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Promoting transportation systems that efficiently maximize the mobility of people and goods with minimal negative impact.
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Welcome to transportation planning within the Sherman - Denison, Texas urban area. We are located 70 miles north of Dallas along the Red River which separates Texas and Oklahoma. Home to beautiful Lake Texoma and Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge.
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HEREThe next meeting of the TAC/MTP Subcommittee will be on Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 starting at 9:00 AM at the TxDOT Sherman office located at 3904 US 75 in Sherman, TX.  Click HERE to see the full agenda packet.

 
The next meeting of the Sherman-Denison MPO Policy Committee will be on Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 8:30 at the Grayson County Courthouse Commissioners' Court.  Please continue to check this site for further updates.


Public Meetings:
The next public meeting for the MTP will take place on September 9th.  Please click here for details.
TAPS - is located at: 6104 Texoma Pkwy, Sherman TX 75090
Information about TAPS can be found by clicking on the link above or by calling 1-800-256-0911
Service for the express bus (TEX) from the Sherman - Denison area to Plano DART has started!! (800) 256-0911
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Technical Advisory Committee - 9:00a
Wednesday, October 01, 2014
Policy Board Meeting - 8:30a
THE SHERMAN-DENISON MPO IS UPDATING ITS METROPOLITAN TRANSPORTATION PLAN
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This update is a critical activity undertaken by your MPO every five years.  The link below will take you to the MTP webpage which includes the process and timeline as well as information on how you can get involved. This effort will define the transportation priorities for the MPO over the next 5 years.  

On our MTP webpage we have provided updates on the Survey results and a summary of the May 1st, 2014 Public Meeting.

Please click HERE to go to the MTP webpage and to get involved and thank you for your time.



On September 9, 2014 your MPO will host a public meeting at the Pottsboro City Hall located at:

528 East FM 120
Pottsboro, TX 75076

The meeting will start at 6:00 PM with a short presentation at 6:30 PM.  Staff will be on hand to answer any questions you might have.  We're looking forward to seeing you there.  

Click HERE to see the official public notice.


2015-2018 TRANSPORTATION IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM (TIP) 
The 2015-2018 Transportation Improvement Program was adopted by the Sherman-Denison MPO Policy Board on Wednesday, June 4th, 2014. Click HERE to see the approved document.

Your MPO staff has put together a presentation explaining what the TIP is and providing information on specific projects. 
Click here to see the presentation.

Reports, Articles and Topical Data of Interest

RECENT ARTICLE ON LOCAL CONGESTION:

Click here to read a recent Herald Democrat article on local congestion. 


STATUS OF PROJECTS IN THE 2013-2016 TRANSPORTATION IMPROVEMENT PLAN
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The Texas Department of Transportation tracks all of its projects on an ongoing basis.  To find out the status of projects in the Sherman-Denison MPO area and contained in the TIP click on the link below:
TIP Projects

Additional Information Available Online:
  • Want to know the latest recalls from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration? Click here to open the link!

  • Curious about basic transportation statistics and trends?  Click here to see the 2013 Pocket Guide published by the Bureau of Transportation Statistics!

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Presentations

MPO staff will occasionally place presentations below that might be of interest to the public-at-large and/or MPO Board or TAC members.

To see a brief presentation on how MPOs came to be click here