About the MPO
The Charlottesville-Albemarle Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is the forum for cooperative transportation decision-making among Charlottesville, Albemarle, state and federal officials. The MPO considers long-range regional projects and combines public input, technical data, and agency collaboration to develop forward-thinking solutions.
Organized for the City of Charlottesville and the urbanized area of Albemarle County immediately surrounding the City, the MPO is responsible for carrying out continuing, cooperative and comprehensive transportation planning and programming process. The MPO coordinates the transportation planning activities of the various transportation-related agencies that have both a direct and indirect impact on the Long Range Plan and Transportation Improvement Program.
Albemarle County Wants to Hear from You! Phase II of the Rio+29 Small Area Plan is focused on developing a land use and transportation plan for the Rio+29 area. A design charrette was held [...]
MPO Policy Board Meeting 4:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 24, 2017 TJPDC Water Street Center - 407 E Water Street, (directly next door to the TJPDC Offices) Full meeting packet For individual items, please click the [...]
MPO Technical Committee 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 16, 2017 TJPDC Water Street Center - 407 E Water Street, (directly next door to the TJPDC Offices) Full meeting packet For individual items, please click the links [...]
The Charlottesville-Albemarle Metropolitan Planning Organization (CA-MPO) will host two public hearings: The Fiscal Year 18 Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) The Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) provides a mechanism for coordinating transportation planning [...]
MPO “Quick Facts”
There are currently three MPO committees. The MPO Policy Board is the governing body of the MPO, and the MPO Technical Committee and Citizen Committee act as advisory groups. These three committees are staffed by the Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission.
Full committee descriptions are available on the MPO Committees page.