Triangle Region Air Quality Conformity
Air quality transportation conformity is required by the Clean Air Act (section 176(c) (42 U.S.C. 7506(c)) to ensure that federal funding and approval for transportation projects within the BGMPO urban area are consistent with the air quality goals established by the State Implementation Plan (SIP) and included in the BGMPO Metropolitan Transportation Plan and Metropolitan Transportation Improvement Program. The BGMPO’s adopted Transportation Conformity Determination Report for the 2020-2029 Transportation Improvement Program documents this conformity and can be found here .
This Transportation Conformity Report was prepared by the Triangle J Council of Governments. Individuals from the following agencies contributed their efforts towards the completion of the Transportation Conformity Determination Report.
• NC Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization
•Durham-Chapel Hill-Carrboro Metropolitan Planning Organization
• Burlington-Graham Metropolitan Planning Organization
• NC Department of Transportation
• NC Department of Environmental Quality, Division of Air Quality
• US Federal Highway Administration
• US Federal Transit Administration
• US Environmental Protection Agency
BGMPO FY20-21 Draft Unified Planning Work Program
BURLINGTON – GRAHAM METROPOLITAN PLANNING ORGANIZATION URBAN AREA
2020 - 2021 DRAFT UNIFIED PLANNING WORK PROGRAM
PUBLIC MEETING AND REVIEW PERIOD
The Burlington-Graham Urban Area Transportation Advisory Committee has released the 2020 - 2021 Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) for the Burlington-Graham Metropolitan Planning Organization (BGMPO) for a thirty (30) day public comment period. The UPWP is the BGMPO's work program and annual budget to fund all transportation planning work tasks for the 2020-2021 fiscal year. The Draft BGMPO FY 20-21 UPWP will be available for viewing and public comments from January 30 – February 30, 2020, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at the City of Burlington Department of Transportation, 235 E. Summit Avenue, Burlington, NC 27215. Information is also available online at www.bgmpo.org
Public Comment Period: The publication of this notice opens the public comment period and if no comments are made this will be considered the final notice. A public hearing is scheduled on March 17, 2020 during the regularly scheduled BGMPO TAC Meeting, 5:00 p.m., City of Burlington Municipal Conference Room, 425 S. Lexington Avenue, Burlington, NC. All inquiries may be directed to the BGMPO MPO Administrator at (336) 513.5418 or via email to email@example.com.