• Help Guide Investments Along the South Corridor
    Help Guide Investments Along the South Corridor
    Building on the regional interest to embrace emerging technologies and to expand public transportation options across Middle Tennessee, GNRC, WeGo Public Transit, and TDOT have kicked-off the South Corridor Study to help turn recent transportation plans into shovel ready projects that can modernize area roadways and address growing traffic congestion and safety concerns.
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  • Positioning our value to Middle Tennessee
    Positioning our value to Middle Tennessee
    The Greater Nashville Regional Council (Regional Council or GNRC) is excited to announce that it is rebranding and launching a new web experience this winter! GNRC is evolving; and the new visual identity will better position the Regional Council’s transportation planning services and programs to communities across Middle Tennessee.
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  • Public Participation Plan
    Public Participation Plan
    The Public Participation Plan outlines how residents across Middle Tennessee can get involved in shaping future transportation investments.
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  • Partnership for Improved Regional Collaboration
    Partnership for Improved Regional Collaboration
    On October 1, 2017 the Greater Nashville Regional Council became the sponsor agency for the Nashville Area MPO. This marked the end to 14 months of work between the GNRC and MPO leadership to evaluate ways for Middle Tennessee to better position itself to address our contiuned growth and regional planning needs. Learn more about the process and benefits to the region.
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  • Regional Transportation Plan
    Regional Transportation Plan
    Find out how city and county leaders from around Middle Tennessee plan to invest in our transportation system over the next 25 years.
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About the MPO

The Nashville Area MPO leads in the development of the region's long-range transportation plan and short-range transportation improvement program through a partnership among the U.S. DOT, Tennessee DOT, local elected leadership, local planning and public works directors, the business community, and citizens across the Nashville region.

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News & Notes

  • May 2, 2019
  • Mt. Juliet secures $7.8M in grants for greenways, sidewalks

    Approximately $7.8 million in grant funds have been secured for eight Mt. Juliet greenway and sidewalk projects, most tentatively scheduled to begin construction in the coming months.

    The Mt. Juliet Bicycle, Pedestrian Advisory Committee, which is holding a community bike ride Sunday, helps guide city commissioners on plans for walking, running and bicycling infrastructure improvements.

     

     

  • April 4, 2019
  • pdfGNRC Announces Community Meetings for South Corridor Study
    Building on the regional interest to embrace emerging technologies and to expand public transportation options across Middle Tennessee, the Greater Nashville Regional Council (GNRC), WeGo Public Transit, and TDOT have kicked-off the South Corridor Study to help turn recent transportation plans into shovel ready projects that can modernize area roadways and address growing traffic congestion and safety concerns. 

  • March 21, 2019
  • Will new TDOT projects relieve high traffic volumes in Nashville?
    Residents and visitors alike can feel the struggle of Nashville traffic. But for people who live and work here every day, it seems insurmountable. Commutes that typically took 20 to 30 minutes are now doubled, even tripled in some cases.  TDOT knows the I-24 corridor has reached its limits. 

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