The Richmond Area MPO's voting members include the Town of Ashland, the counties of Charles City, Chesterfield, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, New Kent, Powhatan, the City of Richmond, Capital Region Airport Commission, GRTC Transit System, Richmond Metropolitan Authority, Richmond Regional PDC, and VA Department of Transportation. Non-voting members include: Citizens Transportation Advisory Committee (CTAC), Elderly and Disabled Advisory Committee (EDAC), Federal Highway Administration, Federal Transit Administration, MPO Chairman Citizen Appointees, Ridefinders, Inc., VA Department of Aviation, VA Department of Rail and Public Transportation.
Terms of Service
The purpose of the Richmond Regional Metropolitan Planning Organization Board (MPO) is to perform policy and technical functions for the Richmond Urbanized Area transportation planning process. The policy function is designed to make transportation policies for the Richmond Regional Area Transportation Plan.
The Richmond Area Metropolitan Planning Organization Board serves as the federal and state designated regional transportation planning organization that serves as the forum for cooperative transportation decision-making to assure excellence in mobility and safety within and through the Richmond region.