Planning Documents

The Longview Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), acting through the City of Longview Planning Department, is responsible for continuing, comprehensive and cooperative transportation planning in the Longview Metropolitan Area as required by Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century (MAP­21).

To conduct this planning process, The Longview MPO has created several documents aimed at both long and short term planning for the greater Longview area.

Latest News

    • Proposed revisions to the 2017-2020 Transportation Improvement Program and the 2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan are currently being considered. A 30-day public comment period is being held from December 7th through January 7th. See the proposed revisions here.
    • The new FM 2275/George Richey Road extension (Phase I) from McCann Road to US 259 in Longview is now open to traffic. Click here for more information.
    • The Longview MPO Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) for FY 2106 and FY 2017 has been revised and is available for review. The UPWP outlines MPO transportation planning activities and studies for a two-year period.
    • The 2017 - 2020 Longview MPO Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) has been adopted and is now available for review. The TIP serves as the MPO's short-range transportation plan. In addition, the MPO completed an administrative revision to the 2015 - 2018 TIP to identify federal and state funding for the mobility project in FY 2016.
    • 2015 traffic count data is now available for the greater Longview area. Traffic count data was gathered in late 2015 and was funded by the Longview Economic Development Corporation. A printable 2015 Traffic Count Map and an 2015 Traffic Count interactive map are now available.
    • Please review our FY 15 Annual Project Listing.  Projects in this report are broken down into four categories: roadway, transit, bicycle & pedestrian and grouped projects.  Click here to see the report.