The Polk Transportation Planning Organization (TPO) approved the Long Range Transportation Plan for 2045 on Dec. 10, 2020.. This plan identifies and addresses future transportation needs and presents a vision for how transportation investments and policies will serve and promote the long term growth management strategy for Polk County.
The Polk Transportation Planning Organization (TPO) works with the Florida Department of Transportation and local governments to plan and fund transportation projects that provide safe, reliable travel for all users.
Having safe, efficient, and reliable travel options are important for creating a thriving community with a strong economy. The Polk LRTP characterizes current and future transportation needs and highlights the various multi-modal recommendations to address those needs in our community.
Over the course of the 2045 LRTP development, the TPO conducted a number of outreach and coordination activities with community stakeholders. To weigh in on future plans, join our Adviser Network.
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Documents will be listed here as they become available.
Final Document: Polk 2045 LRTP Final Report
Amended Document: Polk 2045 LRTP Final Report - Amended 12/09/21
The Polk County Transportation Planning Organization (TPO) updates its Long Range Transportation Plan every five years to ensure that it includes the latest social, demographic, and economic characteristics of our community.