Policy and Planning plans and programs changes to the City's multimodal transportation system in conjunction with other City, local, regional, and state agencies.
Policy and Planning develops and provides policy guidance in the preparation of long-range transportation plans including:
- The Denver Comprehensive Plan and the regional Metro Vision Plan;
- Advances the implementation of multimodal transportation plans and projects including bicycle, transit, pedestrian, roadway and travel demand management programs; and
- Participates in and informs rail station area planning efforts.
Policy and Planning also coordinates the development of the Public Works Capital Improvements Program, the DRCOG Transportation Improvement Program, the Safe Routes to Schools Program, and identifies opportunities for other non-city funding and grant opportunities.
Another goal of the Policy and Planning group is to advocate for and advance long-range and short-range plans into the next stage of implementation by conducting studies, developing necessary plans and programs, and identify funding to address wastewater and multimodal transportation needs.