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LONG RANGE TRANSPORTATION PLAN (LRTP)

A twenty-year financial look-ahead, which includes a reassessment of all revenues and costs associated with MTA programs and projects. The LRTP assesses future population increases projected for the county and what such increases will mean for future mobility needs. The…

LONG-RANGE ELEMENT (LRE)

As provided in FHWA-UMTA joint regulations governing transportation programming, the LRE of a transportation plan provides for the long-range transportation needs of the urbanized area and identifies new transportation policies and facilities or major changes in existing facilities. It must…