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Welcome to transportation planning within the Grayson County, Texas urban area. We are located 70 miles north of Dallas along the Red River which separates Texas and Oklahoma. Home to beautiful Lake Texoma and Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge.

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PUBLIC INVITED TO SHARE FUTURE TRANSPORTATION VISION

Area residents, businesses, property owners and others are invited to share thoughts about future transportation needs through a survey and at a March 21st public meeting. The request for public input is part of the process underway to update the region’s Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP), whose new target year is 2050.  The MTP is a comprehensive planning document which will guide the development of transportation facilities and services over the next twenty-five (25) years to best serve the citizens of Grayson County.

Options for completing the survey include:

  1. Click HERE and complete the survey online,
  2. Complete the survey at the public meeting on March 21st,
  3. Call (903) 328-2090 to have a digital version emailed to you or a paper version mailed to you,
  4. Request a digital or paper version via email to barnettc@gcmpo.org, or
  5. Submit a request via U.S. mail to:

 GCMPO
 1800 Teague Drive, Suite 100
 Sherman, TX 75090

The survey must be received by 5:00 p.m. on May 31, 2024, to be included in the public record.

Details of the public meeting include:

When: Thursday, March 21, 2024
Time: Doors open at 6:00 p.m.; Presentation at 6:30 p.m.
Where: Sherman Senior Center
1500 N. Broughton St.
Sherman, TX 75090

Anyone needing special accommodations due to a disability or language translation should contact the MPO at least 72 hours prior to the meeting. Reasonable accommodations will be made.

Draft 2025-2028 Transportation Improvement Program Released for Public Comment

The Grayson County Metropolitan Planning Organization (GCMPO) is the organization charged with transportation planning for the greater Sherman-Denison Urbanized Area, which includes Grayson County, and is the recipient of federal planning funds. 

The GCMPO is releasing the draft 2025-2028 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) for public review and comment. The TIP contains a listing of projects which the GCMPO intends to pursue over the four (4) year period. The draft 2025-2028 TIP can be found by clicking HERE. The public involvement/comment period for the draft TIP will also satisfy Texoma Area Paratransit System’s (TAPS) public participation requirement for the Program of Projects (Section 5307 Funds).

In addition, the GCMPO will host a public meeting on April 17, 2024, at 9:00 am at the TxDOT Sherman Area Office located at:

3904 S U.S. 75
Sherman, TX 75090

The public meeting can also be attended virtually via Microsoft Teams using the following information:

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Comments may be submitted by email to: cbarnett@huitt-zollars.com.  All comments must be received by 2:00 pm on April 30, 2024, to be included in the public record.  The draft 2025-2028 TIP will be placed before the GCMPO Policy Board at its Wednesday, May 1, 2024, meeting for approval.

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