Public Comment | Bass Rd. Widening

Notice is hereby given that the public comment period has begun for amendments to the FY 2018 – 2021 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) and Long Range Transportation Plan Update (LRTP) for the Macon Area Transportation Study (MATS) region, covering all of Macon-Bibb County, and portions of Jones and Monroe counties.  This amendment concerns a new project for the widening of …

MATS CAC Meeting – 1/8/2020

Please be advised that the meeting for the next Macon Area Transportation Study (MATS) Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) is scheduled for Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. The meeting will be held in the 3rd floor conference room of the Macon-Bibb County Planning and Zoning Commission located at 200 Cherry Street, Suite 300 – Macon Terminal Station, Macon, Georgia.

MATS Air Quality Conformity

When the current LRTP was originally adopted, the MATS area was found to be conforming with all applicable National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) as defined by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.  Previously, the MATS area was designated an Air Quality Maintenance Area under the 1997 NAAQS for Ozone and Particulate Mater of less than 2.5 microns in diameter.  The …