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MPO Challenges to Disseminate Information to the Transportation Community:
The Case of the Mid - Ohio Regional Planning Commission

Alicia Kehrig, Administrative Supervisor - Transportation
May 12, 2011

 

Slide 2: MPO Challenges to Disseminate Information to the Transportation Community: The Case of the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission

May 12, 2011

Slide 3: Who Is MORPC?

  • 12-county, voluntary association of local governments
  • Areas of focus: housing, transportation, environment, energy, local food, land use, economic development
  • Serve very diverse audiences – urban, suburban and rural

Slide 4: Ohio MPO’s & Regional Planning Commissions

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Slide 8: Case Study No. 1

  • MORPC’s official metropolitan transportation plan for the greater Columbus region
  • Published May 2008

Slide 9: Case Study No. 2

  • Funded by 350K grant from FTA
  • Published May 2010
  • Won 2010 APA Planning Award for Outstanding Collaborative Planning Project or Program

Slide 10: Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPOs)

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Slide 11: Why does this occur?

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Slide 12: How do we fix this?