Amendments to Momentum 2040 Adopted June 9, 2016

The Polk Transportation Planning Organization adopted amendments to the Momentum 2040 (Long Range Transportation Plan) at their June 9, 2016 Board meeting. 

Momentum 2040 represents the Long Range Transportation Plan for Polk County through the planning horizon year of 2040. The term “Momentum” is representative of both the mobility provided by the transportation system in the plan and, more importantly, the progress and advancement of growing economic opportunities and the quality of life provided to the residents and visitors in Polk County. Polk County has a strong heritage of industries supported by a robust transportation network— the Momentum 2040 plan represents the next chapter in our County’s future.

To view the changes in the document visit the 2040 LRTP.  The plan is organized into several sections:

Chapter 1 - Plan Overview
Chapter 2 - Goals, Objectives and Performance Targets
Chapter 3 - Planning Assumptions
Chapter 4 Part 1 of 2 - Transportation Plan
Chapter 4 Part 2 of 2 - Transportation Plan
Chapter 5 - Public Involvement
Chapter 6 - Performance Evaulation
Chapter 7 - Plan Implementation

Appendix A - Table of Roadway Projects and Costs (Present Day Cost)
Appendix B - Table of Roadway Projects and Costs (Year of Expenditure Costs)
Appendix C - Polk County Freight Hot Spots
Appendix D - Potential Candidate Congestion Management Corridors
Appendix E - Vision Roadway Improvements (Local Connector Roads)
Appendix F - Transit Needs
Appendix G - Multi-Use Trials
Appendix H - Bicycle/Pedestrian Needs


Momentum 2040


By the year 2040 Polk County is projected to be home to more than 1 million people. Create momentum for Polk's roads, trails and transit of the future by getting involved with our Long Range Transportation Plan update.