Transportation projects funded through the MATS process must address goals outlined in federal government’s Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (FAST Act), the Georgia 2040 Statewide Transportation Plan, 2015 Statewide Strategic Transportation Plan, and the MATS 2040 Long Range Transportation Plan. These documents guide how MATS projects improve the federal, state, and regional transportation network.
Our long term transportation goals include:
In addition to supporting federal and state goals, our local goals also include:
Promoting strong public involvement in the region’s on-going transportation planning process:
Improving bicycle and pedestrian facilities:
Incorporating Complete Streets concepts into all local street projects supported by MATS: