Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) / Call for Projects

Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) Click here to submit a Call for Projects Form Click here to view the TA Program Guidance & Application Packet TA continues to build upon the legacy of the Transportation Enhancements (TE) and Safe Routes to Schools (SRTS) programs by providing funding opportunities for local projects that support additional transportation options, strengthen local economies, improve quality of life, protect the natural environment, and enhance transportation infrastructure. The Transportation Alternatives (TA)…

Oklahoma Freight Transportation Plan Update 2023-2030

The Oklahoma Department of Transportation (ODOT) is proposing to update the 2018-2022 Oklahoma Freight Transportation Plan (OFTP). The existing OFTP was developed in 2017 and described freight trends, needs, and issues across the state of Oklahoma. The OFTP identified critical rural and urban freight corridors, and included policies, strategies, and performance measures to guide investment. The purpose of the plan update is to reassess Oklahoma’s freight needs and identify any…

ODOT seeking stakeholder input, hosting virtual meeting on electric vehicle charging plan 

EVOK Update ODOT seeking stakeholder input, hosting virtual meeting on electric vehicle charging plan  The Oklahoma Department of Transportation is hosting a virtual meeting to present information and get feedback on Oklahoma’s Electric Vehicle Plan to expand the availability of EV charging stations along major highway corridors through a new federal program. Oklahoma will receive $66 million in federal funding during the next five years through the National Electric Vehicle…

🔴 Regional Transportation Plan Survey Summary

The Southwest Oklahoma Regional Transportation Planning Organization (SORTPO) in 2021 began development of the 20-year long range regional transportation plan for southwest Oklahoma. Counties included in this planning process include Beckham, Caddo, Comanche, Cotton, Custer, Grady, Greer, Harmon, Jackson, Jefferson, Kiowa, McClain, Roger Mills, Stephens, Tillman, and Washita. Upon completion this plan will address future road, freight, transit, bicycle, and pedestrian needs for southwest Oklahoma. To know the needs of…

Duncan Bypass at Elk Avenue

ODOT proposes to construct an overpass and interchange at Duncan Bypass and Elk Avenue, with Duncan Bypass elevated over Elk Avenue. Constructing an interchange on an offset alignment will offer improvements to accommodate future traffic growth and enhanced safety, and offer a straight roadway between Elk and Beech avenues. The existing Duncan Bypass and Elk Avenue will remain open during construction and access to residences and businesses will be maintained.…