“Metroplan acts as a voice of regionalism and has worked as the council of local governments and Metropolitan Planning Organization for central Arkansas since 1955.”

"We are Central Arkansas"

"We are Central Arkansas"

"We are Central Arkansas"

"We are Central Arkansas"

Central Arkansas Regional Greenways Plan
CARTS Multimodal Infrastructure Guidelines

Metroplan’s Best Practices Newsletter
The newsletter explores best practices related to community development, transportation and planning. The first issue discusses Making Connections for safer, more efficient, and more walkable neighborhoods. The second issue provides tips for improving pedestrian safety.
Issue 1: Making Connections  January 2021
Issue 2: Safety for Pedestrians and Bikes  February 2022

UPCOMING EVENTS

About Metroplan

Little Rock (March 17, 2020) — Due to the ongoing concerns regarding COVID-19 pandemic, Metroplan will be taking additional precautions to encourage social distancing. Most Metroplan staff will work remotely until further notice. Under Pulaski County’s order, the Pulaski Regional Building continues to be closed to public access.

  • Individuals needing to contact staff are encouraged to do so via staff emails. Staff emails and agency information may be found by clicking here. Staff may be reached between 9 am and 4 pm by calling 501.372.3300.

Metroplan is an association of local governments that has operated by inter-local agreement since 1955. Originally formed as the Metropolitan Area Planning Commission of Pulaski County, Metroplan now has members in Pulaski, Faulkner, Saline, Lonoke and Grant Counties. Metroplan is the designated Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) under Title 23 of the United States Code.

 

Public Review and Comment

The public is invited to review and submit comments on the proposed amendments to the FY 2023 Annual Element of the Central Arkansas Regional Transportation Study (CARTS) 2022-2023 Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP).

posted 5/3/2022

The public comment period is from Sunday, May 1, 2022, until close of business day on Monday, May 16, 2022.

 

Employment Opportunity

Planner Position

Metroplan is seeking a full-time qualified planner to conduct agency public outreach, oversee regional active transportation planning and implementation, and assist Central Arkansas cities with community planning efforts.
See job description and requirements here.

 

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Limited English Proficiency (Dominio Limitado del Inglés)