News

  • PUBLIC NOTICE of an FY 2023 – 2027 Transportation Improvement Program Amendment

    October 4, 2022

    Pursuant to the provisions of Chapter 286, Florida Statute, Section 286.0105, Sunshine Law, the Lake-Sumter Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) has scheduled the following for October 2022 read more

  • Public Meeting Notice for MPO Board Meeting June 22, 2022

    June 1, 2022

    The purpose of this notice is to solicit public comments and input on a proposed amendment to the 2045 Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP) and to encourage participation in the adoption of the Transportation Improvement Program process. read more

  • Sumter County Transit Rider Survey

    April 1, 2022

    Please let us know about your ride with Sumter County Transit. Rider input is valuable. Take our Rider Survey and encourage other riders to take the survey too! Thank you. read more

  • Lake County Transit Rider Survey

    April 1, 2022

    Please let us know about your ride with Lake County Transit. Rider input is valuable. Take our Rider Survey and please encourage other riders to take the survey too! Thank you. read more

  • TIP Amendment News Release

    August 11, 2021

    FDOT provides the Lake~Sumter Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) with a database annually in April for developing the MPO’s Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). The database is derived from the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) Tentative Work Program to be adopted on or before July 1. Year one of the TIP and the work program should always match. read more

  • Notice of Public Hearing and Public Review Period

    August 11, 2021

    This News Release serves as legal notice that the Lake~Sumter Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) Governing Board will consider approving the Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) amendment adding $1,998,405, Lake County Section 5307 American Recovery Plan Funds for the current TIP fiscal years 2020/21 – 2024/25 the new approved TIP fiscal years 2021/22 – 2025/26. read more

  • Public Review for the 2021 List of Priority Projects (LOPP)

    June 1, 2021

    The MPO opened the Public hearing for the LOPP on June 2, 2021. The MPO is looking for comments on the draft document. The MPO Board is scheduled to approve the LOPP at their June 23, 2021 meeting. read more

  • Community Workshop Scheduled for the SR 471 Complete Streets Study

    May 26, 2021

    In partnership with the Lake-Sumter Metropolitan Planning Organization and Sumter County, the City of Webster will hold a Community Workshop for the SR 471 Complete Streets Study being performed for SR 471 from CR 478A to CR 730. The workshop will be held on Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at the City of Webster City Hall, 85 E Central Avenue, Webster, FL 33597 read more

  • Notice of May 21, 2021 Opening of the Public Hearing and Public Review Period for the Transportation Improvement Program

    May 20, 2021

    The Lake-Sumter Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) Governing Board will meet on Wednesday, June 23, 2021, at 2 p.m. at the Lake-Sumter MPO, 1300 Citizens Blvd., Suite 175, Leesburg, Florida, 34748. The Board will be approving the MPOs Draft FY 2021/22 – 2025/26 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). The public is encouraged to participate in the adoption of the Transportation Improvement Program process. read more

  • FDOT Has Scheduled a Public Hearing for the Tentative Five Year Work Program

    January 5, 2021

    A Virtual Public Hearing beginning Monday, January 11, 2021 and ending Friday, January 15, 2021 for 24 hours each day will be available beginning Monday, January 11, 2021. read more

  • 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. read more

  • Virtual Priority Projects Workshop

    November 13, 2020

    The Lake-Sumter MPO will be holding a virtual Priority Projects Workshop on Friday, November 20th, at 10:00 AM. Please mark your calendar and plan to attend. This workshop will provide an overview of the process and schedule to develop the 2021 List of Priority Projects (LOPP), direction on how to submit projects for consideration as part of the LOPP, and guidance for developing stronger project application information for greater success. read more

  • 2045 Long Range Transportation Plan Public Workshop Notice

    November 11, 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. read more

  • Lake~Sumter MPO New DRAFT 2045 Long Range Transportation Plan Report

    October 8, 2020

    You’re invited to read and comment on the 2045 Long Range Transportation Plan Report. We’re looking for comments by November 18, 2020. read more