Texas State Highway Funding

TEXAS STATE HIGHWAY FUND


On Nov. 3, 2015, Texans will vote on Proposition 7, a constitutional amendment to dedicate portions of revenue from the state’s general sales and use tax as well as from the motor vehicle sales and rental tax to the State Highway Fund for non-tolled projects.


BACKGROUND
Link to the Phase I, Bicycle Mobility website

STRATEGIC PLAN FOR ACTIVE MOBILITY


The Corpus Christi Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is creating a new plan for a cohesive bike and pedestrian network that links key destinations in the Coastal Bend and provides a meaningful and safe transportation alternative. Phase I, Bicycle Mobility, of this Strategic Plan for Active Mobility is underway and will be complete by the end of the year; Phase II, Pedestrian Mobility, will follow in 2016.


GET INVOLVED!
Link to the recently completed Transportation Needs Survey

TRANSPORTATION NEEDS SURVEY


As part of the planning process, we provide transportation information on the condition of our system and then seek public input for improving the transportation network’s performance. The community’s feedback and diverse viewpoints enrich the evaluation and collaboration of our programs in an open and meaningful involvement of interested parties.


SURVEY RESULTS
Link to Metropolitan Transportation Plan

2015-40

Long-range planning over a horizon of 20 or more years.


Link to the Transportation Improvement Program

FY 2015-18

4 year short-range plan projections with anticipated federal funding.


Link to the Unified Planning Work Program

FY 2015

Our comprehensive one-year planning program.


LABOR DAY HOLIDAY

MPO offices will be closed Monday, September 7, 2015 in observance of Labor Day. We will reopen on Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at 8 a.m

ABOUT US

Every metropolitan area with a population of more than 50,000 residents must have a designated Metropolitan Planning Organization for transportation in order to qualify for federal highway or transit assistance. The Corpus Christi Metropolitan Planning Organization is the MPO for the Corpus Christi urbanized area and covers portions of Nueces and San Patricio counties. To learn more about your MPO please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

TRANSPORTATION ALTERNATIVES PROGRAM (TAP) INFORMATION

The Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) was authorized under Map-21 and provides funding for programs and projects that offer opportunities to expand transportation choices and focuses on non-traditional transportation projects. Available funding for FY 2015 is $1.6M and for FY 2016 is $440K.
This ection provides Texas Transportations Commission's guidance, the Implementation and Administration Schedule for FY 2015 & FY 2016 and updated Frequently Asked Questions.

April 30, 2015 - The MPO is pleased to award TAP funds for FY 2015 & FY 2016 projects to the following applicants: City of Corpus Christi, City of Portland, Corpus Christi Regional Transit Authority, Port of Corpus Christi and Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi. For project descriptions and award amounts, click on the button below.

FIND TAP PROGRAM INFORMATION HERE

CORPUS CHRISTI R/UDAT PROJECT

R/UDAT image of the SEA District

The following report provides a narrative summary of the Corpus Christi R/UDAT project, including a series of key recommendations the community can prioritize moving forward to achieve its aspirations for North Beach, the SEA District, the adjacent neighborhoods, the historic downtown, and the surrounding area.

VIEW R/UDAT REPORT

MPO EVENT CALENDAR

Link to MPO Calendar of Events Save MPO meeting events to your personal Google, iCalendar, Outlook and Yahoo calendars.The MPO Event Calendar is updated frequently and includes all regularly scheduled MPO Committees meetings, as well as special meetings, and MPO office holiday closures. The calendar is maintained by MPO Staff and provide up-to-date information. Meeting dates and locations are subject to change, monitor our social media sites.

MPO EVENT CALENDAR

FY 2016

UNIFIED PLANNING WORK PROGRAM

The FY 2016 UPWP was approved by the MPO Transportation Policy Committee (TPC) on August 10, 2015. Effective October 1, 2015.

The UPWP provides funding for the operation and administration of the MPO and supports the work needed to maintain a current and compliant Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) and Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP).


View FY 2016 UPWP
24 APRIL

PHASE I BICYCLE PLAN

The MPO has launched CoastalBendinMotion.org website, part of the Strategic Plan for Active Mobility.

bicycle plan
15 MAY

JOIN IN

Citizens of the Coastal Bend, we want to hear from you! Visit CoastalBendinMotion.org for 3 ways to give input.

share your thoughts
15 JUNE

MTP PROJECT LIST

The 2015-2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP) Project List update, as of June 2, 2015.

project list
14 AUGUST

TPC MINUTES

The Transportation Policy Committee (TPC) Meeting Minutes of August 10th are available for review.

tpc minutes
26 AUGUST

MEETING CANCELLED

The Transportation Policy Committee (TPC) September 3rd meeting has been CANCELLED.

cancellation notice
03 SEPTEMBER

TAC NOTES

The Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) Meeting Notes from August 27th, is available for review.

tac notes