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News   |   Sep 12, 2019

MORPC and ODOT Release Central Ohio Transportation Safety Plan

The plan establishes goals and benchmarks for safety improvements, looks at existing trends and critical improvements, and creates a framework for improving safety throughout the region. The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) in collaboration with local,...

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News   |   Aug 18, 2019

MORPC and Local Communities Kick Off Regional Housing Study

Work has begun on a coordinated housing strategy that will develop investment and policy recommendations to support mixed-income neighborhoods and regional growth. The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC), the City of Columbus, Franklin County, and additional...

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News   |   Aug 16, 2019

National Walking Summit Coming to Columbus

With years of experience in pedestrian and bike facilities, safety planning, and sustainability, the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) is especially excited to be partnering with America Walks to bring the National Walking Summit to Columbus on Sept. 24....

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PRESS RELEASE   |   Aug 13, 2019

Fairfield County Joins the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission

Effective January 1, Fairfield County Becomes MORPC's 70th Commission Member The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) approved Fairfield County as its newest member at the August 8 commission meeting. MORPC, a regional council of 70 local governments...

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PRESS RELEASE   |   Aug 13, 2019

Franklin County TID Receives $200,000 Grant from ODOT

Funding to advance construction of the Alum Creek Drive and Rohr Road The newly created Franklin County Transportation Improvement District (TID) received its first grant from the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) Office of Jobs and Commerce...

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FEATURED EVENT
Oct
11
2019
Summit on Sustainability
The Summit on Sustainability is MORPC’s signature environmental conference, bringing hundreds of community leaders together to explore and share sustainable ideas and solutions, and to celebrate individual and collaborative sustainability efforts with the Green Region Awards.
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Upcoming MORPC Meetings
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Sep 23
2:00pm
Energy & Air Quality Working Group
Sep 24
1:00pm
Regional Data Advisory Committee
Sep 25
9:30am
sustainable2050
Sep 26
9:00am
Central Ohio Water Resources Working Group
Sep 26
2:30pm
Franklin County Transportation Improvement District
Sep 30
5:30pm
Community Advisory Committee
Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP)
The Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP) is a long-range planning document that identifies transportation deficiencies, policies, strategies, and projects over the next two decades.
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REVIEW PROJECT
Rickenbacker Area Study
This study looks into the area’s multifaceted existing factors and their growth potential over the next 10 to 20 years.
REVIEW PROJECT
Rapid Speed Transportation Initiative (RSTI)
The Rapid-Speed Transportation Initiative is focused on improving connectivity to Chicago and Pittsburgh through exploration of two transportation technologies, including traditional passenger rail and hyperloop.
REVIEW PROJECT
Franklin County Energy Study
The Franklin County Energy Study provides a data-driven assessment of energy use and production across key sectors of the economy.
REVIEW PROJECT
Insight2050
Insight2050 is a collaborative initiative designed to help communities proactively plan for development and population growth over the next 30+ years that is expected to be dramatically different from the past.
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