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The WSUAMPO values your input! Your ideas and views are valuable to the WSUAMPO as it develops plans and allocates funds for improving the region´s transportation system. The MPO encourages public participation and input in all areas of transportation planning.  Below are resources on current event, news, and opportunities for you to get involved.  

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    2020 Federal Certification Review

    The Federal Highway Administration, the Federal Transit Administration and the Environmental Protection Agency want your opinion...READ MORE La Administración Federal de Carreteras, la Administración Federal de Tránsito y la Agencia de Protección...MAS Read more...
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    November 2020 Public Review

    Planners and staff are seeking feedback on the plans up for review by the Winston-Salem Urban Area Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC). The following documents are available at local libraries, online, or can be reviewed in the DOT office. Read more Read more...
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    First & Second Streets Conversion Project to Begin Next Week

    Construction is scheduled to begin Monday, Nov. 9, on the curb improvements required as part of the conversion of First and Second streets downtown to two-way traffic. Read more...
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    On-Street Parking Enforcement Resumes Oct. 5

    The city will resume enforcing on-street parking limits downtown effective Monday, Oct. 5. Parking meters or pay stations must be used if present, and time limits for both metered and unmetered spaces will be enforced. Read more...
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    Broad Street Closing Monday for Asphalt Repair

    Broad Street, between First and Second streets, will be reduced to one northbound lane from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Sept. 21, to repair the asphalt road surface. Both southbound lanes will be closed and a detour set up. Read more...
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    Main Street Closing Saturday for Crane Work

    Main Street between Fourth and Fifth streets will be closed Saturday, Aug. 29, from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Read more...
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    Poplar Street Closing for Signal Pole Replacement

    Poplar Street, between Holly Avenue and 4 1/2 Street, will be closed to through traffic starting at 9 a.m. Monday, Aug. 10, to relocate a traffic signal cabinet and replace the signal pole at the intersection of Fourth and Poplar streets. Read more...
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    Virtual Workshops Scheduled for Pedestrian Plan

    The city will hold two virtual workshops in July to collect public feedback on where the city should make improvements in sidewalks, crosswalks, greenways and other pedestrian infrastructure. Read more...
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    Main Street Closing This Weekend for Street Art Viewing

    The block of Main Street between First and Second streets will be closed from 7 a.m. Saturday, June 20, to 7 a.m. Monday, June 22, at the request of the Arts Council to allow residents to view the street art painted last weekend in the center lane. Read more...
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    Follansbee Road Closing for Sewer Connection

    The 4500 block of Follansbee Road, between Bridgeton Road and Wilmore Drive, will be closed to through traffic Thursday, June 11, and Monday, June 15, to allow a contractor install a sewer connection and repave the road. A detour will be posted. Read more...
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    Feedback Needed on Sidewalks & Other Improvements for Pedestrians

    The city is in the early stages of updating its pedestrian plan and is seeking feedback about the safety, accessibility and comfort of walking routes throughout the city for everyday and recreational trips alike. Read more...
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    Portions of Main and Cemetery Streets Closing for Water Pipe Replacement

    The block of Main Street between Brookstown Avenue and Cemetery Street, as well as the block of Cemetery Street between Main and Liberty streets, will be closed to through traffic starting today, to allow a contractor to replace aging water pipes. Read more...
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    Portions of Liberty and Cemetery Streets Closing for Water Pipe Replacement

    The block of Liberty Street between First and Cemetery streets, as well as the block of Cemetery Street between Main and Liberty streets, will be closed to through traffic starting Tuesday, May 5, to allow a contractor to replace aging water pipes. Read more...
  14. Portions of Brookstown Avenue and Main Street Closing for Sewer Replacement

    The block of Brookstown Avenue between Liberty and Main streets, as well as the block of Main Street south of Brookstown Avenue, will be closed to through traffic starting Monday, April 20, to allow a contractor to replace aging sewer pipes. Read more...
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    Electrical Work to Affect Cherry & Fourth Streets

    The block of Fourth Street between Cherry and Marshall streets will be closed Monday, April 6, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. to allow Duke Energy crews to pull electric cables through manholes. Read more...
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    Fourth Street Closing for Construction Crane

    The block of Fourth Street between Patterson Avenue and Chestnut Street will be closed for five days starting at 7 a.m. Wednesday, April 1, to allow a crane to install glass on a building under construction. Read more...
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    Information Sessions Scheduled on Peacehaven and Polo Road Recommendations

    City transportation officials will hold separate information sessions March 4 and March 5 to allow residents to learn about recommendations for improvements to Peacehaven and Polo roads. Read more...
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    Milling/Repaving Work Scheduled for Robinhood Road

    The portion of Robinhood Road between Buena Vista and Stratford roads is scheduled to be milled and repaved starting at 8 a.m. Monday, March 2, weather permitting. Read more...
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    Bethania Station Road Closure Postponed

    The closure of Bethania Station Road, from Shattalon Drive to Tenney Lane, scheduled for next week has been postponed. Read more...
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    Information Sessions Scheduled on Downtown Two-Way Street Conversions

    City transportation officials will hold four drop-in information sessions starting Thursday, Feb. 27, on plans to convert First, Second, Liberty and Main streets downtown to two-way traffic. Read more...
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    Meadowlark Drive Closing for Stormwater Pipe Repairs

    Meadowlark Drive, between Rosewind Lane and Hundley Road, will be closed to through traffic starting at 6 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, to repair damage to a stormwater pipe. Read more...
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    Akron Drive Extension Update Session Postponed

    The drop-in session for the Akron Drive extension scheduled for tonight has been postponed due to the forecast for winter weather. A new date will be announced later. For more information call CityLink 311. Read more...
  23. "Watch for Me" Campaign Commencing with Education, Then Enforcement

    Winston-Salem’s "Watch for Me" campaign to promote pedestrian and bicycle safety will officially begin Wednesday, Aug. 14, with a public-awareness campaign. Stepped-up enforcement will begin Aug. 26, to coincide with the first day of school. Read more...
  24. Electric Scooters Returning to Winston-Salem

    Electric scooters are scheduled to reappear in Winston-Salem on Friday, Oct. 11, when Zagster, in partnership with Spin, will put out 100 Spin scooters for public use. Read more...
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Winston-Salem Pedestrian Plan Update
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The Winston-Salem Pedestrian Plan, or Walkable Winston-Salem, builds on past efforts to create a new vision for walking throughout the City. The plan will be used by the City of Winston-Salem to prioritize, fund, and implement high-quality pedestrian infrastructure, with supportive programs and policies for walking.  The plan is expected to be completed in January 2021. 


You can get involved by visiting the project website and sharing your ideas through the interactive map. You can use the map to leave comments about where you would like to see new and improved routes, and view comments left by others.

Website:  https://www.winston-salemwalks.com/Contact:  Matthew Burczyk, Bicycle & Pedestrian Coordinator
336-747-6884
mattbk@cityofws.org
Status:  Active

Winston-Salem Urban Area Metropolitan Planning Organization Metropolitan  and Comprehensive Transportation Plan Update (CTP/MTP)
CTP_MTP_UpdateWinston-Salem Urbanized Area Metropolitan Planning Organization is in the process of updating the transportation vision for the region looking twenty-five years out, Making Connections 2045.

The WSUAMPO is responsible for maintaining and updating the MTP every five (5) years. The MTP outlines the MPO’s goals and objectives and addresses transportation-related issues affecting the Winston-Salem Urban Area. The MPO is seeking input from residents and interested stakeholders on the current conditions of the transportation network.

    To learn more about the Metropolitan Transportation Plan, please visit the Making Connections 2045 website at: http://www.wsmtpupdate.com/.


Website:  http://www.wsmtpupdate.com/Contact:  Byron Brown, Principal Planner
336-747-6871
byronb@cityofws.org
Status:  Active

Winston-Salem 5307/5310 Call for Applications
Winston-Salem Transportation logoThe Federal Transit Administration has announced that Winston-Salem Urban Area will received federal transportation funds to assist eligible agencies in meeting the transportation needs of low-income, disabled and elderly persons in the area. The Request for Projects (RFP) process will accept proposals for funding under the Job Access Reverse Commute (JARC, Section 5307) and program and/or the Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities (Section 5310) grant program.

Application Instructions
5307 and 5310 Application
Federal Funding Workshop slides

2020 Call for Projects 5310 and 5307 recording
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Human Services Coordination Plan
Program Management Plan


5310/5307 Advertisement and Schedule
Contact:  Chloe Beatty, Transportation Planner Intern
336-747-6868
chloeb@cityofws.org
Status:  Active

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  1. Wednesday, December 9

    1. Bicycle/Pedestrian/Active Mobility Advisory Committee Meeting will be held virtually via WebEx. Please c...
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  2. Wednesday, January 13

    1. Bicycle/Pedestrian/Active Mobility Advisory Committee Meeting will be held virtually via WebEx. Please c...
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  3. Wednesday, February 10

    1. Bicycle/Pedestrian/Active Mobility Advisory Committee Meeting will be held virtually via WebEx. Please c...
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