The Regional Transportation Plan (RTP), spans the next quarter-century and represents the collective transportation goals of city and county governments, transit agencies, and TDOT. Its purpose is to identify how those partners intend to invest federal grants to improve city across Davidson, Maury, Robertson, Rutherford, Sumner, Williamson, and Wilson counties.
The plan represents the region’s top priorities for state funding. Based on current funding levels authorized by U.S. Congress from federal transportation grants that are distributed by formula to states and metropolitan planning areas.
The current regional transportation plan, entitled "Middle Tennessee Connected" and adopted by area mayors and transportation officials in February 2016, allocates more than $8.5 billion in federal grants and matching funds to transportation priorities across seven counties in Middle Tennessee thru the year 2040.