Regional List of Unfunded Projects Nears Completion, Board to Appoint Working Group to Chart Next Steps
The TPB was briefed on the development of a list of regionally significant transportation projects around the Washington region for which sufficient funding for eventual construction or implementation has yet to be identified.
Remembering Al Grant, COGís First Transportation Planning Director
Al Grant, the first transportation planning director at the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments and the first staff director to the Transportation Planning Board, died in April at the age of 88. At its meeting on June 17, the TPB took a moment to remember Grant and the critical role he played in establishing the TPB as a trusted organization with a reputation for making sound regional planning decisions.
TPB Established as Regionís
MPO 50 Years Ago
On June 30, 1965, the National Capital Region Transportation Planning Board was officially incorporated as the Washington regionís federally designated metropolitan planning organization, or MPO.