North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority
Newark, NJ, United States
The North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority (NJTPA) is the federally authorized Metropolitan Planning Organization for the 13-county northern New Jersey region. The NJTPA oversees the investment of more than $2.5 billion in transportation improvement projects every year and provides a forum for inter-agency cooperation and public input into funding decisions. It also sponsors and conducts studies, assists county and municipal planning agencies, and monitors compliance with national air quality goals.