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Polk Transportation and Planning Organization

Community Remarks Interactive Map

                  Public Comments on the Transportation Improvement Program (TIP)                  

The Polk TPO is now accepting public comments for updating the Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). View proposed projects on our interactive map and share your feedback by adding a pin to the location on the map. Your feedback will help us prioritize improvements and make transportation in Polk County better for everyone.

The comment period is open until June 8, 2024. 


TPO Adviser Forum May 21

Polk Transportation Planning Organization (TPO) invites you to attend our Adviser Network community forum from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 21 at Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing headquarters located at 2701 Lake Myrtle Park Road in Auburndale.

Learn about the efforts to develop resiliency and carbon reduction plans within Polk County. Provide input to identify goals and strategies to help Polk TPO to create a more reliable and sustainable transportation system that meets the needs of everyone in our growing community. 

Click to view TPO 2023 Year Review

The Polk Transportation Planning Organization (TPO) has compiled a year-end review consisting of priority projects, programs and significant events from the year 2023. Read the review here.

Upcoming Events

Target Zero

The Polk Transportation Planning Organization has adopted a target of zero traffic fatalities on Polk County roads by the year 2040.

Two women walking on sidewalk.

Pedestrian and Bicycle Fatalities

Pedestrian and bicycle safety is an area of focus for the Polk TPO. There were 262 fatalities resulting from pedestrian and bicycle crashes between 2011 – 2021.

Bar chart demonstrating the annual pedestrian and cyclist crashes on Polk roadways.

TPO Safety Initiatives

Bicycle Safety Action Plan
Pedestrian Safety Action Plan


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No safety, know injury.

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About Us

The Polk Transportation Planning Organization (TPO) is the lead transportation for Polk county. The Polk TPO does not discriminate on the basis of race, color or national origin in the administration of programs, activities or services. Learn more about the TPO's Non Discrimination Policy.

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