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Transportation Planning

Mountainland is the regional transportation planning group for urban Utah County organized as a Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO). An MPO is formed to allow all transportation related decision makers a voice in the process to plan and fund regional transportation projects. Our partners include all Utah County municipalities, Utah County, the Utah Department of Transportation, the Utah Transit Authority, and the Utah Department of Environmental Quality. Our work includes long and short range forecasting of population, jobs, and travel demand to develop a regional transportation plan. We partner with UDOT, UTA and our local jurisdictions to fund transportation projects and to help our communities with land-use and transportation planning. Our goal is to promote good planning for the proposed 1 million people that will call Utah County home by 2040.

Transportation Planning Highlights

TIP - Transportation Improvement Program
Includes funded regional transportation projects in urban Utah County for the next 4 years.
TransPlan50 Regional Transportation Plan
Planning the transportation system to 2050.
Regional Planning Department
The Metropolitan Planning Organization for urban Utah County. Includes Committees, Bylaws, Public Participation and Work Program.

Mountainland MPO Recertification

Recertification is the process where the MPO certifies to the federal government that it complies with federal law.

MAG Title VI Plan

MAG planning must be done with the involvement and for the benefit of all the region's residents.

UTA RideLink

Provides resources to human service entities to provide transportation for seniors, persons with disabilities, and others.

Air Quality Conditions

Vehicle emissions are now decreasing and will continue to in the future due to a new technology called Tier 3 vehicles and fuels.

MPO Project Selection Process

MAG selection process for awarding transportation projects federal, state, and local funding.

Active Transportation - Trails

Utah County has over 80 miles of paved trails and much more is planned.

Corridor Preservation Program

Funding to identify and acquire land to protect future highway corridors from development.

Transportation Studies

Current and past land use, highway and transit studies.

Utah's Unified Transportation Plan

Statewide transportation plan, includes urban MPO areas and rural areas.

Wasatch Rural Planning Organization

Rural Transportation Planning in Wasatch County.

Documents & Agreements

Click here to view a variety of MAG related documents, agreements, and procedures.