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Unified Planning Work Program


The Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) is adopted annually in accordance with joint Federal Highway Administration/Federal Transit Administration (FHWA/FTA) transportation planning guidelines. The UPWP describes the planning activities that are anticipated for the coming fiscal year and documents the allocation of state and federal funds associated with each planning activity.

The CRTPO Board approved the FY2022 Unified Planning Work Program at its March 17, 2021 meeting. The FY2022 UPWP is in effect July 1, 2021-June 30, 2022.

The CRTPO Board approved the FY2021 Unified Planning Work Program at its March 18, 2020 meeting. The FY2021 UPWP is in effect July 1, 2020-June 30, 2021.

The FY2020 UPWP was approved by the CRTPO Board on March 20, 2019 and amended on June 19, 2019, July 17, 2019 and February 19, 2020. It is in effect July 1, 2019-June 30, 2020.

FY2020 Local Projects:

Local projects are transportation planning projects that use CRTPO funds but are administered by member jurisdictions.




Local Match


Regional Transit Plan

Charlotte Area Transit System & Centralina Council of Governments




North Corridor BRT

Charlotte Area Transit System




Sub-Area Model





Critical Intersection Analysis

Union County




Transportation Master Plan










Local Projects Resource Guide

Quick Facts Guide (January 2017)


Planning (PL) Fund Resources

Past Years Approved UPWPs