May 18, 2021

For Immediate Release: May 18, 2021
Joe Turner
Communications and Web Manager
Tel: (757) 420-8300
Fax: (757) 523-4881
WHAT: May Meetings of the Hampton Roads Transportation Planning Organization (HRTPO) and Hampton Roads Planning District Commission (HRPDC)

WHEN: Thursday, May 20, 2021
HRTPO 10:30am
HRPDC 12:30pm

WHERE: Pursuant to the declared state of emergency in the Commonwealth of Virginia in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and to protect the public health and safety of the Board and Commission members, staff, and the general public, the HRTPO and HRPDC meetings will be held electronically. 

To view these meetings live, visit the Regional Connection on YouTube. (

Members of the media and public are invited to address the HRTPO and HRPDC. Due to the COVID-19 crisis, interested persons may submit comments to the HRTPO and HRPDC in advance of the meeting by email to or or by phone (757) 366-4370. All comments received 48 hours prior to the meeting will be provided to the HRTPO and HRPDC members and included in the official record.

Please contact the HRPDC/HRTPO Communications and Web Manager at or call 757-420-8300 to request an interview.
Click HERE for the Full Agenda.
The HRTPO will discuss the following topics during its May 2021 meeting. For more information, click the Full Agenda link to the left.

FY 2022 HRTPO Budget

FY 2022 Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP)–Hampton Roads Regional Gateways

2045 Long-Range Transportation Plan (LRTP) Update
Click HERE for the Full Agenda.
The HRPDC will discuss the following topics during its April 2021 meeting. For more information, click the Full Agenda link to the left.

Fiscal Year 2022 Budget

Virginia Coastal Resilience Master Plan Update

Housing and Human Services Program Update and Regional Workforce Housing Grant Opportunity Briefing
About the HRTPO and HRPDC: The HRTPO and HRPDC are regional organizations established to encourage and facilitate cooperation among local, state and federal governments and agencies to address, on a regional basis, problems or issues that transcend jurisdictional boundaries. Comprised of local elected officials and administration officials, and in the case of the HRTPO, state and federal government representatives, these two organizations serve the 1.7 million residents and the 17 jurisdictions of the Hampton Roads region regarding topics such as, Transportation, Economics, Emergency Management, Housing, Planning, and Water Resources.
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Phone: 757.420.8300
Fax: 757.523.4881
TTY: 757.390.2578
The Hampton Roads Planning District Commission (HRPDC) and Hampton Roads Transportation Planning Organization (HRTPO) fully comply with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987, Executive Order 12898 on Environmental Justice, and related nondiscrimination statutes and regulations in all programs and activities. HRPDC's website,, and HRTPO's website,, may be translated into multiple languages. Publications and other public documents can be made available in alternative languages and formats, if requested. HRPDC public meetings are always held in ADA-accessible facilities and in transit-accessible locations when possible. Auxiliary services can be provided to individuals who submit a request at least seven days prior to a meeting. Requests made within seven days will be accommodated to the greatest extent possible. Any person who believes they have been aggrieved by an unlawful discriminatory practice by HRPDC under Title VI has a right to file a formal complaint. Any such complaint may be in writing and filed with HRPDC's Title VI Administrator and/or the appropriate state or federal agency within 180 days of the alleged discriminatory occurrence. For more information on HRPDC's Title VI program, or to obtain a Title VI Complaint Form, please call (757) 420-8300 or email: or