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Literature Review of Organizational Structures and Finance of Multi-jurisdictional Initiatives and the Implications for Megaregion Transportation Planning in the U.S.

Appendix

APPENDIX 1: List of Multi-State MPOs in the United States

MPO Member States
Augusta Regional Transportation Study Georgia, South Carolina
Belomar Regional Council West Virginia, Ohio
Bi-State MPO Arkansas, Oklahoma
Bi-State Regional Commission Illinois, Iowa
Bristol Urban Area MPO Tennessee, Virginia
Brooke-Hancock-Jefferson MPC Ohio, West Virginia
Chattanooga-Hamilton County RPC Tennessee, Georgia
Clarksville-Montgomery County MPO Tennessee, Kentucky
Columbus-Phenix City MPO Georgia, Alabama
Cowlitz-Wahkiakum COG Washington, Oregon
Delaware Valley RPC Pennsylvania, New Jersey
Dubuque Metro Area Transportation Study Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois
Duluth-Superior Metro Interstate Council Minnesota, Wisconsin
East-West Gateway COG Missouri, Wisconsin
El Paso MPO Texas, Mexico
Evansville Urban Transportation Study Indiana, Kentucky
Fargo-Moorhead Metropolitan COG North Dakota, Minnesota
Florida-Alabama Urbanized Area TPO Florida, Alabama
Grand Forks-East Grand Forks MPO North Dakota, Minnesota
Hagerstown-Eastern Panhandle MPO Maryland, West Virginia, Pennsylvania
Kentuckiana Regional Planning and Development Agency Kentucky, Indiana
Kingsport MPO Tennessee, Virginia
KYOVA Interstate Planning Commission West Virginia, Ohio, Kentucky
La Crosse Area Planning Committee Wisconsin, Minnesota
Lewis-Clark Valley MPO Idaho, Washington
Memphis Urban Area MPO Tennessee, Mississippi
Mid-America Regional Council Missouri, Kansas
National Capital Region TPB DC, Maryland, Virginia
Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional COG Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana
Omaha-Council Bluffs Metropolitan Area Planning Agency Nebraska, Iowa
Salisbury/Wicomico MPO Maryland, Delaware
Siouxland Interstate Metro Planning Council Iowa, South Dakota, Nebraska
St. Joseph Area transportation Study Organization Missouri, Kansas
State Line Area Transportation Study Wisconsin, Illinois
Tahoe MPO Nevada, California
Texarkana MPO Texas, Arkansas
Toledo Metropolitan Area COG Ohio, Michigan
Wilmington Area Planning Council Delaware, Maryland
Wood-Washington-Wirt Interstate Planning Commission West Virginia, Ohio
Yuma MPO Arizona, California

Source: Turnbull, K.F. (2006)

APPENDIX 2: List of Contiguous MPOs within Megaregions

Megaregion Full name Acronym ST Website Prime UA
Arizona Pima Association of Governments PAG AZ http://www.pagnet.org/TPD/ Tucson, AZ
Arizona Yuma MPO YMPO AZ http://www.ympo.org/ Yuma, AZ--CA (part)
Arizona Maricopa Association of Governments MAG AZ http://www.mag.maricopa.gov/division.cms?item=64 Phoenix-Mesa, AZ
California San Diego Association of Governments SANDAG CA http://www.sandag.org/index.asp?classid=13&fuseaction=home.classhome San Diego, CA
California Southern California Association of Governments SCAG CA http://www.scag.ca.gov/ Los Angeles--Long Beach--Santa Ana, CA
California Santa Barbara County Association of Govern SBCAG CA http://www.sbcag.org/transplanning.html Santa Barbara, CA (part)
California Kern COG CA http://www.kerncog.org/transportation.php Bakersfield, CA
California San Luis Obispo COG SLOCOG CA http://www.slocog.org/ San Luis Obispo, CA
California Kings County Association of Governments KCAG CA http://www.countyofkings.com/kcag Hanford, CA
California Regional Transportation Commission of S. Nevada RTC NV http://www.rtcsouthernnevada.com/mpo/ Las Vegas, NV
California Tulare County Association of Governments TCAG CA http://www.tularecog.org Visalia, CA
California Association of Monterey Bay Area Government AMBAG CA http://www.ambag.org/planning/transportation.html Salinas, CA
California Council of Fresno County Governments CA http://www.fresnocog.org/ Fresno, CA (part)
California Merced County Association of Governments MCAG CA http://www.mcag.cog.ca.us Merced, CA
California Madera County Transportation Commission CA http://www.maderactc.org Madera, CA
California Stanislaus COG StanCOG CA http://www.stancog.org Modesto, CA (part)
California San Joaquin COG SJCOG CA http://www.sjcog.org/ Stockton, CA
California Bay Area MPO CA http://www.mtc.ca.gov/ San Francisco--Oakland, CA
California Sacramento Area COG SACOG CA http://www.sacog.org/ Sacramento, CA
California Tahoe MPO TMPO NV http://www.trpa.org/
California Butte County Association of Governments BCAG CA http://www.bcag.org/__planning/index.html Chico, CA
California Regional Transportation Commission of Wash RTC NV http://www.rtcwashoe.com/planning/ Reno, NV
Cascadia Metro METRO OR http://www.metro-region.org/ Portland--Vancouver, OR--WA (part)
Cascadia Southwest Washington Regional Transportation RTC WA http://www.rtc.wa.gov/agency.htm Portland, OR--WA (WA Part)
Cascadia Thurston Regional Planning Council TRPC WA http://www.trpc.org/programs/transportation/index.htm Olympia--Lacey, WA
Cascadia Puget Sound Regional Council PSRC WA http://www.psrc.org/index.htm Seattle, WA
Cascadia Skagit MPO SMPO WA http://www.scog.net/home/site/3481/default.aspx Mount Vernon, WA
Cascadia Whatcom COG WA http://www.wcog.org/DesktopDefault.aspx?tabid=87 Bellingham, WA (part)
Central Lawrence-Douglas County Metropolitan Plann LDCMPO KS http://www.lawrenceplanning.org/tr.shtml Lawrence, KS
Central Topeka-Shawnee County Metropolitan Planning KS http://www.topeka.org/planning/transportation_planning.shtml Topeka, KS
Central Mid-America Regional Council MARC MO http://www.marc.org/transportation/ Kansas City, MO--KS
DC_VIRG Hampton Roads MPO VA http://www.hrpdc.org/transport/mpo.shtml Virginia Beach, VA
DC_VIRG Tri Cities Area MPO VA http://www.craterpdc.state.va.us/MPO/mpo_main.htm Richmond, VA (part)
DC_VIRG Richmond Area MPO VA http://www.richmondregional.org/Urban%20Transp-MPO/urb_trans-mpo.htm Richmond, VA (part)
DC_VIRG Fredericksburg Area MPO FAMPO VA http://www.fampo.gwregion.org Fredericksburg, VA
DC_VIRG National Capital Region Transportation Plan TPB DC http://www.mwcog.org/transportation/tpb/ Washington, DC--MD--VA (part)
DC_VIRG Winchester-Frederick County MPO VA http://www.winfredmpo.org Winchester, VA
DC_VIRG Baltimore Regional Transportation Board BRTB MD http://www.baltometro.org/content.asp?id=23 Baltimore, MD (part)
DC_VIRG Hagerstown-Eastern Panhandle MPO MD http://www.hepmpo.net/ Hagerstown, MD--PA--WV (part)
DC_VIRG Cumberland MPO MD http://gov.allconet.org/mpo/about.html Cumberland--Frostburg, MD--WV--PA (part)
Florida Miami-Dade MPO FL http://www.metro-dade.com/mpo/ Miami, FL (part)
Florida Collier County MPO FL http://www.colliercountympo.com/ Bonita Springs--Naples, FL (part)
Florida Broward County MPO BCMPO FL http://www.broward.org/mpo/ Miami, FL (part)
Florida Lee County MPO FL http://www.mpo-swfl.org/ Cape Coral, FL
Florida Palm Beach County MPO FL http://www.pbcgov.com/mpo/ Miami, FL (part)
Florida Charlotte County - Punta Gorda MPO FL http://www.ccmpo.com/ North Port--Punta Gorda, FL (part)
Florida Martin County MPO FL http://www.martincountympo.com Port St. Lucie, FL (part)
Florida Sarasota-Manatee MPO FL http://www.sarasota-manateempo.org/ Sarasota--Bradenton, FL (part)
Florida St. Lucie MPO FL http://www.stluciempo.org/ Port St. Lucie, FL (part)
Florida Indian River County MPO IRCMPO FL http://www.ircgov.com/Boards/MPO/Index.htm Vero Beach--Sebastian, FL (part)
Florida Pinellas County MPO FL http://www.pinellascounty.org/MPO/default.htm Tampa--St. Petersburg, FL (part)
Florida Hillsborough County MPO FL http://www.hillsboroughmpo.org Tampa--St. Petersburg, FL (part)
Florida Polk County Transportation Planning Organization TPO FL http://www.polk-county.net/county_offices/tpo/ Lakeland, FL (part)
Florida Brevard MPO FL http://www.brevardmpo.com/ Palm Bay--Melbourne, FL
Florida METROPLAN Orlando FL http://www.metroplanorlando.com/ Orlando, FL (part)
Florida Pasco County MPO FL http://www.pascocountyfl.net/menu/index/mpoindex.htm Tampa--St. Petersburg, FL (part)
Florida Hernando County MPO FL http://www.hernandocounty.us/mpo/ Brooksville, FL (part)
Florida Lake-Sumter MPO FL http://www.lakesumtermpo.com Leesburg-Eustis, FL (part)
Florida Volusia County MPO FL http://www.volusiacountympo.com/ Daytona Beach--Port Orange, FL (part)
Florida Ocala - Marion County Transportation Plan FL http://www.ocalamariontpo.org/ Ocala, FL
Florida Metropolitan Transportation Planning Organ MTPO FL http://www.ncfrpc.org/mtpo/ Gainesville, FL
Midwest Radcliff-Elizabethtown MPO KY http://www.ltadd.org/ced-mpo.shtml Radcliff-Elizabethtown, KY
Midwest Louisville Area MPO KY http://www.kipda.org/transport/ Louisville, KY--IN
Midwest KYOVA Interstate Planning Commission KYOVA WV http://www.wvs.state.wv.us/kyova/ Huntington, WV--KY--OH (WV-OH part)
Midwest Ashland Area MPO KY http://www.fivco.org Huntington, KY--OH--WV (KY part)
Midwest Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky MPO OH http://www.oki.org/transportation/index.html Cincinnati, OH--KY--IN
Midwest Columbus Area MPO CAMPO IN http://campo.in.gov/index.php Columbus, IN
Midwest Morgantown-Monongalia County Transportation MMCTPO WV http://www.plantogether.org/ Morgantown, WV
Midwest Indianapolis MPO IN http://www.indympo.org/home.htm Indianapolis, IN
Midwest Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission MVRPC OH http://www.mvrpc.org/tr/ Dayton, OH (part)
Midwest Clark County-Springfield Transportation St OH http://www.donet.com/~clarktcc/ Springfield, OH
Midwest Belmont-Ohio-Marshall Transportation Study BOMTS WV http://www.belomar.org/trans.htm Wheeling, WV--OH (part)
Midwest Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission MORPC OH http://www.morpc.org/web/transportation/transportationmain.htm Columbus, OH (part)
Midwest Licking County Area Transportation Study LCATS OH http://www.lcats.org/main.asp Newark, OH
Midwest Madison County COG MCCOG IN http://www.mccog.net/transportation.htm Anderson, IN (part)
Midwest Delaware-Muncie Metropolitan Plan Commission DMMPC IN http://www.co.delaware.in.us/departments/PlanCommission2/ Muncie, IN
Midwest Brook-Hancock-Jefferson Metropolitan Planning Commission BHJMPC OH http://www.bhjmpc.org/ Weirton--Steubenville, OH--WV--PA (OH--WV part)
Midwest Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission SPC PA http://www.spcregion.org/trans.shtml Pittsburgh, PA
Midwest Cambria County MPO PA http://www.co.cambria.pa.us/cambria/cwp/view.asp?A=3&Q=499754 Johnstown, PA (part)
Midwest Kokomo & Howard County Governmental Coordination KHCGCC IN http://www.kokomompo.com/ Kokomo, IN (part)
Midwest Richland County Regional Planning Commission RCRPC OH http://www.rcrpc.org Mansfield, OH
Midwest Stark County Area Transportation Study SCATS OH http://www.rpc.co.stark.oh.us/ Canton, OH
Midwest Akron Metropolitan Area Transportation Stu AMATS OH http://ci.akron.oh.us/AMATS/ Akron, OH (part)
Midwest Kankakee County Regional Planning Commission KCRPC IL http://planning.k3county.net/transportation.htm Kankakee, IL
Midwest Eastgate Regional COG EASTGATE OH http://www.eastgatecog.org/ Youngstown, OH--PA (part)
Midwest Shenango Valley Area Transportation Study SVATS PA http://www.mcrpc.com/mpo.htm Youngstown, OH--PA (PA part)
Midwest Policy Committee of the Erie Regional Plan OH http://www.erie-county-ohio.net/planning/mpo.htm Sandusky, OH
Midwest Northeast Ohio Areawide Coordinating Agency NOACA OH http://www.noaca.org Cleveland, OH (part)
Midwest Toledo Metropolitan Area COG TMACOG OH http://www.tmacog.org/tran_body.htm Toledo OH--MI (part)
Midwest Northwest Indiana Regional Planning Commission NIRPC IN http://www.nirpc.org/ Chicago, IL--IN (IN part)
Midwest Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning CMAP IL http://www.cmap.illinois.gov Chicago, IL--IN (IL part)
Midwest DeKalb Area Transportation Study IL http://www.cityofdekalb.com/ComDev/DSATS.htm DeKalb, IL
Midwest Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study KATS MI http://www.katsmpo.org/ Kalamazoo, MI
Midwest Region 2 Planning Commission R2PC MI http://www.region2planning.com/ Jackson, MI
Midwest Rockford Area Transportation Study RATS IL http://www.ci.rockford.il.us/government/works/index.cfm?section=planning[amp]id=977 Rockford, IL
Midwest Battle Creek Area Transportation Study BCATS MI Battle Creek, MI (part)
Midwest Southeast Michigan COG SEMCOG MI http://www.semcog.org/TranPlan/ Detroit, MI
Midwest State Line Area Transportation Study SLATS WI http://www.ci.beloit.wi.us/ Beloit, WI--IL
Midwest Janesville Area MPO WI http://www.ci.janesville.wi.us/citysite/DeptHome.aspx?Dept=planning Janesville, WI
Midwest Tri-County Regional Planning Commission TCRPC MI http://www.tri-co.org/ Lansing, MI (part)
Midwest Macatawa Area Coordinating Council MACC MI http://www.the-macc.org/transportation.asp Holland, MI
Midwest Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission SEWRPC WI http://www.sewrpc.org/ Milwaukee, WI (part)
Midwest Grand Valley Metropolitan Council GVMC MI http://www.gvmc.org/transportation/index.shtml Grand Rapids, MI (part)
Midwest Genesee County Metropolitan Planning Commission GCMPC MI http://www.co.genesee.mi.us/gcmpc-plan/Index.htm Flint, MI (part)
Midwest Madison Area MPO WI http://www.madisonareampo.org/ Madison, WI
Midwest Western Michigan Shoreline Regional Development WMSRDC MI http://www.wmsrdc.org Muskegon, MI
Midwest Saginaw Metropolitan Area Transportation Study SMATS MI http://www.saginawcounty.com/SCPlanning/smats.htm Saginaw, MI
Midwest Bay City Area Transportation Study BCATS MI http://www.co.bay.mi.us/bay/home.nsf/Public/Transportation_Planning_Division.htm Bay City, MI
Northeast Midstate Regional Planning Agency MRPA CT http://www.midstaterpa.org/13.html Hartford, CT (part)
Northeast Council of Governments of the Central Naug COGCNV CT http://www.cogcnv.org Waterbury, CT (part)
Northeast Central Connecticut Regional Planning Agency CCRPA CT http://www.ccrpa.org/ Hartford, CT (part)
Northeast State Planning Council SPC RI http://www.planning.state.ri.us/transportation/default.htm Providence, RI (part)
Northeast Cape Cod MPO MA http://www.gocapecod.org/ Barnstable Town, MA (part)
Northeast Poughkeepsie-Dutchess County Transportation PDCTC NY http://www.dutchessny.gov/pdctc.htm Poughkeepsie--Newburgh, NY (part)
Northeast Southeastern Regional Planning & Economic SRPEDD MA http://www.srpedd.org/ New Bedford, MA
Northeast Capital Region COG CRCOG CT http://www.crcog.org/ Hartford, CT (part)
Northeast Ulster County Transportation Council UCTC NY http://www.co.ulster.ny.us/planning/tran.html Kingston, NY
Northeast Old Colony MPO MA http://www.ocpcrpa.org/ Boston, MA--NH (part)
Northeast Binghamton Metropolitan Transportation Stu BMTS NY http://www.gobroomecounty.com/departments/BMTS.php Binghamton, NY--PA (NY part)
Northeast Elmira-Chemung Transportation Council ECTC NY http://www.elmirampo.org/ Elmira, NY
Northeast Pioneer Valley MPO PVMPO MA http://www.pvpc.org/web-content/html/trans/trans_index.html Springfield, MA--CT (MA part)
Northeast Central Massachusetts MPO MA http://www.cmrpc.org/ Worcester, MA--CT (part)
Northeast Boston MPO MA http://www.ctps.org/bostonmpo/ Boston, MA--NH (part)
Northeast Berkshire MPO MA http://berkshireplanning.org/3/ Pittsfield, MA
Northeast Montachusett MPO MMPO MA http://www.mrpc.org/ Leominster--Fitchburg, MA (part)
Northeast Northern Middlesex MPO NMMPO MA http://www.nmcog.org Boston, MA--NH (part)
Northeast Merrimack Valley MPO MVMPO MA http://www.mvpc.org Boston, MA--NH (part)
Northeast Nashua Regional Planning Commission NRPC NH http://www.nashuarpc.org/transportation/ Nashua, NH (part)
Northeast Capital District Transportation Committee CDTC NY http://www.cdtcmpo.org Albany NY
Northeast Rockingham Planning Commission RPC NH http://www.rpc-nh.org/ Boston, MA--NH (part)
Northeast Southern New Hampshire Planning Commission SNHPC NH http://www.snhpc.org Manchester, NH (part)
Northeast Syracuse Metropolitan Transportation Council SMTC NY http://www.smtcmpo.org/ Syracuse, NY
Northeast Kittery Area Comprehensive Transportation KACTS ME http://www.smrpc.org/transportation/kacts/kacts.htm Dover--Rochester,NH--ME(ME part)
Northeast Strafford Regional Planning Commission SRPC NH http://www.strafford.org/ Dover--Rochester, NH--ME (NH part)
Northeast Herkimer-Oneida Counties Transportation St HOCTS NY http://www.ocgov.net/hoctsmpo/transportation.html Utica, NY
Piedmont Columbus-Phenix City Transportation Study C-PCTS GA http://www.columbusga.com/MPO/CPCMPO.html Columbus, GA--AL (part)
Piedmont Auburn - Opelika MPO AL http://www.alarc.org/lrcog/mpo.html Auburn, AL
Piedmont Tuscaloosa Area MPO AL http://www.warc.info/mpo.php Tuscaloosa, AL
Piedmont Birmingham MPO BHAMMPO AL http://www.bhammpo.org/ Birmingham, AL
Piedmont Calhoun Area Transportation Study AL http://www.earpdc.org/default.aspx?id=53 Anniston, AL
Piedmont Atlanta Regional Commission ARC GA http://www.atlantaregional.com Atlanta, GA (part)
Piedmont Madison Athens-Clarke Oconee Regional Tran MACORTS GA http://www.athensclarkecounty.com/%7Eplanningdept/acorts/index.html Athens--Clarke County, GA (part)
Piedmont Gadsden-Etowah MPO AL http://www.cityofgadsden.com/Default.asp?ID=255 Gadsden, AL
Piedmont Floyd-Rome Urban Transportation Study FRUTS GA http://www.romega.us/departments/planningcom.asp Rome, GA
Piedmont Gainesville-Hall MPO GHMPO GA http://www.ghmpo.org/ Gainesville, GA (part)
Piedmont Anderson Area Transportation Study ANATS SC http://www.cityofandersonsc.com/departments/planning_ and_transportation_division/transportation/anats/index.html Anderson, SC
Piedmont Decatur MPO AL http://www.narcog.org/MPO.htm Decatur, AL
Piedmont Huntsville Area Transportation Study HATS AL http://www.ci.huntsville.al.us/Planning/mpo.htm Hunstville, AL
Piedmont Dalton-Whitfield County MPO GA http://www.ngrdc.org/mpohome.html Dalton, GA (part)
Piedmont Greenville-Pickens Area Transportation Stu GPATS SC http://www.greenvilleplanning.com/ transportation_planning/grats/index.htm Greenville, SC
Piedmont Rock Hill-Fort Mill Area Transportation St RFATS SC http://www.cityofrockhill.com/planning/RFATS.asp Rock Hill, SC
Piedmont Spartanburg Area Transportation Study SPATS SC http://www.co.spartanburg.sc.us /govt/depts/pln/spats/index.htm Spartanburg, SC
Piedmont Fayetteville Area MPO FAMPO NC http://www.fampo.org/ Fayetteville, NC
Piedmont Chattanooga Urban Area MPO TN http://www.chcrpa.org/TPO.htm Chattanooga, TN--GA (part)
Piedmont Mecklenburg-Union MPO MUMPO NC http://www.mumpo.org/ Charlotte, NC (part)
Piedmont Cleveland Area MPO TN http://www.cityofclevelandtn.com/MPO/mpo.htm Cleveland, TN
Piedmont Gaston Urban Area MPO GUAMPO NC http://www.cityofgastonia.com/dept/planning /trans/trans.cfm Gastonia, NC (part)
Piedmont Cabarrus-South Rowan Urban Area MPO CSRMPO NC http://www.crmpo.org Concord, NC
Piedmont Capital Area MPO CAMPO NC http://www.raleigh-nc.org/campo/Index.htm Raleigh, NC (part)
Piedmont High Point Urban Area MPO HPMPO NC http://tocfs2.ci.high-point.nc.us/HPMPO/default.htm High Point, NC
Piedmont Rocky Mount Urban Area MPO NC http://www.ci.rocky-mount.nc.us /engineering/mpo.html Rocky Mount, NC
Piedmont Durham-Chapel Hill-Carrboro MPO DCHCMPO NC http://www.dchcmpo.org/ Durham, NC (part)
Piedmont Burlington-Graham MPO BGMPO NC http://www.mpo.burlington.nc.us/ Burlington, NC
Piedmont Greensboro Urban Area MPO GUAMPO NC http://www.greensboro-nc.gov/Departments /GDOT/divisions/planning/metro/ Greensboro, NC (part)
Piedmont Winston-Salem Urban Area MPO NC http://www.cityofws.org/Home/Departments/ Transportation/Planning/Articles/MPO Winston-Salem, NC
Texas Houston-Galveston Area Council H-GAC TX http://www.h-gac.com/HGAC/Departments/ Transportation/default.htm Houston, TX
Texas Jefferson-Orange-Hardin Regional Transport JOHRTS TX http://www.setrpc.org/index.php?option=com_content[amp]task=view[amp]id=84[amp]Itemid=3 Beaumont, TX
Texas Capital Area MPO CAMPO TX http://www.campotexas.org/ Austin, TX
Texas Bryan-College Station MPO BCSMPO TX http://www.bcsmpo.org/ College Station--Bryan, TX
Texas Killeen-Temple Urban Transportation Study KTUDS TX http://www.ktuts.org/ Killeen, TX
Texas Waco MPO TX http://www.waco-texas.com/mpo.htm Waco, TX
Texas North Central Texas COG NCTCOG TX http://www.nctcog.org/trans/index.asp Dallas--Fort Worth--Arlington, TX
Texas Sherman-Denison MPO TX http://www.sdmpo.org/ Sherman, TX
Updated: 09/19/2013
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