The Piedmont Triad Regional Council serves as the lead planning agency for the Piedmont Triad Rural Planning Organization (PTRPO).
Since May 2002, the Piedmont Triad Rural Planning Organization has been working cooperatively with the NC Department of Transportation and local officials to enhance transportation planning opportunities for rural areas in Caswell, Montgomery, Randolph and Rockingham Counties. The RPO is responsible for:
Developing long range transportation plans for the region
Providing transportation related data to local governments
Developing and prioritizing projects for the TIP
Providing a forum for public involvement in the transportation planning process