2040 Long-Range Plan

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Chapter 1 – Introduction

  • The Metropolitan Planning Organization
  • The Metropolitan Transportation Plan
  • Current Trends Affecting Transportation Planning

Chapter 2 – Plan Development Process

  • Performance-Based Planning Approach
  • Public Involvement Process
  • Stakeholder Consultation and Coordination

Chapter 3 – Goals & Objectives

  • MS Gulf Coast Goals and Objectives
  • Measuring System Performance

Chapter 4 – Environmental Context

  • Environmental Aspects of the MTP
  • Regional Environmental Context
  • Regional Sustainability and Transportation System resilience

Chapter 5 – Population and the Economy

  • Regional Setting of MS Gulf Coast
  • Land Use Patterns and Notable Features
  • Population Change & Economic Trends
  • Commuter Travel Patterns

Chapter 6 – Existing Transportation System

  • Roadways & Bridges
  • Bicycle and Pedestrian Facilities
  • Public Transit System
  • Congestion Management
  • Mobility & Connectivity
  • Freight Transportation
  • Aviation
  • Transportation Safety
  • Security

Chapter 7 – Future Travel Forecast

  • Generalized Approach to Travel Demand Forecasting
  • Land Use and Demographic Forecast
  • Future Transportation System

Chapter 8 – Future Transportation Needs

  • Roadway and Bridge Requirements
  • Bicycle and Pedestrian Facility Needs
  • Public Transit requirements
  • Freight Transportation Needs
  • Aviation Facility Needs

Chapter 9 – Financial analysis

  • Projected Future Transportation Funds

Chapter 10 – Project Development & Prioritization

  • Project Development Process & Evaluation Criteria
  • Prioritization of Transportation Improvement Projects

Chapter 11 – Implementation Plan

Appendix A Project Ranking and Prioritization

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