About NYMTC

The New York Metropolitan Transportation Council (NYMTC) is a regional council of governments that is the Metropolitan Planning Organization for New York City, Long Island and the lower Hudson Valley. 

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The NYMTC Region

The 10-county region — including the 5 boroughs of NYC, plus Nassau, Suffolk, Westchester, Putnam and Rockland counties — is home to more than 12 million people.
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Comment Periods
  • Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) Public Comment Period Opens March 15th

    The New York Metropolitan Transportation Council (NYMTC) announces a public comment period for proposed amendments to the Federal Fiscal Years (FFY) 2017-2021 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). Read more→


News & Events
  • NYMTC’s Annual Meeting and Annual Report
    NYMTC’s Annual Meeting was held on Wednesday February 22nd at the Kimmel Center at New York University. Read more→

  • NYMTC’s Annual Listing of Obligated Projects are now available
    NYMTC’s Annual Listing of Obligated Projects for the federal fiscal year which ended September 30, 2016 is now available here

  • Delegation from Department of Land and Resource of Chinese Henan Province visits NYMTC
    NYMTC’s staff, along with staff from its member agencies, hosted a peer exchange on January 17, 2017, with a delegation from China. Read more→

  • NYMTC hosts delegation from City of Tokyo
    NYMTC hosted a peer exchange meeting with Japanese delegation on January 17, 2017, to discuss technical issues. Read more→

  • New Executive Director Appointed
    New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) Commissioner Matthew J. Driscoll and Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell announced the appointment of Jose M. Rivera as the Executive Director of the New York Metropolitan Transportation Council (NYMTC).   Read more→
  • Language Access Services Now Available
    As a step toward a more inclusive planning process, our Language Access Program provides translation services for people who are not fluent in English. Launched April 1st, the program is a further enhancement to NYMTC's public involvement efforts.

Upcoming Meetings

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