Transportation Planning

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The Nantucket Planning and Economic Development (NP&EDC) supports transportation planning from a regional perspective. Its staff facilitate a Continuing, Comprehensive, and Cooperative (3C) transportation planning process with local, state, and federal partners to maintain Nantucket’s federal and state aid funding eligibility. NP&EDC staff also undertake transportation planning studies and provide technical assistance to the Town of Nantucket. Learn on the pages linked below.


Approval Date 


Public Engagement Opportunities


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2024 Long Range Transportation Plan Update

August 21, 2023

A federally required fiscally constrained long-range planning document updated every four years, that guides major transportation investments for at least the next 20 years, or 2050 for this planning cycle.  This plan describes the region’s vision, goals, and implementation strategies.  It also describes the current conditions and desired future transportation system.

FFY 2024 – 2028 Transportation Improvement Program (PDF)

May 22, 2023

The TIP is a fiscally constrained listing of federal and state funded regional transportation projects for the next 5 years.  This document is federally required, and includes both roadway and transit projects, which ultimately are programmed in the Statewide Transportation Improvement Program, or STIP.

FFY 2024 Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP)

June 26, 2023

A fiscally constrained listing of federal and state funded regional transportation planning activities for the upcoming year.  

This federally required programming document is updated annually, and includes all administrative, data collection, analytical, planning, and implementation activities for the year.  These activities must align with federal, state, and local vision, goals, and priorities.

Public Participation Plan

March 20, 2017

A plan for collecting public input on the NP&EDC’s transportation planning documents.

Title VI Plan

January 2023

The NP&EDC’s strategy to ensure that no person is excluded from participating in, or denied benefits of, its services on a basis of race, color, and national origin, as protected by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 49 CFR 21.9(b)

Title VI – Rights to Beneficiaries


Notice of nondiscrimination rights and protections to beneficiaries.

Federal Highway Funding Obligations

FFY 2022

A summary of Federal highway funding obligations in Massachusetts.

Other Planning Documents


A full list of plans and policy documents that inform the Transportation Planning Program and the Long-Range Transportation Plan




Additional Links

Proposed Projects and Planning Studies