Planning for future transportation needs is at the forefront of Glenwood Springs planning. There are many planning stages the City must go through to be eligible for funding from the State and Federal governments.
Glenwood Springs Long Range Transportation Plan 2015-2035
The City updated its Long Range Transportation Plan in November of 2015. The Glenwood Springs Long Range Transportation Plan 2015-2035 outlines the community's vision for future multi-modal network improvements. It includes a detailed list of desired projects and implementation recommendations which is updated annually by the Transportation Commission and City Council.
Garfield County Planning
The City has integrated the local long range plan into the Garfield County Comprehensive Plan to anticipate and address the future transportation needs of the County as a whole. For information on county wide planning, visit Garfield County's Community Development Department.
Intermountain Regional Transportation Planning
The City belongs to the Intermountain Regional Transportation Planning Region (IMTPR), which consists of all entities from the 5 mountain counties:
Statewide Transportation Planning
The IMTPR contributes to the Statewide Transportation Plan. Read more about the Colorado Department of Transportation's Statewide Transportation Plan here.