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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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Public Meetings:

Your MPO is hosting two public meetings over the next month.

MTP Public Meeting -
Where? - Sherman Senior Center, 1500 N. Broughton, Sherman, TX
When? - Thursday, May 1st. Doors open at 6:00 PM with a presentation at 6:30

The next meeting of the MTP/TAC will be on Wednesday, April 16 at 9:00 AM at the Sherman Area TxDOT Office located at
3904 US 75 in Sherman, TX.  Click
here to see agenda packet.




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
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 regarding 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.  

Included on the MTP webpage is a survey (in both English and Spanish) to solicit what you, the general public, believes are the transportation needs of the area. 

Please click on the link below to get involved and/or take the survey and thank you for your time.

Click HERE to go to the MTP webpage and/or take the survey.


DRAFT 2015-2018 TRANSPORTATION IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM (TIP) 
The Draft 2015-2018 Transportation Improvement Program is available for review and public comment. Your MPO staff has put together a presentation explaining what the TIP is and providing information on specific projects. The Public Comment period goes until Close of Business on Monday, April 21, 2014.

Click here to see the presentation
Click here to see the full draft document
Reports and Topical Data of Interest

STATUS OF PROJECTS IN THE 2013-2016 TRANSPORTATION IMPROVEMENT PLAN:
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