The Permian Basin Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is the federally-designated transportation planning agency for the approximately 600 square miles and more than 275,000 people in the Metropolitan Area.
Serving as a regional partnership among the United States Department of Transportation, Texas Department of Transportation, transit agencies, elected leaders, local planning and development staff and the community across the three county planning area, the MPO leads in the development of the region's short and long-range, transportation planning efforts. The MPO also participates in the continuing discussion about issues such as land use, economic development, resource preservation, safety and security and health as they relate to transportation planning.
Disclaimer: Please be aware that the Permian Basin MPO recently changed its name and is going through the process of updating its documents. All references to Midland Odessa Transportation Organization (MOTOR) Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) refer to the renamed Permian Basin Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO).