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 January 13th
    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). These actions propose changes to projects throughout the NYMTC area.  The public comment period will begin on Friday, January 13, 2017  and ends at 4 pm Monday, January 23, 2017.
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  • Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) Public Comment Period is now open
    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). These actions propose changes to projects throughout the NYMTC area.  The public comment period will begin on Monday, January 09, 2017  and ends at 4 pm Wednesday, January 18, 2017.
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News & Events

  • 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

  • Public Workshops Completed for NYMTC's New Coordinated Public Transit-Human Services Transportation Plan
    NYMTC has completed ten public workshops throughout its planning area to gather input for the development of the new Coordinated Public Transit-Human Services Transportation Plan. Suggestions and concerns were provided by the approximately 100 riders, stakeholders, human services agencies, and service providers who participated in the workshops. Read more→

  • Student Presentations from the September 11th Memorial Program
    On September 14th, 2016, NYMTC hosted its 10th annual September 11th Memorial Brown Bag Lunch student presentations. September 11th Program Scholars Sabiheh Faghih and Di Liu presented the results of the research they each conducted for NYMTC over the 2015-16 academic year.
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  • Secretary Foxx Visits NYMTC: Highlights Regional Needs & Regional Approaches
    Using his own journey to the meeting as a case-in-point, U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony R. Foxx addressed NYMTC’s principals and their representatives at their Council meeting at the CUNY Graduate Center on September 7, 2016. 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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  • January 19, 2016
    PROGRAM, FINANCE, AND ADMINISTRATION COMMITTEE (PFAC) MEETING

    NYMTC Office 25 Beaver Street, Suite 201, New York, NY 10004.

    NYMTC announces a change in speaker for its January 19th Program, Finance and Administration Committee meeting. Michael Replogle, Deputy Commissioner for Policy with the NYCDOT, will describe his agency’s newly issued Strategic Plan 2016: Safe * Green * Smart * Equitable.

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