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CalendarNews and Events:     
  • FY16 STP-DA and TAP-DA Applications are now available! Pre-application review deadline is October 13, 2015. Electronic Application Submittal deadline is November 20, 2015 at 5 pm. Click on the forms below for pdf:
  • View our new regional bike map by clicking here!
  • Help us make Leland more walkable! Check out the Walk Leland project and participate by filling out this survey
  • View the 2015 Pender County Collector Street Plan
    • Survey
      • Have input or feedback regarding the PCCSP? We want to hear it! Please send us your comments by clicking here.  
      • By completing this survey, you are directly helping plan for your community's future!
    • Public Workshop  
      • The 1st public workshop will be held at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 1st in the Heide Trask High School Library, 14328 NC HWY 210, Rocky Point, NC 28457

The Wilmington Urban Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (WMPO) is the regional transportation planning agency for the lower Cape Fear region of southeastern North Carolina. The WMPO is composed of officials from each of the Wilmington area governments as well as the Cape Fear Public Transportation Authority and the North Carolina Board of Transportation. The WMPO faciliates a cooperative, comprehensive, and continuing transportation planning process that serves as the basis for the expenditure of all federal transportation funds in the area for streets, highways, bridges, public transit, and bicycle and pedestrian facilitites.

Member Organizations:
  • City of Wilmington (Lead Planning Agency)
  • Town of Carolina Beach
  • Town of Kure Beach
  • Town of Wrightsville Beach
  • New Hanover County
  • Town of Belville
  • Town of Leland
  • Town of Navassa
  • Brunswick County
  • Pender County
  • Cape Fear Public Transportation Authority (WAVE Transit)
  • NC Board of Transporation


Cape Fear Commutes

CF Commutes 2035


October 2015 Meetings

Pender County Collector Street Plan Public Workshop
October 1, 2015 @ 5:30 pm
Heide Trask HS  Library
14328 NC HWY 210
Rocky Point, NC 28457


October 14, 2015 @ 10 am
Lord Spencer Compton Room,
Thalian Hall

October 21, 2015 @ 3 pm
305 Chestnut Street
4th Floor

October 28, 2015 @ 3 pm
Lord Spencer Compton Room,
Thalian Hall