About Us


The Gainesville-Hall Metropolitan Planning Organization (GHMPO) is the intergovernmental transportation planning body for Hall County and a portion of western Jackson County. The GHMPO conducts the federally mandated transportation planning process for the Gainesville Urbanized Area and portions of the Atlanta Urbanized Area, as identified in the 2010 U.S. Census.

Public Participation
An important part of this planning process is the public's participation in developing long term goals and setting short term priorities for the region's transportation system. 

We invite you to review the information and plans provided here, and provide us with your thoughts and feedback regarding the transportation issues facing our area. 
  1. November 2019: Jackson County Transit Feasibility Study Undertaken

    The Gainesville-Hall MPO, in conjunction with Jackson County, has undertaken a transit feasibility study in and for Jackson County. It will look into what transit service options are feasible in Jackson County following the 2020 Census. Read on...
  2. October 2019: GHMPO Newsletter

    The Gainesville-Hall Metropolitan Planning Organization has produced the third quarterly newsletter for 2019 that contains information regarding various projects, studies, and upcoming meetings... Read on...
  3. September 2019: Jackson County Transportation Plan Adopted

    GHMPO and Jackson County recently completed the Jackson County Transportation Plan, the first update of its kind since 2008.... Read on...
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