METROPOLITAN PLANNING ORGANIZATION

Policy Board & Technical Advisory Committee Meetings

The Waco MPO planning process is guided by the MPO Policy Board and the Technical Advisory Committee. Policy Board and Technical Advisory Committee meetings are open to the public. Meeting agendas are posted at least three days prior to the event. For more information concerning a specific agenda item, call (254) 750-5650.

Persons with disabilities who plan to attend these meetings and who may need auxiliary aids or services should contact the MPO at (254) 750-5650 at least 24 hours in advance so that appropriate arrangements can be made.

Policy Board

The Waco MPO Policy Board is tentatively scheduled to meet at 2 p.m. on the third Thursday of each month.

NEXT SCHEDULED MEETING:  September 15, 2022 at 2:00 p.m.  (In Person)

Meeting Location: SOUTH WACO COMMUNITY CENTER, 2815 SPEIGHT AVE, Waco, TX 76711 (map)

AGENDA AND MEETING INFORMATION (September 15, 2022)
     Agenda (available in early September)

MEETING INFORMATION FROM JUNE 16, 2022 MEETING
     
Agenda
     Meeting Packet (61 pages)
     MPO Staff Presentation
     TxDOT Construction Update
     Meeting Recording

PROXY FORM FOR POLICY BOARD MEMBERS
     
Proxy Form (email to mpo@wacotx.gov)

INFORMATION REGARDING SAFE STREETS & ROADS FOR ALL (SS4A) GRANT OPPORTUNITY
 
 Safe Streets & Roads for All (SS4A) Fact Sheet

INFORMATION REGARDING THE LATEST MPO PROCESS REVIEW
     MPO Process Review White Paper - Texas A&M Transportation Institute (TTI), May 2021

Technical Advisory Committee

The Waco MPO Technical Advisory Committee is tentatively scheduled to meet at 2 p.m. on the first Thursday of each month.

NEXT SCHEDULED MEETING:  Thursday, September 1, 2022, 2:00 PM (in person)

Meeting Location: 301 S. 8th St, Suite 100, Waco TX (Waco Transit Admin. Building)

AGENDA AND MEETING INFORMATION
      (available late August)

Information from the June 2, 2022 TAC Meeting:
      Agenda
      Meeting Packet (58 Pages) 
      MPO Staff Presentation
     TxDOT Construction Update
     Meeting Recording

Work Group Meetings

The Waco MPO work groups provide informal stakeholder input into the transportation planning process. 

Bicycle and Pedestrian Work Group

The Bicycle and Pedestrian Work Group is tentatively scheduled to meet each February, May, August and November on the second Wednesday of the month at the Dr. Mae Jackson Development Center, 401 Franklin Avenue, Waco, TX, 76701. 

The role of the Bicycle and Pedestrian Work Group is to improve bicycle and pedestrian mobility within the Waco region, including micromobility and similar human-scale transportation technologies. 

NEXT SCHEDULED MEETING: August 10, 2022 at 10:00 a.m.  

Meeting Location: Dr. Mae Jackson Development Center, 401 Franklin Ave

Meeting Agenda

Join MPO staff and Bike+Ped work group members at the Dr. Mae Jackson Development Center, 401 Franklin Ave, at 9:30 am and walk/bike to Cameron Park. 

Connected and Automated Vehicles Work Group

The purpose of the Connected and Automated Vehicles Work Group is to consider the potential impacts of connected and automated vehicles on transportation planning.

NEXT SCHEDULED MEETING:  TBD

Meeting Location: TBD 

Mobility, Land Use and Transportation Work Group

The purpose of the Mobility, Land Use and Transportation Work Group is to consider land use-transportation connections, its effect on mobility needs of the population, and make recommendations on how to accommodate the future mobility needs of the Waco region in the MPO's long range transportation plan, referred to as the Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP).  

NEXT SCHEDULED MEETING: TBD

Meeting Location: TBD

Citizen's Participation Work Group

The purpose of the Citizen's Participation Work Group is to consider demographic changes in McLennan County, its effect on participatory planning and environmental justice, and make recommendations on how to enhance participation in the development of the MPO's future long range transportation plans, referred to as Metropolitan Transportation Plans (MTP).

NEXT SCHEDULED MEETING: TBD

Meeting Location: TBD