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Birmingham Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO)
Transportation Planning Process Public Involvement Meeting

Tuesday, February 23, 2016, 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Place: Regional Planning Commission of Greater Birmingham
2 North 20th Street, Suite 310
Birmingham, AL 35203

Hosted by: Representatives of the Federal Highway Administration, Federal Transit Administration, Birmingham Metropolitan Planning Organization and Regional Planning Commission of Greater Birmingham

Transportation Planning

The Commission's Transportation Department provides local governments a full range of planning services for all modes of transportation. Through the Birmingham Metropolitan Planning Organization the Commission coordinates the Long Range Transportation Plan and the Transportation Improvement Program.

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Revolving Loan Fund

The RPCGB operates a Revolving Loan Fund (RLF) that provides financing for expanding and new businesses in Blount, Chilton, St. Clair, Shelby and Walker Counties. Advantages of the RLF include flexible terms, low fixed interest rates and up to 90% financing. This loan is perfect for businesses recently affected by the tornado disaster.

Find out more on the Revolving Loan Fund page.

Community Planning

The Regional Planning Commission of Greater Birmingham's Community Planning Department provides community planning services for the Member Governments of Blount, Chilton, Jefferson, Shelby, St. Clair and Walker Counties. The Community Planning Department seeks to develop viable places by promoting integrated approaches to planning for the betterment of the communities the RPCGB serves.

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Medicaid Waiver Program

The RPCGB is now administering the Elderly and Disabled Medicaid Waiver Program and the 530 Waiver Program. These programs allows individuals that are at risk of nursing home placement to remain in their home as long as possible. Click here to find out more about each program and the services. Click here to find out more about the program's services.

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What is the RPCGB?

The Regional Planning Commission of Greater Birmingham (RPCGB) provides planning services, economic development services and multiple initiatives for six counties and 84 communities throughout central Alabama.

RPCGB works through a consultation process with local governments, citizens, non-profits and the private sector in Blount, Chilton, Jefferson, St. Clair, Shelby and Walker counties. It is through this process that opportunities and cost effective solutions are identified to assure physical and economic growth for everyone.

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Latest News

New plan for Irondale includes going green and pop-up businesses, Tuesday, Feb 9, 2016 — The City of Irondale has released a new comprehensive plan for the city. The plan will be discussed in a public meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Shades Valley High School cafeteria. This project was supported by funding... Read More »

IMLS accepting applications for Sparks Grants, Wednesday, Jan 27, 2016 — IMLS- The institute of Museum and Library Services IMLS announced that they will be accepting applications for Sparks. Sparks are Ignition Grants for libraries. The application deadline is February 1, 2016. These are small grants that encourage libraries and... Read More »

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Upcoming Events

  • February 17, 2016

    Board of Directors Meeting
    3rd Floor Juster Conference Room Suite 310

  • February 17, 2016

    Transportation Citizens Committee
    3rd Floor Juster Conference Room Suite 310 Cancelled

  • February 24, 2016

    Transportation Technical Committee
    3rd Floor Juster Conference Room Suite 310 Cancelled

  • February 25, 2016

    MPO Advisory Committee
    3rd Floor Juster Conference Room Suite 310 Cancelled

  • March 9, 2016

    MPO Policy Committee
    3rd Floor Juster Conference Room Suite 310

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Main Street Alabama Application Workshops explain the criteria and the process for applying to become a Main Street Alabama Designated Community and describe the assistance Main Street Alabama can offer to position downtown revitalization programs for success by implementing... Continue reading »