Unified Planning Work Program

Unifying efforts for the greater good


The Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) outlines transportation planning priorities and work tasks. Preparation of the UPWP is required by the federal transportation legislation. The latest federal transportation legislation is the Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill (BIL) enacted as the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA), which was signed into law on November 15, 2021. The UPWP is also a requirement of the Metropolitan Planning Code of Federal Regulations (23CFR 450.308) of the United States Department of Transportation. The UPWP must present a continuing, cooperative, and comprehensive (the “3C”) approach to transportation planning activities. The UPWP is prepared with cooperation and guidance from federal, state, and local agencies, as well as state & public transportation operators.

FY 2024-25 Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP)

Adopted FY 2024-25 UPWP 

The FY 2024-25 Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) documents below outline the transportation planning priorities and work tasks for the Memphis Urban Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) Area for Fiscal Years (FY) 2024 - 2025. FY 2024-25 begins October 1, 2023, and ends September 30, 2025, based on the federal fiscal year. The FY 2024-25 UPWP was adopted by the Transportation Policy Board (TPB) of the Memphis MPO on August 17, 2023, and has received final approval from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA). The document and the executive summaries both in English and Spanish are available for viewing and download at the links below.

FY 2024-25 UPWP

FY 2024-25 UPWP: Executive Summary

FY 2024-25 UPWP: Resumen Ejecutivo

FY 2024-25 UPWP: FHWA Approval Letter

Updated FY 2024-25 UPWP 

The FY 2024-25 UPWP can be updated as needed.  Major changes require public review and approvals, while minor changes can be made administratively.  Additional information regarding the Amendment/Administrative Modification Process can be found in the FY 2024-25 UPWP document.  Changes made to the FY 2024-25 UPWP are included below.

FY 2024-25 UPWP Modified 05.21.24 (full document)

FY 2024-25 UPWP Modified 05.21.24 (modification packet)

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