he Central Lane MPO (CLMPO) serves as the forum for cooperative transportation decision making for the Eugene-Springfield metropolitan area and Coburg. The CLMPO channels federal funding for transportation projects and programs through a sound planning process that is comprehensive, cooperative, and continuing.
There are 5 core functions of an MPO:
Establish a fair and impartial setting for regional decision making.
Evaluate transportation alternatives.
Maintain a long-range transportation plan covering a 20 year planning horizon.
Develop a 3-5 year Transportation Improvement Program and prioritize projects.