Transportation Projects

Transportation projects receiving federal funding in the Greater Des Moines area are tracked and documented by the Des Moines Area MPO, which serves as the formal transportation planning body for Greater Des Moines metropolitan area.

Transportation Improvement Program (TIP)

The Transportation Improvement Program lists surface transportation projects that are eligible for federal aid within the planning area of the Des Moines Area MPO. The TIP covers a period of no less than four years and is updated annually for compatibility with the Statewide Transportation Improvement Program.

2023-2026 TIP Schedule

  • March 2022 – Review of current TIP Projects
  • April 2022 – Update TIP project list
  • May 2022 – Review Draft TIP project list
  • June 15, 2022 – Draft TIP due to DOT
  • June 23, 2022 – TIP Public Input Meeting
  • July 2022 – Final TIP review
  • July 15, 2022 – Final TIP due to DOT

The FINAL Draft of the FFY 2023-2026 TIP is now available for review.

Please direct all comments and questions to Aspen Pflanz at or 515-334-0075.


Previous TIPs

Federal Fiscal Years 2022-2025

Federal Fiscal Years 2021-2024
Federal Fiscal Years 2020-2023
Federal Fiscal Years 2019-2022
Federal Fiscal Years 2018-2021

Federal Fiscal Years 2017-2020

Federal Fiscal Years 2016-2019
Federal Fiscal Years 2015-2018

Federal Fiscal Years 2015-2018 Project List
Federal Fiscal Years 2014-2017
Federal Fiscal Years 2013-2016


TIP Draft & Amendment Notices

June 2022 – TIP Public Input Meeting

June 2022

May 2022

November 2021

June 2021

February 2021

October 2019

June 2019


Transportation Capital Improvement Program (TCIP)

The Transportation Capital Improvement Program (TCIP) lists transportation projects occurring within in the next five years in the metropolitan area and includes all projects, regardless of which government is sponsoring the project and whether the funding is local, state or federal. The TCIP includes only projects that are being actively worked on in some form, such as right-of-way acquisition, environmental review or construction.

Federal Fiscal Years 2020-2023 TCIP

Greater Des Moines Transportation Projects Map (TCIP)

Transportation Capital Improvements Map