Evansville Metropolitan Planning Organization

New at EMPO

CY 2024 Call for Projects

The Evansville Metropolitan Planning Organization (EMPO) will begin accepting applications for federal funding in July 2024 for Indiana LPAs. Funds awarded will cover construction only and will be programmed for EMPO FY 2031 and beyond. Project applications are due July 26, 2024.

Public Notice

Project Update

Want to know more about the latest significant transportation projects in your area?

The project update provides the current status for active projects within the region.

Upcoming Events

12 September, 2024

Technical Committee Meeting

Thursday 10:00 AM Civic Center Complex, Room 301, 1 NW Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, Evansville, IN 47708

When Available: Agenda

When Available: Packet

For special accommodation information, see our Meetings page

12 September, 2024

Policy Committee Meeting

Thursday 4:00 PM Civic Center Complex, Room 301, 1 NW Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, Evansville, IN 47708

When Available: Agenda

For special accommodation information, see our Meetings page

METS Micro

The Metropolitan Evansville Transit System (METS) is proud to announce the launch of METS Micro, an on-demand, app-based public transit pilot service in partnership with Via, global leader in TransitTech, the Evansville Metropolitan Planning Organization (Evansville MPO), the Toyota Mobility Foundation (TMF), and Energy Systems Network (ESN).

METS Micro officially launched on November 28 with the goal of using innovative software to expand access transportation in Evansville. METS Micro will allow anyone within a designated service zone in southeast Evansville to book an on-demand ride through the METS Micro app (available in Google Play and App Store or by calling 812-562-5011).Click here to go to the METS Micro Page

The Lloyd4U


Purpose and Need

The Indiana Department of Transportation plans to invest more than $100 million in improvement projects for the Lloyd Expressway. More than a dozen projects will improve safety and mobility.


Regional Transportation Guide

The Evansville-Henderson Regional Transportation Guide was developed by the Evansville MPO and the Regional Transit Advisory Committee as a resource for residents throughout the Evansville region, including Vanderburgh, Henderson, Warrick, Gibson, and Posey counties.

PDF Guide Website

In the fall of 2022, non-profit organization Missing Pieces CDC began operating Epworth Express to provide an option for people to travel between downtown Evansville and medical facilities along Epworth Road, with multiple stops in between. Details about the route and stops are included in the brochure.

Epworth Express

Title VI/LEP Plan

The Title VI/LEP Plan includes detailed information on your rights under Title VI and contact information to send complaints directly to FHWA or FTA. The Title VI notice to the public and a hard-copy of the Title VI/LEP Plan are available for viewing at the MPO office (1 NW Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., Civic Center Complex – Room 316, Evansville, IN 47708). A digital copy of the Title VI/LEP Plan in PDF format is available by clicking here

Access Management Manual and Development Guide

This document provides standards for local public agencies to use to guide decisions regarding access by vehicles, transit buses, bicycles and pedestrians to private developments and existing or proposed public right-of-ways.