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Northwest Piedmont RPO

About the NWPRPO

The Northwest Piedmont Rural Planning Organization (NWPRPO) provides long-range transportation planning services and technical assistance to Davie, Stokes, Surry, and Yadkin Counties. The Piedmont Triad Regional Council serves as the lead planning agency for the Northwest Piedmont RPO.


In cooperation with local officials and the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NC DOT), the NWRPO is responsible for:

  • Developing plans to provide affordable, accessible, efficient and dynamic multi-modal transportation systems responsive to the current and future needs of the region,
  • Providing opportunities for public involvement in the transportation planning process,
  • Developing and prioritizing projects for the State Transportation Improvement Plan (TIP)
  • Providing transportation related data to local governments and other organizations