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. Our 10-county region, which includes 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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Transportation Information Gateway (TIG)
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Comment Periods
    Public Comment Period Opens August 21st for Proposed TIP Amendments
    A public comment period opens, August 21st, 2017, for proposed amendments to the Federal Fiscal Years 2017- 2021 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP).  Read more→

News & Events
  • The August 2017 Edition of NYMTC-Notes is now available
    NYMTC-Notes-August 2017_115Click here
    to download
    a copy

  • New York State Department of Transportation Announces Section 5310 Program Opportunity
    The New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) announces that proposals are currently being accepted for the Section 5310 Program (Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities). Approximately $28.7 million is available under this solicitation. Read more→
  • NYMTC's Regional Trends Series: Planning for Automated Vehicles
    Stephen Buckley, P.E., WSP’s (formerly WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff) Northeast Regional Manager of Planning, Environment and Traffic, offered a presentation at the New York Metropolitan Transportation Council (NYMTC) on how regions, transit agencies and cities can better plan for automated vehicles in New York’s transportation System. Read more→
  • NYMTC Council Adopts Plan 2045
    NEW YORK –  The New York Metropolitan Transportation Council (NYMTC) adopted Plan 2045 – its next Regional Transportation Plan and shared vision for the future. With a focus on sustainability, Plan 2045 covers the long-range goals, objectives and needs for the transportation system that connects New York City, Long Island and the lower Hudson Valley. Read more→
  • NYMTC Hosts Peer Exchange Meeting with MPOs, UTRC
    NEW YORK – With the help of the University Transportation Research Center (UTRC), the New York Metropolitan Transportation Council (NYMTC) hosted a Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) Peer Exchange meeting, which included MPOs from Northern Illinois, the Greater Philadelphia Region, the San Francisco Bay Area and Northern New Jersey. Read more→
  • NYMTC Program, Finance and Administration Committee Hears Moynihan Station Presentation, Adopts Various Resolutions
    NEW YORK - During its April 20 meeting, members of the New York Metropolitan Transportation Council's (NYMTC) Program, Finance, and Administration Committee (PFAC) heard a special presentation from Michael Evans, president of the Moynihan Station Development Project. Read more→

  • NYMTC's Freight Transportation Working Group Meeting
    NYMTC’s Freight Transportation Working Group meeting on March 21st featured a presentation on the Metropolitan Resilience Network. Read more→
  • 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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  • September 13, 2017

    NYMTC Brown Bag Discussion:
    Adapting to
    Ride Services


    Bruce Schaller, Principal of Schaller Consulting, will discuss how the expansion of app-based ride services such as Uber and Lyft (also known as Transportation Network Companies or TNCs) are impacting New York’s transportation system.

    New York Metropolitan Transportation Council
    25 Beaver St, Suite 201
    New York, New York 10004


    Meeting will also be available as a Webinar

    Meeting ID: 640 867 660
    Password: BB09132017

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