In accordance with Federal Regulations 23 CFR 450 and Florida Statute 339.175(9), the UPWP for the St. Lucie Transportation Planning Organization (TPO) identifies the transportation planning budget, the priorities to be carried out, and the activities to be undertaken in the Metropolitan Planning Area (MPA). The UPWP is developed based upon state and federal regulations, Chapter 3 of the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) Program Management Handbook, local needs, public input, and those activities required to ensure that a continuing, cooperative and comprehensive (3-C) approach to transportation planning is conducted.

Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) FY 2018/19 – FY 2019/2020 Document