On November 18, 2019, the FAMPO Policy Committee signed a resolution requesting the state move FAMPO from SMART SCALE category A to category B. Analysis by the University of Mary Washington and FAMPO staff indicates that this change will improve our region’s transportation project scores and thus improve the chance of projects being selected for funding. A majority of FAMPO’s Citizen’s Transportation Advisory Committee and Technical Advisory Committee members supported this change.

View a summary of the analysis.

To learn more about Virginia’s SMART SCALE transportation project prioritization process, and how it impacts transportation projects in our region, visit our SMART SCALE webpage.

Read local news about the switch from A to B.