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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 Comment
The TIP includes funded regional transportation projects in urban Utah County for the next 4 years and project selection information.
TransPlan50 Regional Transportation Plan
TransPlan50 Development Overview. Please read the plan and leave a comment about what you think.
Regional Planning Department
The Metropolitan Planning Organization for urban Utah County. Includes Committees, Bylaws, Public Participation and Work Program.

UTA RideLink

UTA's Coordinated Mobility Department coordinates and provides resources among human service entities to efficiently maximize transportation for seniors, persons with disabilities, and other groups with unmet transportation needs.

Transplan50 Document - Read and Comment

This document describes the transportation projects that are needed in the next 30 years.

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.

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 RPO

Rural Transportation Planning in Wasatch County.