The MPO Technical Committee, constituted of staff members from participating public entities and agencies, develops policies, plans and projects. The Technical Committee provides professional and technical reviews of transportation needs and makes recommendations to the Policy Board for approval.
Technical Committee Members:
Karen Owen, Longview MPO Director
Brent Bradberry, Longview MPO Planner
Brooke Droptini, TxDOT, Tyler
Terri Jolly, TxDOT, Atlanta
Deanne Simmons, TxDOT, Atlanta
Will Buskell, TxDOT, Longview
Vernon Webb, TxDOT, Tyler
Nick Page, TxDOT, North Region
Rolin McPhee, City of Longview
Keith Bonds, City of Longview
Michael Shirley, City of Longview
Stephen Ha, City of Longview
Ingrid Self, City of Longview
John Paul Jones, Harrison County
Mike Bills, Gregg County
Scott Lewis, Longview Transit
John Myers, ETCOG
Charlie Smith, City of White Oak
Robert Johnson, City of Gladewater
Genevieve Bales, FHWA
Lynn Hayes, Federal Transit Admin.
Dave Spurrier, NET RMA
Bike survey results are now available! Click here to see what kind of suggestions and challenges were identified for walking and biking in the greater Longview area.
Updates to our Public Participation Plan have been adopted and can be viewed here. This Plan serves as the MPO's guide to ensure the public is fully informed and has opportunities to express opinions and concerns.