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Find out who we are and what we do for the New York Region.

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Find out who we are and what we do for the New York Region.
2021 Transportation Alternatives Program Solicitation Announced

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2021 Transportation Alternatives Program Solicitation Announced

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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) NYMTC’s Transportation Information Gateway (TIG) is an interactive area where you can locate, visualize, and download data using maps, tables, and charts.
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News & Events

    MTA Announces Virtual Public Meeting Schedule for the Central Business District Tolling Program

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    A schedule of ten virtual public meetings has been announced for the proposed Central Business District Tolling Program. Read more→


    NYMTC’s Program, Finance and Administration Committee (PFAC) Recommends Council Adoption of New Regional Transportation Plan

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    On August 19, 2021, the Program, Finance and Administration Committee (PFAC) of the New York Metropolitan Transportation Council (NYMTC) held a regularly scheduled meeting in a hybrid format in conformance with the New York Open Meetings Law. Read more→


    Moving Forward Public Review Session Recordings Now Available

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    The New York Metropolitan Transportation Council (NYMTC) held a 30-day comment period from June 28, 2021 to July 27, 2021 for its draft Regional Transportation Plan for Federal Fiscal Years 2022-50, titled Moving Forward - Your Region Connected, and the draft 2021 Congestion Management Process (CMP) Status Report. Read more→


    LET’S MOVE LI Website Promotes Active Transportation

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    LET’S MOVE LI launched its website in June to encourage active transportation. Read more→


    Nassau County Surveys Public and Employers about Shared Mobility Management

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    The Nassau County Department of Public Works has launched two surveys for the Nassau County Shared Mobility Management Plan (SMMP) – a public survey for residents and an employer survey for medium-to-large employers in Nassau County. read more→


    FAA Approves La Guardia Airport AirTrain

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    The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued a Record of Decision approving the construction of a $2.1 billion AirTrain to La Guardia Airport. Read more→


    NYC Department of Transportation Seeks Public Input on Streets Plan

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    The New York City Department of Transportation (NYC DOT) is developing the NYC Streets Plan, a five-year transportation plan to improve the safety, accessibility, and quality of the City’s streets for all New Yorkers read more→


    Texas A&M 2021 Urban Mobility Report Available

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    The Texas A&M Transportation Institute with cooperation from INRIX has published the 2021 Urban Mobility Report. read more→


    NYS Traffic Safety Statistical Repository Publishes Crash and Ticket Data

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    The New York State Traffic Safety Statistical Repository (TSSR) has recently published crash and ticket reports. read more→


    MTA Wins Award for Online Subway Map

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    The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) won the Gold Lion award for its “Live Subway Map for Digital Craft” at the 2021 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity.. read more→


    Electric Vehicles on the Market

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    The New York League of Conservation Voters’ “Plug It In, NY” initiative has published a factsheet of the various types and brands of electric vehicles (EVs) currently on the market. read more→


    NYC Department of Transportation Publishes 2021 Mobility Management Resource Guide

    The New York City Department of Transportation has published the 2021 Mobility Management Resource Guide. read more→


    NYC Department of Transportation Launches Electric Vehicle Charging Pilot Program

    The New York City Department of Transportation (NYC DOT) has introduced a pilot program to install curbside electric vehicle (EV) charging stations for public use. read more→


    NYMTC-NOTES Summer 2021 is Now Online

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    The New York Metropolitan Transportation Council (NYMTC) wants to share with you what our agency is working on with its members to keep our transportation system funded and functioning. read more→


    2021 Transportation Alternatives Program Solicitation Announced

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    The New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) has issued a Notice of Funding Availability for project proposals under the Transportation Alternatives Program, or TAP.  read more→


    NYMTC’s Program, Finance and Administration Committee (PFAC) Hosts a Virtual Statewide Public Transportation Update

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    On June 17, 2021, the Program, Finance and Administration Committee (PFAC) of the New York Metropolitan Transportation Council (NYMTC) held a regularly scheduled meeting in an on-line format as allowed under the Governor’s emergency Executive Order 202. read more→


    NYMTC’s Regional Trends Series: Traffic Safety During COVID-19

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    On June 9, 2021, NYMTC’s ongoing Regional Trends Series featured a virtual Brown Bag Lunch presentation by Chuck DeWeese, Assistant Commissioner of Governor Cuomo’s Traffic Safety Committee on Traffic Safety during COVID-19. read more→


    NYMTC’s Regional Trends Series: Route 59 Area Transportation & Land Use Study

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    On May 26, 2021, NYMTC’s ongoing regional trends series featured a virtual brown bag lunch presentation on the Route 59 Area Transportation & Land Use Study in Rockland County, which was funded through the NYMTC Unified Planning Work Program. read more→


    NYMTC’s Regional Trends Series: Westchester, Suffolk, and Nassau Suburban Mobility Studies

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    On April 28, 2021, NYMTC’s ongoing Regional Trends Series featured a well-attended virtual Brown Bag Lunch panel presentation on suburban mobility studies in Westchester, Suffolk, and Nassau counties, many of which have been funded through the NYMTC Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP).read more→


    NYSERDA Announces New York Clean Transportation Competitions

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    The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) has announced three challenges designed to electrify transportation, reduce air pollution, and enhance clean mobility in disadvantaged communities in New York State. read more→


    U.S. Department of Energy Announces $162 Million to Decarbonize Cars and Trucks

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    The U.S. Department of Energy has unveiled two funding opportunities totaling more than $162 million to improve efficiency and reduce carbon emissions among cars, trucks, and off-road vehicles. read more→


    US DOT Announces 5th Round of Alternative Fuel Corridor Designations

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    The US Department of Transportation announced the 5th round of “Alternative Fuel Corridors” designations. 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

NYMTC Brown Bag Virtual Presentation September 11th Memorial Program Student Presentations

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September 15, 2021
@12:00 pm
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COVID-19 Resources

    NYC DCP Spotlights Employment Trends

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    The New York City Department of City Planning (NYC DCP) has published an interactive dashboard that reports employment patters prior to and since COVID-19 in the New York Metro Area. Read more→


    C2SMART Publishes COVID-19
    Data Dashboard

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    C2SMART, a USDOT Tier 1 University Transportation Center is publishing an interactive COVID-19 Data Dashboard to track the impact of the pandemic on transportation systems.
     
    Watch this
    walk-through video

    Read more→


    U.S. Driving in 2020 Lowest in Two Decades

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    The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has just published data showing total U.S. driving fell by 13.2% – from 3.3 trillion Vehicle Miles Travelled (VMT) in 2019 to 2.83 trillion in 2020. This decrease equates to an estimated reduction of nearly 170 million metric tons of carbon dioxide emissions.

    For more information and the latest Traffic Volume Trend data, click below.
    https://bit.ly/30K3Nrb



    APTA and the Transit app Release Ridership Trends Dashboard

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    The American Public Transportation Association (APTA) and the Transit app have released the APTA Ridership Trends dashboard, a new resource providing up-to-date, week-by-week estimations of public transit ridership for agencies across the U.S.  Read more→