Doug Hooker, executive director of the Atlanta Regional Commission, shares the Atlanta region's PLAN 2040 during the "Innovative Funding & Financing" panel discussion at the 2012 Charlotte Chamber Transportation Summit.
What is PLAN 2040?• Metro Atlanta’s plan to accommodate growth over the next 30 years. – Meets federally required long-range Regional Transportation Plan (RTP) – Meets state required long-term Regional Plan – Integrates local comprehensive plans – Creates regional vision
PLAN 2040 is: What our customers value…pursuingeconomic, environmental and social sustainability
Serving the Region’s CustomersLeading as the global gateway to the South Expanding access to community resources Encouraging healthy communities
PLAN 2040addresses bothcore ARC 10-county (red)planning areaand 18-countyMPO (green)
• Interagency• Local Governments• Non-Profits• State Government• PrivatePLAN 2040 Partnerships
What Can We Afford? Available funding = $61 billion PLAN 2040 transportation vision = $125 billion $64 billion $61 billion Aspirations Element Constrained Element What is Possible ifWhat We Can Afford 2012-2040 Funds are Available
More Information • Resources available on the PLAN 2040 website www.atlantaregional.com/plan2040 • Transportation Referendum information www.metroatlantatransportationvote.com www.transformmetroatlanta.com