The City of Las Cruces has requested an amendment to the MPO Truck Route Map, which is an adopted part of the MPO Metropolitan Transportation Plan, Transport 2040 Update (MTP).
The City of Las Cruces has requested that the following segments be deleted from the Truck Route Map:
Church St. – Picacho to Amador
Water St. – Picacho to Amador
Main St. – Picacho to Amador
Melendres – Main to Picacho
The City proposes that alternate routes for these facilities would be Valley Drive or Solano.
Additionally, at their August 21, 2018 meeting, the Bicycle and Pedestrian Facilities Advisory Committee recommended the following deletion be added to the amendment:
Court – Mesilla to Melendres
This proposed MTP amendment requires a 30-day public comment period and at least one public meeting. The public comment period commenced on August 2, 2018 and has been on the agenda for the Technical Advisory Committee on August 2, 2018 and August 30, 2018. The amendment was recommended for approval by the Bicycle and Pedestrian Facilities Advisory Committee at their August 21, 2018 meeting.
MPO Staff anticipates this amendment coming before the Policy Committee on October 10, 2018.