Midland Area Transportation Study

Metropolitan Planning Organization

MATS Meetings are scheduled as follows: (view as pdf)

Policy Committee    Technical Committee
January 9, 2018 10:00 AM   January 17, 2018  10:00 AM
February 6, 2018 10:00 AM   February 21, 2018 10:00 AM
March 6, 2018 10:00 AM   March 21, 2018 10:00 AM
April 3, 2018 10:00 AM   April 18, 2018  10:00 AM
May 1, 2018 10:00 AM   May 16, 2018 10:00 AM
June 5, 2018 10:00 AM   June 20, 2018 10:00 AM
July 10, 2018 10:00 AM   July 18, 2018 10:00 AM
August 7, 2018 10:00 AM   August 15, 2018 10:00 AM
September 11, 2018 10:00 AM   September 19, 2018 10:00 AM
October 2, 2018 10:00 AM   October 17, 2018 10:00 AM
November 6, 2018 10:00 AM   November 14, 2018 10:00 AM
December 4, 2018 10:00 AM   December 19, 2018 10:00 AM

 

MATS Policy Meetings are generally scheduled for the first Tuesday of every month and Technical Committee Meetings for the third Wednesday of every month, unless in proximity of a Holiday.

Note: Additional meetings may be scheduled in order to conduct MATS business in a timely manner, and some meetings may be rescheduled or cancelled if deemed necessary. If any changes to these dates or times are required, advance notice will be provided.

All meetings will be held at:
Midland County Services Building
220 W. Ellsworth Street
Midland, Michigan 48640

If any additional information is needed regarding these meetings, please contact Maja Bolanowska, MATS Director at (989) 832-6333 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, individuals with disabilities may request aids/services within a reasonable time period to participate in the meeting(s).

MATS Policy Committee will meet on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 10 AM, in the 3rd Floor Conference Room (No. 324), Midland County Services Building, 220 W. Ellsworth Street. During the meeting, an opportunity for public comment will take place regarding transportation issues and projects. Additional information available at www.midlandmpo.com. Pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, aids/services may be requested; contact Maja Bolanowska at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 989-832-6333. This notice is used to satisfy the public participation process for the Program of Projects for the City of Midland DART, per Chapter 53 of Title 49 US Code.

Policy Committee Meeting Supplemental Information

Public Notice

Public Comment and Open House Regarding MATS’ 2017-2020 Transportation Improvement Program

The Midland Area Transportation Study (MATS) is seeking public comment on the proposed 2017-2020 Transportation Improvement Program. The TIP outlines future programmed improvements to the area’s transportation system. It is available for review at the MATS office or on the MATS website at www.midlandmpo.com. The public can submit comments to MATS by mail - MATS, 220 W. Ellsworth Street, Suite 326, Midland, MI 48640, e-mail - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or phone - 989-832-6812; Comments to be submitted by May 24, 2016. An “Open House” to discuss the TIP will be held on Thursday, May 12, 2016 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the Grace A. Dow Memorial Library, Community Room, 1710 W. St. Andrews Street, Midland. Pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, aids/services may be requested to participate in the meeting.

Click to view FY 2017-2020 TIP Report April 2016 Draft

If a person has Medicaid in Midland, Clare or Gladwin Counties and are approved for transportation (a call to their caseworker can confirm), then they can call 211 where they will be connected to a transportation broker to schedule a ride with participating providers. (The form that will need to be filled out for every ride - Medicaid's requirement - is attached).

Click to view Non Emergency Medical Transportation Card

Click to view Medical Transportation Statement

Download PDF (rev 06/01/2016)