The Madison Athens-Clarke Oconee Regional Transportation Study (MACORTS) FY 2014 - 2017 Transportation Improvement Program and FY 2018 - 2019 Second Tier of Projects is available for download as a Adobe .pdf file. This document outlines planned transportation improvements over the next six (6) years and was developed by the cooperative transportation planning body for the urbanized area includes Athens-Clarke County and most of northern Oconee County. Copies of the approved document are also currently available for viewing at the Athens-Clarke County Planning Department offices. The FY 2014-2017 Transportation Improvement Progam was adopted October 9, 2013 (this is a large 10.2 MB .pdf file).
Administrative Modification to the 2014 - 2017 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP):
â€¢ The Mars Hill Road Widening - Phase 1 Project (PI# 142060) construction and utilities
phase of the project was moved from FY 2016 to FY 2015. The amount of Utility
funding decreased from $2,553,628 to $2,503,557. The amount of Construction funding
decreased from $23,598,766 to $23,136,045.
â€¢ The Safe Routes to School Lump Sum (LU10) funding increased in FY 2015, 2016, and
2017 from $2,000 to $6,000.
â€¢ The College Station Road Bridges Project (PI# 0006320) construction amount increased
from $3,267,256 to $3,470,273 in FY 2014.
â€¢ The revenue and expenditure tables in the Financial Section were corrected to be
consistent with the changes to the document.
2035 Long Range Transportation Plan: The 2035 Final Transportation Plan dated September 9, 2009 for the Madison Athens-Clarke Oconee Regional Transportation Study (MACORTS) is available for download as an Adobe Reader (.pdf) file. (This is a large file; approximately 12 MB)
FY 2014 Addendum and Resolution to the 2035 Long Range Transportation Plan
Administrative Modification to the 2035 Long Range Transportation Plan: Approved by the Policy Committee on August 8, 2012. The description associated with the SR 10 Loop at US 78 / Lexington Road Interchange project (STP-014-1(70). Clarke County, PI# 122600, R-10, has been revised to reflect the addition of 2 travel lanes in each direction and 2 auxiliary lanes in the vicinity of the interchange.
FY 2013 Addendum and Resolution to the 2035 Long Range Transportation Plan
Amendments to the 2035 Long Range Transportation Plan: Approved by the Policy Committee on February 9, 2011. Amendments Include revisions to the folowing Projects: R-21-The Daniells Bridge Rd. Extension, Oconee County; R-22-Daniells Bridge Rd. Widening, Oconee County; R-25-Jimmy Daniell Rd. Widening, Oconee County; R-27-Simonton Bridge Rd. Widening, Oconee County; R-28-SR 15 / US 441 Connector, Oconee County; R-29-SR 15 at US 441 Intersection Improvements, Oconee County and R-30-Union Church Rd. Improvements, Oconee County
FY 2014 Unified Planning Work Program: The UPWP will guide transportation planning activities toward the goals and policies of the Madison Athens-Clarke Oconee Regional Transportation Study (MACORTS) from July 1, 2013 through June 30, 2014 budget cycle. This document is the annual budget of MACORTS.
Public Transportation Study for the MACORTS Region: The purpose of this study is to evaluate the options available to provide public transportation service within the Madison Athens-Clarke Oconee Regional Transportation Study (MACORTS) region. The study is now complete and available for download as an Adobe Reader (.pdf) file. Hardcopies and Compact-Disc versions are available at Athens-Clarke County Planning or by contact Sherry McDuffie at firstname.lastname@example.org
Participation Plan: The Participation Plan outlines the organizational structure for the Madison Athens-Clarke Oconee Regional Transportation Study (MACORTS), the participation process, major opportunities for public comment, implementation and evaluation processes and government requirements. This updated document was approved on February 19, 2014
Limited English Proficiency Plan for MACORTS and the Athens Transit System: This document examines the needs of the limited English proficient population and how MACORTS and the Athens Transit System serve that population. This updated document was approved on February 19, 2014.
MACORTS By-laws: The bylaws outline the purpose, makeup and basic administration of the Madison Athens-Clarke Oconee Transportation Study. Revised June 6, 2013
Frequently Asked Questions: MACORTS most frequently asked questions form is available for dowload as an Adobe Reader (.pdf) file.