Preface

A RESOLUTION OF THE MACON AREA TRANSPORTATION STUDY
POLICY COMMITTEE APPROVING
THE FY 2018-2021 TRANSPORTATION IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM

WHEREAS, it is the objective of the Macon Area Transportation Study (MATS) to maintain a continuing, cooperative and comprehensive transportation planning process which results in plans and programs consistent with comprehensively planned development of the urbanized area; and

WHEREAS, under 23 CFR 450.326(a), MATS is directed to develop, in cooperation with Georgia Dept. of Transportation, Macon Transit Authority and Middle Georgia Regional Commission (in their capacity as transit program managers for Jones County), a Transportation Improvement Program covering at least 4 years; and

WHEREAS the MATS Policy Committee has amended the 2040 Long Range Transportation Plan to reflect updated project cost information provided by Georgia Department of Transportation on projects previously approved by the MATS Policy Committee; and

WHEREAS the FY 2018-2021 Transportation Improvement Program is a list of activities related to a subset of projects listed in the MATS 2040 Long Range Transportation Plan; and

WHEREAS the MATS Policy Committee finds that the FY 2018-2021 Transportation Improvement Program meets all applicable requirements;

BE IT RESOLVED that the MATS Policy Committee, the forum for cooperative transportation decision-making by locally elected officials in the Macon urban area, does hereby approve the FY 2018-2021 Transportation Improvement Program

Adopted by the MATS Policy Committee on the _____day of August 2017.

 

By:___________________________________

 

 

PROJECTS BY GEORGIA DEPT. OF TRANSPORTATION
PROJECT ID
NUMBER
LRTP Project Number Project Description
0009861 Houston Rd (US 41/SR 11/SR 49) @ Rocky Creek & Tobesofkee Creek
0012701 I-16 Westbound FROM I-75 TO Walnut Creek – Phase V
0013712 SR 11/SR 49/US 41@ Norfolk Southern Railroad (1.4 miles south
of Macon)
0013921 I-475 @ CR 742/Tucker Rd (2 miles west of Macon)
0013929 I-75@SR 87/US 23
0014072 I-16 Eastbound & Westbound @ Walnut Creek
0014895 SR 247@Norfolk Southern Railroad
0014896 Bass Rd. @ Norfolk Southern Railroad
0014897 I-16 Eastbound & Westbound @ Ocmulgee River Overflow
0014898 Oglethorpe St. @ Norfolk Southern Railroad in Macon
0014899 College St. @ Norfolk Southern Railroad in Macon
311005 I-16 Eastbound FROM I-75 TO Walnut Creek – Phase IV
Lump Sum Projects Project Description
DNR-1 Recreational Trails
MCN-72 Roadway Lighting
MCN-75 Roadway Maintenance – Any Area
MCN-76 Bridge Painting (Surface Transportation Program)
MCN-77 Railroad Protection Devices
MCN-78 Railroad Hazards Elimination Funds
MCN-80 Road Maintenance – National Highway System
MCN-82 Bridge Painting (Interstate)
MCN-85 Traffic Control Devices
MCN-88 Wetland Mitigation
MCN-89 Rights-Of-Way Protective Buying
MCN-101 Construction Management
MCN-102 Operations
MCN-117 Traffic Control Devices – NHS
MCN-121 Low Impact Bridges
MCN-TEA-1  Transportation Enhancements
PROJECTS ALPHABETICALLY, BY NAME
Project Number Project Description
LRTP 0014896 Bass Rd. @ Norfolk Southern Railroad
MCN-82* Bridge Painting (Interstate)
MCN-76* Bridge Painting (Surface Transportation Program)
LRTP 0014899 College St. @ Norfolk Southern Railroad in Macon
MCN-101* Construction Management
LRTP 0009861 Houston Rd (US 41/SR 11/SR 49) @ Rocky Creek & Tobesofkee Creek
LRTP 311005 I-16 Eastbound FROM I-75 TO Walnut Creek – Phase IV
LRTP 0012701 I-16 Westbound FROM I-75 TO Walnut Creek – Phase V
LRTP 0014897 I-16 Eastbound & Westbound @ Ocmulgee River Overflow
LRTP 0014072 I-16 Eastbound & Westbound @ Walnut Creek
LRTP 0013921 I-475 @ CR 742/Tucker RD. (2 miles west of Macon)
LRTP 0013929 I-75@SR 87/US 23
MCN-121* Low Impact Bridges
LRTP 0014898 Oglethorpe St. @ Norfolk Southern Railroad in Macon
MCN-102* Operations
MCN-78* Railroad Hazards Elimination Funds
MCN-77* Railroad Protection Devices
DNR-1* Recreational Trails
MCN-89* Rights-Of-Way Protective Buying
MCN-72* Roadway Lighting
MCN-75* Road Maintenance – Any Area
MCN-80* Road Maintenance – National Hwy System
MCN-79* Safety Projects
LRTP 0013712 SR 11/SR 49/US 41@ Norfolk Southern Railroad (1.4 miles south of Macon)
LRTP 0014895 SR 247@Norfolk Southern Railroad
MCN-85* Traffic Control Devices
MCN-117* Traffic Control Devices – NHS
MCN-TEA-1* Transportation Enhancements
MCN-88* Wetland Mitigation
* Lump Sum Funding Category
Figure 1-1 Overview of the MATS MPO
Figure 1-1 Overview of the MATS MPO Region