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What is the UPWP?

The Cape Cod Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) is a list of planning activities anticipated to be performed by MPO staff
over the next year. 
The UPWP is developed and approved by the Cape Cod Metropolitan Planning Organization, 
the regional body comprised of local, regional, state, and federal officials charged with overseeing the region's transportation planning process.  Discussions at MPO meetings help to select planning studies to be included in the UPWP. 

UPWP Funding - Funding comes from a combination of state and federal sources, typically in the range of $700,000 per year.

UPWP Studies - Typical efforts include:data collection efforts, Living Streets studies, safety studies, bicycle planning initiatives, and coastal resiliency projects. Planning efforts are designed to address safety and congestion concerns for all transportation modes, including vehicle, transit, bicycle, and pedestrian travel. Recent studies include the Top Crash Location Report and Crash Dashboard and the Mashpee Rotary Study.

Current UPWP - Federal Fiscal Year 2022 UPWP

On May 24, 2021 the Cape Cod Metropolitan Planning Organization voted to adopt the  (FFY) 2026 Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP). The plan along with plan summaries in English and Portuguese as presented below.


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196K pdf
Oct 22, 2019
Appendix E: Federal Fiscal Year 2020 Funding Summary FHWA MDOT FTA CCC Other Task Total Percent PL funds PL (match) Sec 5303 Task 1 Mgt & Support of the Planning Process & …
144K pdf
Jun 15, 2020
Cape Cod Unified Planning Work Program for FFY2021 Prepared by the Cape Cod Commission Page v Executive Summary The Cape Cod Metropolitan Planning Organization’s (MPO) staff work…
413K pdf
Oct 21, 2020
Prepared by Cape Cod Commission staff on behalf of the Cape Cod Metropolitan Planning Organization and the Cape Cod Joint Transportation Committee Cape Cod Unified Planning Work…
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