News   |   May 9, 2018
Downtown Transit Pass Program Kicking Off
News   |   May 7, 2018
Communities Seek Funding for Transportation Projects
News   |   May 3, 2018
MORPC Relying on Volunteers for Its Bike & Pedestrian Counts
News   |   Apr 24, 2018
Air Quality Awareness Week to Take Place April 30 – May 4


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News   |   Mar 16, 2018

MORPC Begins Work on Its Next Metropolitan Transportation Plan

Every four years, MORPC goes through the process of creating its Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP), and now the work has begun on the 2020-2050 plan. As the metropolitan planning organization (MPO) for the Columbus urbanized area,...
Press Release   |   Mar 15, 2018

Two New Members Join the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission

Franklin Township and Licking County Soil & Water Conservation District The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) has approved Franklin Township (Franklin County) and Licking County Soil & Water Conservation District as new members. “We are pleased...
Press Release   |   Mar 14, 2018

Public Meeting Scheduled for Rickenbacker Area Comprehensive Study

Draft recommendations on housing and infrastructure improvements The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) is hosting a public meeting on the Rickenbacker Area Comprehensive Study on Thursday, March 15, 2018 from 3 – 7 p.m. at the Obetz...
News   |   Mar 8, 2018

It’s Time to Watch for Air Quality Alerts

Although Central Ohio has continued to experience wintry conditions in recent weeks, Ozone Air Quality Alert Season has already started. Higher levels of ozone pollution that come with sun and high temperatures are especially troublesome for those...
Press Release   |   Mar 1, 2018

Chairs Announced to Lead Growth and Mobility Study

Regional Corridor Analysis Study renamed insight2050 Corridor Concepts to reflect direction Insight2050, a partnership of Central Ohio community organizations, announced today that Columbus Council President Shannon Hardin and Steiner & Associates CEO and ULI Columbus Chair Yaromir...
Press Release   |   Feb 27, 2018

Ozone Air Quality Alert Season Starts March 1

Individuals Encouraged to Sign Up for Alerts March 1 marks the start of Air Quality Alert season – a time when ozone and particle pollution can reach unhealthy levels for sensitive groups of individuals. The Mid-Ohio Regional...
News   |   Feb 27, 2018

MORPC Leaders Advocate for the Region in Washington

MORPC’s board and staff leadership recently traveled to Washington, D.C. to share MORPC’s regional priorities with the Central Ohio congressional delegation and attend the annual National Conference on Regions. MORPC serves the fastest-growing region in Ohio, which...
News   |   Feb 23, 2018

Smart Region Task Force to Prepare for Emerging Technologies

Central Ohio communities are furthering their efforts to become a “smart region” by joining together in preparation for smart infrastructure investments. Members of MORPC’s new Smart Region Task Force recently gathered for their first meeting. The...
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