Long-Range Transportation Plan

"Direction 2035" the Sioux Falls MPO Long-Range Transportation Plan was adopted by the Urbanized Development Commission on November 18, 2010. To view plan and maps click below.

2035 Long-Range Transportation Survey Results.

To review a complete copy of the research study download the Market Research Study Consolidated Draft Report from the documents section below.

The purpose of the 2035 Long-Range Transportation Research Study is to gather input from the region help assess the needs and the desires of users of the Sioux Falls MPO area transportation system. The data gathered during the winter/spring of 2010 including a statistically-valid survey will be used as part of the 2035 Long-Range Transportation Plan to understand the public’s perception of the metropolitan areas current and future transportation issues.

The Sioux Falls MPO has contracted with ETC Institute to complete the research study. ETC Institute has helped many communities use survey research and focus groups as a guiding force in creating and sustaining long-range transportation programs. For more information on the Sioux Falls MPO go to www.siouxfallsmpo.org.

The Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC) of the MPO made up of citizens from the metropolitan area was the steering committee for the Research Study. The objective of the Research Study is to provide recommendations on transportation policy and to establish guiding objectives and a list of seed projects for the Long-Range Transportation Plan.