Southwest Iowa Planning Council
Southwest Iowa Planning Council

RPA 13 is now taking applications for Regional Transportation Alternatives Program

Regional Planning Affiliation 13 (RPA-13) is now taking applications for its Regional Transportation Alternatives Program fund for projects in Cass, Fremont, Montgomery, and Page Counties.  The submission window for applications is December 15, 2023 through March 15, 2024.  

RPA 13 Regional TAP Checklist and Certification
Microsoft Word document [33.0 KB]
RPA 13 Regional TAP Application
Microsoft Word document [50.3 KB]

Regional Planning Affiliate 13

SWIPCO manages Regional Planning Affiliate 13 (RPA 13), which is the transportation planning region designated through the Iowa Department of Transportation. Counties within RPA 13 include Cass, Fremont, Montgomery, and Page counties.  Planning activities for RPA include:

  • Transportation Improvement Plan (TIP)*
  • Passenger Transportation Plan (PTP)*
  • Long-Range Transportation Plan (LRTP)*
  • Transportation Planning Work Program (TPWP)*
  • Manage Regional Transportation Alternatives Program applications and projects. 


RPA 13 also can assist communities through other transportation planning activities including trail plans and grant applications such as State Recreational Trails, TAP, etc.




***Links to our most up-to-date plans can be accessed through our Plans tab at left.


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Southwest Iowa Planning Council, 1501 SW 7th St., Atlantic, Iowa, 50022

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