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AMATS Planning


Welcome to the Akron Metropolitan Area Transportation Study (AMATS) website. Our agency website is an excellent source of information regarding transportation policies and improvements in the Greater Akron, Ohio area.

For the past 50 years, AMATS has focused on planning an efficient transportation system for the future. AMATS receives funding from three federal programs and uses these funds to help communities pay for road maintenance, safety improvements, congestion relief and bike and pedestrian infrastructure.

Check out our latest report, the State of the Region’s Infrastructure.


Analysis is first step to new planning synergy

Jan 15, 2015

The recently completed AMATS Mid-Block Crossing Analysis is a first-of-its kind effort by the agency to identify locations where mid-block pedestrian crossings are occurring or are likely to occur throughout the Greater Akron area....

Akron's District-Wide Travel Plan is Complete

Dec 23, 2014

The Akron Public Schools District-Wide Travel Plan is completed as part of the