2045 Regional Transit & Specialized Transportation Plans

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About the Plans

The 2045 Transit and Specialized Transportation Plans are the framework for the ongoing development and coordination of both transit services and human services (specialized) transportation for the Pikes Peak region. The plans are dynamic and updated every five years. Mountain Metropolitan Transit (MMT) is leading the development of the transit plan. The Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments (PPACG) is leading the update to the specialized transportation coordination plan. These plan updates will ultimately be incorporated into PPACG’s 2045 Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP).

The transit plan provides guidance for MMT when considering changes in service, frequencies, new projects, and growth of the system.

The specialized plan sets out the evolution of coordination among multiple transit and transportation providers for seniors and individuals with disabilities. This planning process is required by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) for those agencies receiving certain federal funds. 

Updates to both plans were last completed in 2015. Much of the recommendations of the previous plans have been advanced. Review the 2040 Regional Transit and Specialized Transportation Plans here.

Process and Timeline

Activities and Latest News

Stakeholder Advisory Group

The project team has created an Advisory Committee. Invited members of the Advisory Committee include a representative range of community leaders, local governments, mobility advocacy groups, and other critical transit and specialized transportation stakeholders.

The Advisory Committee will conduct their next meeting on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 10:00 AM-12:00 PM 

Location: PPACG, Large Conference Room, 14 South Chestnut Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80905

Public Open Houses

The project team is participating in PPACG’s public open house to discuss the Regional Transportation Plan. Our team will be soliciting feedback on the project themes for potential transit and specialized transportation coordination. Members of the public are invited to attend and provide feedback. The open houses will be:

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 from 4 – 6 p.m.
14 S. Chestnut St

Colorado Springs, CO 80905

Saturday, October 19, 2019 from noon – 2 p.m.
Sand Creek Library, 1821 S. Academy Blvd.

Colorado Springs, CO 80916

If you are not able to attend either open house, you may view the materials presented here. To provide your input, please fill out this questionnaire.

Get Involved

Provide Feedback

The project team would love to hear from you. Please fill out this questionnaire, to provide your input on the draft themes that have been identified to help guide the development of the plans. It is important that these themes align with your priorities for transit in the region!

Questions and Comments

For questions or more information, please email the project team.

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