Amendment Notifications

There are many reasons that the MS Gulf Coast MPO would amend its plans and program.  A few common examples for the Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) include; editing project termini, a major scope change or a change in federal funds exceeding 20%. Another amendment could involve significant changes to the Public Participation Plan(PPP) or an update to the long-range Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP).

If there is a current amendment available for review and public comment, the notice will be copied below. If there are no changes at this time, the bottom portion of this page will be blank.

If you have any questions about the amendment procedures, would like to request an amendment to a program or would like to submit thoughts and feedback on a proposed change please contact Stephanie at 228-864-1167 x218 or

Public Notifications

TIP Amendment: 2/19/18-3/1/2018


In accordance with 23 CFR 450, Gulf Regional Planning Commission, the Mississippi Gulf Coast MPO, is providing public notice of a proposed amendment to the FY17-20 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). The 10-day public review and comment period is set for February 19-28, 2018, which complies with the MPO’s Public Participation Plan as well as FTA Section 5307 POP Notice requirements. The proposed amendment is a request for project cost increase for the City of Biloxi’s replacement of the Popp’s Ferry Bridge sub-marine cable. The request is to increase federal funding from $749,000 to $1,178,000.

The Draft TIP reflecting these changes is available for public review at GRPC prohibits discrimination in all of its programs, services and activities. Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability or other protected status. Persons who require assistance under the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) should contact MPO staff at least 5 business days prior to the end of this scheduled comment period. Submit accommodation requests, thoughts and feedback by email to, by phone to 228-864-1167 x218, or to the GRPC/MPO offices located at 1635-G Popps Ferry Road, Biloxi MS 39532.