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CAMPO Survey on Transportation Projects

CAMPO is preparing the long range plan for Central Texas.  There are more projects than money for these projects.  Please take a few minutes to review these lists of projects proposed for the CAMPO 2040 Regional Transportation Plan and choose which projects you think should be in the Plan. Please take our survey regarding transportation…
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CAMPO Pilot Project Featured in FHWA Sustainability Report

The CAMPO 2013-2014 Extreme Weather Vulnerability Assessment Pilot, conducted in cooperation with the City of Austin, is featured in Federal Highway Administration’s new report, Advancing a Sustainable Highway System: Highlights of FHWA Sustainability Activities, as an exemplary regional project. The report illustrates how sustainability has been incorporated into a wide variety of FHWA programs, projects,…
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Safe Driving Tips in Boston!

In an effort to encourage drivers to use their turn signals, Massachusetts Department of Transportation recently used its Boston-area electronic highway signs to post a message certain to catch New Englanders’ attention: “Changing Lanes? Use Yah Blinkah.” Texas translation: “If you’re fixing to change lanes, I reckon y’all need to use your blinker!”