One of the overwhelming goals of transportation planning in Lawrence and Douglas County is fostering an inter-modal transportation system, where connections between and to different methods of transportation are as seamless as possible. The Lawrence – Douglas County Metropolitan Planning Organization also believes the same to be true about knowledge and information about each transportation system. The following links provide information about different transportation systems, issues and modes.


U.S. Department of Transportation
Federal Transit Administration
Federal Highway Administration
Federal Aviation Administration


Kansas Department of Transportation

Topeka/Lawrence Metro Area Links of Interest

Kansas Metropolitan Planning Organizations

Mid-America Regional Council

Topeka MPO

Wichita MPO

Flint Hills MPO


RideShare Connection


League of American Bicyclists

KDOT Bicycle & Pedestrian Page

Walk-To-School Day – USA

Public Transit

Lawrence Transit System

American Public Transit Association


KDOT – Rail Affairs Unit

Maps & Handouts