Metropolitan Planning Commission

Contact: Doug Bell
111 S. Michigan Ave.
Saginaw, MI 48602
Phone: (989) 797-6800
Fax: (989) 797-6809

The Saginaw County Metropolitan Planning Commission (SCMPC) serves as the Policy Body for transportation planning activities conducted by SMATS, the Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO). The SCMPC also serves to support and advise the planning efforts conducted by the cities, villages and townships in the county.

SCMPC Members                          SCMPC 2015 meeting dates

New Items and Notices

TIP Amendments.  Several amendments of the 2014 thru 2017 Transportation Improvement Program have been requested.  The Metropolitan Planning Commission will consider approval of these amendments at their meeting on April 21, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.  Click on the link to view the list of amendments: April 2015 TIP Amendments  


Priority Roads Investment Program. Several projects in Saginaw County have been included in the Michigan Legislature's "Priority Roads Investment Program." These are portions of M-47, M-81, and Miller Road. Click on the link for the full project list: Priority Roads Investment Program


List of SMATS Obligated Federal Transportation Projects for FY 2014. Click on the link below.

SMATS FY 2014 Obligated Federal Projects

Note that "obligated" means that the federal aid funds were appropriated in FY 2014.  It does not mean that the projects were necessarily completed in 2014.  Contact the SMATS office with any questions.


Saginaw Metropolitan Area Transportation Study - Transportation Improvement Program

The Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) is an integral part of the planning process for the Saginaw Metropolitan Area Transportation Study (SMATS). Click on the following links for details: 

Current TIP Project List (Approved 01-20-15) Current TIP Projects

Current TIP Financial Constraint Table (Approved 01-20-15) Financial Constraint

Current TIP General Program Account Projects (Approved 01-20-15) GPA Project List 


2010 Census Information   

2010 Census: Population of Saginaw County cities and townships


General Information