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Promoting transportation systems that efficiently maximize the mobility of people and goods with minimal negative impact.
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Welcome to transportation planning within the Sherman - Denison, Texas urban area. We are located 70 miles north of Dallas along the Red River which separates Texas and Oklahoma. Home to beautiful Lake Texoma and Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge.
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The next meeting of the SDMPO's Policy Board is scheduled for  9:00 AM on Wednesday, June 8th. Click HERE for the full agenda packet.

The next meeting of the SDMPO's Technical Advisory Committee will be at 9:00 AM on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at the Texas Dept. of Transportation Office in Sherman, TX. 


PUBLIC MEETING





TAPS - is located at: 6104 Texoma Pkwy, Sherman TX 75090
Information about TAPS can be found by clicking on the link above or by calling 1-800-256-0911
Service for the express bus (TEX) from the Sherman - Denison area to Plano DART has started!! (800) 256-0911
Click on the image below to read the latest issue of the Texas Transportation Researcher
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SDMPO IS ASKING FOR PUBLIC COMMENT

The Sherman-Denison MPO is undertaking an amendment to the current 2015-2018 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) and has also developed a draft 2017-2020 TIP. These documents are being made available for public review and comment.


Click HERE to see the proposed amendment to 2015-2018 TIP
Click HERE to see the draft 2017-2020 TIP
Reports, Articles and Topical Data of Interest

Below are some articles that might be of interest to MPO members and the general public:

  • TAPS Outlines Financial Recovery - Click HERE
  • Expanding Planning Boundary could Mean for Funding for MPO - Click HERE
  • Sherman Announces Plans for Road Expansion Project - Click HERE
CONGRESS PASSES AND PRESIDENT SIGNS NEW FEDERAL TRANSPORTATION BILL

The new federal transportation bill entitled "Fixing America's Surface Transportation Act" or FAST Act was signed into law by the president on December 4th. The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has developed a website to provide pertinent information to interested parties.

Click HERE to go to the FHWA website.
The Association of MPOs (AMPO) has developed a summary of the FAST Act. To see the summary click HERE.

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To read some interesting transportation facts about the state of Texas click on the image to the right.

Additional Information Available Online:

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  • Curious about basic transportation statistics and trends?  Click on the image to the left and see the 2015 Pocket Guide to Transportation published by the Bureau of Transportation Statistics

  • Want to know the latest recalls from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration? Click here to open the link!



 

STATUS OF PROJECTS IN GRAYSON COUNTY:
The Texas Department of Transportation tracks all of its projects on an ongoing basis.  To find out the status of projects in Grayson County go to the link below and choose "View Highway Projects by", select by county, then choose "Grayson County".
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Presentations

MPO staff will occasionally place presentations below that might be of interest to the public-at-large and/or MPO Board or TAC members.

To see a brief presentation on how MPOs came to be click here 
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