SAWMPO Releases 2045 Long Range Transportation Plan to Public Comment

The Staunton-Augusta-Waynesboro Metropolitan Planning Organization (SAWMPO) Policy Board approved release for public comment the Draft 2045 Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP), which identifies potential projects for funding over a 25-year period.

The Draft 2045 LRTP may be viewed here: draft 2045 LRTP. Digital copies may be requested by calling the SAWMPO at 540-885-5174. Copies for public review are available at the following locations: 

  • Augusta County Government Center, 18 Government Center Lane, Verona 
  • Staunton City Manager’s Office, 116 W Beverley Street, Staunton 
  • Waynesboro City Manager’s Office, 503 W Main Street, Waynesboro 

Written comments may be submitted in the comment box located at the bottom of this page; by mail to the SAWMPO Administrator, 112 MacTanly Place, Staunton, VA 24401; or by e-mail to until 5:00 p.m. on November 30th, 2020. Comments may also be made at the next scheduled SAWMPO meeting on December 2, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. An official public hearing will be provided if requested no later than Wednesday, November 25, 2020. To request a public hearing, contact the SAWMPO.

Due to the COVID-19 quarantine, the SAWMPO continues to conduct meetings by video conference. The public is welcome to join the meetings. Check the SAWMPO Policy Board webpage at, or call the SAWMPO at 540-885-5174 for meeting call-in information, materials and schedules for the next meeting on December 2, 2020.

The SAWMPO ensures nondiscrimination and equal employment in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. If you have questions or concerns about your civil rights regarding this project, or if special assistance for persons with disabilities or limited English proficiency is needed, please contact the SAWMPO at 540-885-5174. Sign language, non-English language interpreters, personal readers and accessible formats for the visually impaired will be provided if requested no less than seven business days prior to the meeting.