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Talk PA Transportation

The State Transportation Commission (STC) and the Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC) partner with the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) to help you understand and get involved in the transportation planning and programming process. The goals of this website are to:

Educate

Pennsylvania has unique transportation planning processes with various tools and resources.

Update

Transportation planning is a dynamic and ongoing process. Talk PA Transportation will keep you up-to-date!

Engage

Your input is important to us and to the future of your transportation system.

Stay Informed

Learn about the latest updates in transportation planning in Pennsylvania.

Take the 2023 Transportation Survey

Take the 2023 Transportation Survey

January 06, 2023

Every two years, the State Transportation Commission (STC) and the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) conduct a statewide survey to gather public feedback on Pennsylvania’s multimodal transportation system as part of the 12-Year Transportation Program update. For the upcoming 2023 Public Outreach Campaign, the STC and PennDOT have launched the survey in advance of the traditional 45-day window in March and April – you can take the survey now!

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Wolf Administration Invests $26 Million in Rail Infrastructure, Supporting Business Development and More Than 340 Jobs Statewide

Wolf Administration Invests $26 Million in Rail Infrastructure, Supporting Business Development and More Than 340 Jobs Statewide

December 16, 2022

Governor Tom Wolf announced the approval of 24 rail freight improvement projects that will enhance freight mobility while creating or sustaining more than 340 jobs across Pennsylvania. The State Transportation Commission voted to approve $26 million through the Rail Transportation Assistance Program (RTAP) and the Rail Freight Assistance Program (RFAP).

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Public Comment Period for the Freight Movement Plan

Public Comment Period for the Freight Movement Plan

September 28, 2022

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) invites you to review and comment on the updated draft 2045 Freight Movement Plan (FMP). The plan is available for public comment from September 21 through October 5, 2022.

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Understand

How it works

Multiple plans and programs are used to evaluate, set goals, select projects, and fund Pennsylvania’s transportation needs.

Transportation Performance Report

The Transportation Performance Report (TPR) explains the progress and needs of Pennsylvania’s transportation system in the most recent two-year period.

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Transportation Improvement Program

Transportation Improvement Programs (TIPs) list planned projects and assign funding over a four-year period. TIPs cover regional projects or statewide initiatives.

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Statewide Transportation Improvement Program

The Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) lists statewide planned projects and assigns funding over a four-year period. It comprises 24 regional TIPs and two statewide TIPs.

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Long-Range Transportation Plan

Long-Range Transportation Plans (LRTP) set policies, visions, and goals over a  20-year period. Statewide and regional LRTPs help guide the planning process.

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12-Year Program

The 12-Year Program (TYP) lists statewide planned projects and assigns funding over at 12-year period. The first four years comprise the STIP.

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Public Participation Plan

The Public Participation Plan (PPP) explains the Statewide LRTP, TYP, STIP, and PPP; the update processes, and public involvement opportunities for each.

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Get Involved

Public Participation Opportunities

Your participation and input are important! There are many opportunities for you to get involved and voice your opinion.