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PARTICIPATE IN PROJECT NOMINATIONS

Help us understand the Issues and Opportunities you see for our transportation system.

AMATS is soliciting project nominations within the AMATS boundary for the 2050 MTP.

The MTP identifies, prioritizes and allocates anticipated funding for surface transportation improvements over a 20-year period. 

All 2050 MTP project nominations are due by July 11th, 2022.

2050 MTP Goals & Objectives

Project Nominations

Prioritization / Scoring Criteria

Consider our community-defined goals & objectives and performance measures. Review them here!

Nominate projects that will work to achieve the goals & objectives. Scroll down for info on what and how to nominate!

Projects will be reviewed and scored using the Project Prioritization Criteria (currently in draft), which will help decision makers select recommendations for the MTP.

Projects that will be INCLUDED in the 2050 MTP
(you do not need to nominate these projects):

 

  • 2023-2026 Transportation Improvement Plan (TIP) - anything that is approved for the final 2023-2026 TIP (short-term plan) must be integrated into the 2050 MTP (the long-term plan)
     

  • State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) projects for the AMATS area

Projects that will be NOMINATED for 2050 MTP
(you do not need to nominate these projects):

 

  • 2023-2026 TIP projects nominated but not included in final TIP - staff will include these projects, save your time and do not resubmit.
     

  • Capital Improvement Program (CIP) - staff will include the top 3 transportation projects from Community Councils within the AMATS Boundary

Projects YOU SHOULD NOMINATE for 2050 MTP:
 

​Send us your transportation project ideas for improving how you walk, bike, roll, drive, and take transit in the AMATS area!

 

Need ideas on where to look for projects to nominate?

Look at
 

  • Current 2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan
     

  • Non-motorized Plan - the recommendations layers are available in the interactive map below!
     

  • Any adopted Plan within the AMATS area (including neighborhood or district plans)

Click the icon above to enter the map and provide geographic comments! 

Show us where you experience an issue or see an opportunity within our existing transportation network. Have a project you want to nominate? Include it on the map!

Once you're in the map, make sure you read the directions and explore the navigation menu on the top right to:

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Prefer to not use the map?
EMAIL YOUR NOMINATION

Send email to 

amatsinfo@anchorageak.gov

Include the following information:

1. What issue or opportunity the project addresses. Examples include:

  - Improves Safety

  - Adds a Network Connection

  - Fixes an Existing Road or Path

  - Improves Mobility

  - Improves Equity

2. Project Description. If you know the project is part of an area-wide plan, please list the plan.

3. Project Location. Please specify the intersection or road segment if applicable.

For more information on the documents informing the process so far, please see the Documents & Resources Page or the AMATS Webpage.

A virtual public workshop was held on May 11th, 2022 on issues and opportunities identification. The recording will be posted here when available.

If you do not wish to use our online platform, you may provide your input by:

  1. Emailing your comments to amatsinfo@anchorageak.gov

  2. Sending your comments by mail to:
    Permit & Development Center, 4700 Elmore Road, PO Box 196650, Anchorage AK 99519-6650