From the Indianapolis Metropolitan Planning Organization | January 10, 2020
Public Input Meetings Next Week
for Plainfield Transit Study
Two public meetings have been scheduled for the Guilford Township and Plainfield transit plan. During the meetings, attendees will learn more and provide ideas on potential options for transit. Both meetings will be held at the Guilford Township Community Center at 1500 S. Center Street in Plainfield. Learn more
Apply for MPO/ULI Technical Assistance Grants January 2-31
The MPO is providing financial assistance to support Local Planning Agencies (LPAs) in good standing with the MPO to conduct Technical Assistance Panels with the Urban Land Institute's (ULI) Indiana District Council. The Technical Assistance Program aims to assist LPAs with addressing challenging transportation, land-use, and economic development issues. More information about how to apply, and what projects are eligible for funding can be found here.
School Bus Safety
Winter break has ended and students are back in school, meaning there are school buses back out on the streets. Check out these tips from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration about school bus safety
Staff Spotlight: Sean Northup
Sean Northup has thought in “map view” his entire life—from the early years moving around the country with his family to the formative years spent mastering SimCity. It’s little surprise that the boy who built towns out of boxes, blocks and Legos, and drew maps of cities with his friends would be become an urban planner. Click here for some Q&A to get to know him better.
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 Meeting - January 24 at 9:00 am at IndyGo Board Room, 1501 W Washington St. Indianapolis, IN 46222
Technical Committee Meeting - February 5 at 9:00 am at MIBOR Realtor Association,1912 N Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN 46202
Policy Committee Meeting - February 19 at 9:00 am at the Hornet Park Community Center, 5245 Hornet Park Ave, Beech Grove, IN 46107