Lake-Sumter Metropolitan Planning Organization

About Your MPO

The Lake-Sumter Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) provides a forum for cooperative decision making concerning transportation issues throughout the urbanized area of Lake and Sumter counties in Florida. As the lead agency for regional transportation planning, the MPO is responsible for the planning of several modes of transportation. This regional planning allows for the allocation of millions of dollars in federal transportation funding annually. The MPO helps citizens speak with one voice to their state and federal legislators on transportation-related issues.

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2045 Long Range Transportation Plan Public Workshop Notice

November 13, 2020
The Lake-Sumter MPO is hosting two virtual public workshops on Monday, November 16, to provide an overview of the 2045 Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP) and to gather feedback from the public. We have scheduled two workshops for your convenience - 4:00 PM and 6:00 PM. Please use the links provided to register.

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LRTP Survey Available for Public Comments

November 13, 2020
The Lake-Sumter MPO is developing its 2045 Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP) which will guide the transportation future of our community. We want to hear your perspective on a number topics related to the plan and have developed a brief survey to provide an opportunity for you to provide your input.

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The Lake-Sumter MPO seeks to improve transportation in both counties for all modes of travel, including mass transit, walking, bicycling, rail, air, as well as the automobile. The MPO prioritizes capital improvements to address the counties' travel needs and allocates federal funding to implement the projects as identified in the LRTP and the TIP.