From the Indianapolis Metropolitan Planning Organization | April 9, 2019
2020 - 2023 IRTIP Public Review and Comment
The Indianapolis Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is offering a DRAFT of the 2020-2023 Indianapolis Regional Transportation Improvement Program (IRTIP) for public review and comment now through May 5th. Click here to review the draft.
IndyGo: Red Line Progress by the Numbers
Did you know that as of April 1, IndyGo had replaced over 14,000 linear feet of sidewalk and installed over 200 ADA curb ramps? For more numbers like these
ESN Report: Emerging Mobility Technologies and Trends
Energy Systems Network, an initiative of the Central Indiana Corporate Partnership, released a report examining trends at the intersection of transportation, mobility, and data. The report outlines ways communities can create more equitable and efficient transportation systems using data and technology, and includes case studies communities can learn from.
INDOT Trash Bash
INDOT has announced that the annual Trash Bash! will take place from April 15 - 30. The event brings INDOT crews together with volunteers to clear trash and debris from two-lane state roads. In 2018, crews and volunteers collected 3,457 bags of trash. The agency will also be increasing annual roadside maintenance from $19 million to $57 million to put more resources in cleaning and mowing along state highways.
Arlington Tests the Future of Protected Bike Lanes
Arlington, Virginia has been testing new ways to separate cars from cyclists. The methods include testing out "Wave Delineators" and "BikeRails" instead of the traditional flex posts. These barriers were installed as part of the National Bike Summit, which the neighborhood hosted last month.
UPCOMING IRTC MEETING DATES
Check out the MPO's Calendar for upcoming meeting dates of the Indianapolis Regional Transportation Council and its Committees. All locations are accessible by public transportation.
Administrative Committee - April 26, at 8:30am at IndyGo, 1501 West Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46222
Technical Committee - May 8, at 9am at MIBOR Realtor Association, 1912 N Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN 46202
Policy Committee - May 22, at 9am at MIBOR Realtor Association, 1912 N Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN 46202