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The congestion management process (CMP), as defined in federal regulation, is intended to serve as a systematic process that provides for safe and effective integrated management and operation of the multimodal transportation system. The process includes:
A CMP is required in metropolitan areas with population exceeding 200,000, known as Transportation Management Areas (TMAs). Federal requirements also state that in all TMAs, the CMP shall be developed and implemented as an integrated part of the metropolitan transportation planning process. While not required in MPOs with populations below 200,000, the decision-making process represented by the CMP can still serve as a valuable approach at these smaller Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPOs)
Stephan GagePrincipal Planner, Transportation713-499-6692Stephan.Gage@h-gac.com
Houston-Galveston Area Council