Hurricane Guides

2021
HURRICANE GUIDE


Learn what to do before, during, and after a storm. The key is having a plan...one that includes preparing your home, getting survival supplies, making sure you safeguard critical documents, ensuring your insurance is up to date, and planning for evacuation.


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2020-2045 METROPOLITAN TRANSPORTATION PLAN (MTP)


The Long-range transportation plan is required to comply with federal and state laws for regional and statewide planning, in order for the region to be eligible for federal transportation funding. The primary purpose of the plan is to develop a strategy for the best use of public funds in achieving community goals.


VIEW 2020-2045 MTP
Link to Harbor Bridge Project website

US 181 HARBOR BRIDGE PROJECT


The project includes replacement of the existing Harbor Bridge and reconstruction of portions of US 181, I-37 and the Crosstown Expressway. The project is now in the final phase which includes the design and construction of the bridge.

When completed, it will be the tallest structure in South Texas and the longest cable stay bridge in the Unites States.


HARBOR BRIDGE WEBSITE
Link to Metropolitan Transportation Plan

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


Link to the Transportation Improvement Program

Short-range plan with anticipated federal funding.


Link to the Unified Planning Work Program

Our comprehensive two-year planning program.


THE CORPUS CHRISTI MPO IS SEEKING PUBLIC INPUT & COMMENTS ON THE FOLLOWING:

DRAFT 2021 PUBLIC PARTICIPATION PLAN (PPP)

The PPP defines the processes that the Corpus Christi MPO will use to provide any interested or potentially impacted citizens with reasonable opportunities to participate in the metropolitan transportation planning and programming processes.

2021 PUBLIC PARTICIPATION PLAN

FY 2021-2024 TRANSPORTATION IMPROVMENT PROGRAM (TIP) AMENDMENT 3

In our discussions with FHWA/FTA and TxDOT, we have determined some changes are needed in order for clarification of the projects and programs contained as part of the FY 2021-2024 TIP document.

FY 2021-2024 TIP AMENDMENT 3

DRAFT 2021 MPO PROGRAM FOR ADDRESSING DISCRIMINATION

One of the requirements of MPOs is verifying that discrimination has not occurred during the distribution of federal funds or from the benefits that accrued from these funds.

PROGRAM FOR ADDRESSING DISCRIMINATION


Public input and comments may be provided in writing, by emailing ccmpo@cctxmpo.us or by regular mail or hand-delivery to the Corpus Christi MPO offices at 602 N. Staples St., Suite 300, Corpus Christi, TX 78401. Public input is invited through July 1, 2021. Public comments may be offered in person, refer to our Public Notice page for dates and times of upcoming meetings.

03 JUNE

TPC MEETING

The Transportation Policy Committee will hold a regular meeting on June 3, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. (CST).

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17 JUNE

TAC MEETING

The Technical Advisory Committee will hold a regular meeting on June 17, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. (CST).

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01 JULY

TPC MEETING

The Transportation Policy Committee will hold a regular meeting on July 1, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. (CST).

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02 JULY

OFFICE CLOSED

In observance of the Fourth of July, MPO offices will closed on Friday, July 2, 2021.

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15 JULY

TAC MEETING

The Technical Advisory Committee will hold a regular meeting on July 15, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. (CST).

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05 AUGUST

TPC MEETING

The Transportation Policy Committee will hold a regular meeting on August 5, 2021 at 2:00 p.m.(CST).

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ABOUT US

Every metropolitan area with a populat-ion 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 Metro-politan Planning Organization is the MPO for the Corpus Christi urbanized area and covers portions of Nueces and San Patricio counties.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

COASTALBEND IN MOTION

Visitors to the Strategic Plan for Active Mobility Phase 1: Bicycle Mobility Plan project website can view/download the Bicycle Mobility Plan (updated regularly), get insight to the public engagement process, view implementation status map depicting the current build-out of the Bicycle Mobility Network and also provide feedback using interactive online tools.

COASTALBEND IN MOTION

TRAFFIC COUNTS PORTAL

The Corpus Christi MPO has created a GIS-based interactive map of local traffic counts within the City of Corpus Christi. Traffic data is collected by the Corpus Christi Traffic Engineering Department. Other layers include Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) annual average daily traffic (AADT) and average daily traffic (ADT) counts on TxDOT-maintained roads.

TRAFFIC COUNTS PORTAL

OZONE FORECAST & ALERTS

Register with TECQ to receive weekly ozone forecast via email, text or social media.

TCEQ OZONE FORECAST

Register with AirNow to receive email or text alerts for ozone action days.

AIRNOW OZONE ALERTS

2021 HURRICANE SEASON - BE PREPARED, DEVELOP A PLAN

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The Atlantic hurricane season extends from June 1st through November 30th. The 2021 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) Climate Prediction Center is forecasting an above-normal season with most likely 13 to 20 named storms, 6 to 10 could become hurricanes, and 3 to 5 major hurricanes.

The tabs below provide life saving information in case our area is threaten by a hurricane or severe weather.

View real-time satellite imagery, of the Atlantic, Caribbean Sea and Gulf of Mexico for cyclone activity.

NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER

A Local Emergency Planning Committee or LEPC, is a partnership between citizens, local government and industry to enhance hazardous materials preparedness. LEPCs are mandated organizations that consist of emergency responders, industry, government, education, media, and community groups.

LOCAL EMERGENCY PLANNING COMMITTEE

If you will need help evacuating in the event of a hurricane, dial 2-1-1. If you have a disability or special health care need and require assistance to get out. If you cannot drive and cannot arrange transportation. If you do not have a vehicle and you have no one else to help you evacuate. Register today!

TRANSPORTATION ASSISTANCE REGISTRY

Learn what protective measures to take before, during and after an emergency. Make a plan and stay informed for emergencies. Build a kit for disasters and make a family communications plan. Department of Homeland Security.

HURRICANE PREPAREDNESS

Citizens should prepare a plan well in advance of an evacuation. Stay informed about weather conditions and advisories. Know Corpus Christi's hurricane evacuation route maps and contraflow plan.

For City of Portland including Aransas Pass and Port Aransas Evacuation Route Map, click HERE

CITY OF CORPUS CHRISTI EVACUATION ROUTES & ZONE MAPS

2021 HURRICANE GUIDE

The official South Texas Hurricane Guide. The time to prepare is now!

ENGLISH GUIDE

Guía Oficial de Texas. Para la temporada de huracanes. ¡El momento para prepararse es ahora!

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