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Link to EWG's most recent Transportation Certification Review completed by U.S. DOT

Long-Range Transportation Plan for the St. Louis Region

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Latest Updates:
February 21, 2017


Aerial Maps of the St. Louis region

2015 Aerial Imagery

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Call for Projects

Great Streets support local communities by providing amenable access to vibrant places for everyone who lives, works, and plays there.  They reinforce community identity, help the local economy thrive, work with nature, and rely on extensive collaboration and discussion. East West Gateway is accepting applications to provide Great Streets planning assistance and is hosting a workshop for applicants on April 10.  Applications are due April 27.  More Info...

About Great Streets
Great Streets Web Design Guide
Detailed Info for Applicants
Application Form in Word - Application Form in PDF
Great Streets Initiative Info and Past Projects

Request for Public Comments
Surface Transportation Block Grant Program-Suballocated and Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Improvement Program Applications

East-West Gateway had a call for applications for Surface Transportation Program-Suballocated (STP-S) and Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Improvement (CMAQ) projects which were due on March 2, 2017. Comments are being sought on these project applications. The comment period is March 22-April 20, 2017. A listing of the proposed projects, grouped by sponsoring organization, is available below.

Submitted Local Program Project Applications Comment Form

Transportation Alternative Program Funding Announcement

For Illinois and Missouri sponsors interested in applying for federal funds for local transportation projects, East-West Gateway is announcing that it will soon be accepting applications for Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) projects. Applications will be available online on April 4, 2017. Projects development workshops will be held on April 11 in Illinois and April 20 in Missouri. The call for projects will close on June 19, 2017. More information...

Online Registration for Workshop

The I-70 Planning and Environmental Linkages Study is Underway

MoDOT, in coordination with East-West Gateway and Metro, is initiating a study of I-70 that begins just west of Wentzville and continues through the Stan Musial complex to the end of the express lanes in downtown St. Louis. MoDOT is requesting public input through a brief online survey and has scheduled a public meeting to share feedback and learn more about this study.  More Info... 

Take Survey
Public Meeting Flyer

Our Missouri Waters
Lower Missouri River Watershed Workshop

OMW-MOIconEast-West Gateway, in conjunction with Missouri Dept. of Natural Resources, the Missouri River Country, and Boonslick Regional Planning Commission, will be hosting a series of workshops on the Lower Missouri River watershed over the next few months. The most recent workshop was held March 15, 2017, to be followed by the  workshop on April 10, 2017. More Info...

Public Comments Requested
EWG 2018 Unified Planning Work Program

East-West Gateway is requesting public comments on its draft 2018 Unified Planning Work Program.  Public comments will be taken from March 1, 2017, through April 14, 2017.

Draft 2018 Unified Planning Work Program
Submit Comments

STARRS Offering Free NIMS Training
for Elected Officials, Department Heads

Free three-hour training from the St. Louis Area Regional Response System will give an overview of the National Incident Management System (NIMS) specifically designed for elected officials and municipal staff. Multiple dates and locations are available. More info and registration dates.

Our Missouri Waters - Meramec River

East-West Gateway is coordinating with Missouri Department of Natural Resources  and the Our Missouri Waters initiative to highlight to the region the importance of the Meramec River and its watershed through a series of documents, maps, presentations and workshops.  More Info...

Board Meeting: Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Board Packet for 2/22/17
Audio from Meeting
2017 Report to the Region: Measuring Our Progress - OneStL

Next Board Meeting: Wednesday, March 29, 2017


FY 2017-2020 Program Year:

FY 2017-2020 TIP - Board Approved
Air Quality Conformity Determination
TIP and Air Quality Conformity Approval Letters
Reasonable Progress
Tansportation Improvement Program FAQS
TIP Amendments:


Amendment #1 - September 28, 2016 Board Action
Amendment #2 - October 26, 2016 Board Action


Amendment #2 - October 26, 2016 Board Action

TIP Supplements:
Supplement #1 to the FY 2017-2020 TIP
October 1, 2016-December 31, 2016
Explanation of Changes in Supplement #1
Illinois advance construction projects in Supplement #1
Presentation from MODOT Right of Way Acquisition Workshop - December 13, 2016


2016 Public Officials Directory
Latest Updates: February 21, 2017
Please report incorrect info to POD Staff

Map of the Month for March 2017: International Exports in Dollars Per Capita by MSA, 2015

Complete Map Library



Currently, there are no open positions



Equipment Bids for March, including gas masks, med. supply cases, headsets and respirator test machines--Addendums added 03/14/17


Local Govt Briefings,
Where We Stand Update





Staff welcomes the chance to respond to questions or comments about the St. Louis region.


Click to go to Where We Stand - 7th Edition

Where We Stand
7th Edition - 2015

FY 2017 Unified Planning Work Program
Link to EWG Annual Report: 2016

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East-West Gateway Council of Governments
One Memorial Dr., Ste 1600
St. Louis, MO  63102
phone:  (314) 421-4220 or (618) 274-2750
fax: (314) 231-6120


last update:  Thursday, March 23, 2017