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The MPO BOARD

The Broward MPO is a transportation policy-making board comprised of 19 voting members including representatives from the South Florida Regional Transportation Authority/Tri-Rail (SFRTA), the Broward County School Board, and three Broward County Commissioners. There are an additional 18 Alternate members of the board, who have voting rights when others are absent. The MPO is responsible for transportation planning and funding allocation in Broward County. The Broward MPO works with the public, planning organizations, government agencies, elected officials, and community groups to develop transportation plans.

The MPO Board meets on the second Thursday of every month in the MPO Board Room, located in the Trade Centre South Building at 100 West Cypress Creek Road, Suite 850, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309-2112 at 9:30 a.m. These meetings are open to the public and participation is encouraged.

 


TECHNICAL COORDINATING COMMITTEE (TCC)   

The Broward MPO established the Technical Coordinating Committee (TCC) to advise and provide expertise for the MPO's decision making process and to provide valuable assessment for MPO plans and programs.

The TCC is comprised of 29 technical staff members and 1 non-voting member. This membership consists primarily of engineers, planners, and other professionals who represent Broward County local governments and transportation agencies.

The TCC serves the Broward MPO in an advisory capacity. They provide recommendations to the MPO based on current scientific information, technical sufficiency, accuracy and completeness of studies, plans, and programs.

The TCC meets on the fourth Wednesday of every month at 2:30 p.m. in the MPO Board Room, located in the Trade Centre South Building at 100 West Cypress Creek Road, Suite 850, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309-2112. These meetings are open to the public and participation is encouraged.

For additional information on how you can become involved please contact the MPO staff at (954) 876-0033.


COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT ROUNDTABLE (CIR)                                                                               

The Community Involvement Roundtable is a committee comprised of representatives and members of the public who are interested in participating in the transportation planning process in Broward County. The members of the CIR represent a broad cross section of Broward's population including members from various cities, towns, and community organizations.

The CIR provides the MPO with valuable insight into local communities and they help to form the urban landscape by acting as a voice for public opinion relating to general transportation issues.

The committee reviews and provides recommendations on transportation plans and programs, taking into consideration the impacts of these plans and programs on their local communities.

The CIR is continually looking for individuals or organizations interested in either serving on the committee or attending regularly scheduled meetings.

The CIR meets on the fourth Wednesday of every month in the MPO Board Room, located in the Trade Centre South Building at 100 West Cypress Creek Road, Suite 850, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309-2112 at 6:00 p.m.

These meetings are open to the public and participation is encouraged.

For additional information on how you can become involved contact MPO staff at (954) 876-0033.


Local Coordinating Board (LCB) for Transportation Disadvantaged Services

The Broward MPO, in coordination with the Local Coordinating Board (LCB) for Transportation Disadvantaged Services, is committed to assisting the transportation disadvantaged persons of Broward County with their transportation needs.

The LCB meets quarterly, in the MPO Board Room, located in the Trade Centre South Building at 100 West Cypress Creek Road, Suite 850, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309-2112 from 2:00PM to 4:00PM. Click here for the MPO meeting calendar.

These meetings are open to the public and your participation is encouraged. For more information about the LCB please call the Broward MPO at (954) 876-0033 or Priscila Clawges directly at (954) 876 0047.

  • Transportation services are provided by Broward County Transit (BCT). 
  • For more information, general assistance and eligibility information call BCT Customer Service at 954 357-8400

 

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