The Indianapolis MPO is undergoing a major update to the region's metropolitan transportation plan (MTP). CIRCLE 2050 (Central Indiana: Reflect, Create, Lead, Excel) will include updated goals, information about regional transportation trends and projections, and an updated list of proposed major transportation projects through 2050.

To learn more about what an MTP is, check out this video.

Or visit this page to review the IMPO's current 2050 MTP. 

Project Milestones

  • Late Summer 2023 Public Engagement (In Progress)
  • Fall 2023 Develop goals, performance measures, and project scoring criteria
  • Winter 2023-24 Call for projects from IMPO member communities
  • Spring 2024 Public feedback on recommended project list
  • Summer 2024 Public feedback on CIRCLE 2050 draft plan
  • Fall 2024 CIRCLE 2050 Public Hearing & Adoption

Public Survey

A public survey on the CIRCLE 2050 MTP was open from August 17 to September 17, 2023. We're currently in the process of reviewing the results. Check this page later for a summary! 


Stay Informed

For updates and involvement opportunities on this project and others, please subscribe to our bi-weekly newsletter, teMPO. The newsletter includes regional project updates, upcoming educational and public input opportunities, and useful regional planning news.

To reach staff with questions or comments, contact the project manager: 

Jen Higginbotham

Jen Higginbotham