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UPWP for FY 2014
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Transportation Alternatives Program

The Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) provides funding for on- and off-road pedestrian and bicycle facilities, infrastructure projects for improving non-driver access to public transportation and enhanced mobility, community improvement activities, environmental mitigation, and safe routes to school projects. TAP applications are available online and are due July 31, 2014.  More Info...



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Next Board of Directors Meeting - Sept.  24, 2014

Outstanding Local Government Awards Nominations

Dig out your thinking caps!
  OLGA nomination time is here. Maybe you know of a local government, public program, or public official dedicated to public service ~ a partnership between a local government and a community-based group ~ a public initiative where two or more government agencies cooperate on a project. Submit your nominations now through September 26, 2014.

Announcing Workshops for the Pre-Disaster
All-Hazard Mitigation Plan 5-Year Update

East-West Gateway and its planning partners have been developing the All-Hazard Mitigation Plan and are ready for community input.  Beginning in September, East-West Gateway will be hosting workshops to discuss the planning process and for communities to offer input regarding their pre-disaster all-hazard needs and what mitigation actions would be most beneficial for those communities.  More...

Speaker Series Brochure
Connected 2045 Speaker Series

Part 3 of our Speaker Series, Transportation: That Delicate Balance,
will be held on September 18, 2014.  Wally Siewert, Director of the Center for Ethics in Public Life at UMSL, will facilitate an interactive, dynamic conversation with an array of community representatives on planning for the next GEN.

More Info....

East-West Gateway seeking feedback on projects submitted for Transportation Alternatives Program funding 

East-West Gateway had a call for applications for the Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP).  The applications were due on July 31, 2014.   The TAP, authorized under the current transportation law provides funding for on- and off-road pedestrian and bicycle facilities, infrastructure projects for improving non-driver access to public transportation and enhanced mobility, community improvement activities, environmental mitigation, and safe routes to school projects.  More...

FY 2015-2018 Transportation Improvement Program
 and Air Quality Conformity Determination

The FY 2015-2018 Transportation Improvement Program and Air Quality Conformity Determination were approved by the Board of Directors at its July 30, 2014 meeting. The documents will become effective October 1, 2014, pending State and Federal approvals.

Planning and Zoning Fundamentals of
Planning and Zoning

A Chancellor’s Certicate covering the fundamentals of planning and zoning and critical components in the work of the planning and zoning commission. - running from October - December 2014.   More...

Great Streets: Round 2

The planning process is complete for the
West Florissant Avenue Great Streets Plan!! 

Check it out here!

Three Great Streets project master plans have been completed and are available on our Great Streets page: Dorsett Road Master Plan, Grand Center Master Plan, and the  Page Avenue Master Plan.

More Info About Great Streets
Great Streets Web Design Guide

Lower Meramec Watershed

In 2010, the Missouri Dept. of Natural Resources commissioned East-West Gateway,  to develop a nine-element watershed plan. The Meramec River was identified as the region’s number one priority river and put the focus on the lower Meramec watershed area.   This new watershed plan creates a long-term framework for restoring the three subwatersheds that are designated as degraded streams and protecting the healthy streams. More...

Lower Meramec Watershed Plan
Lower Meramec Watershed Plan Appendix


FY 2014-2017 Program Year
(Curent Year)

Air Quality Conformity Determination Documentation
FY 2014-2017 Transportation Improvement Program

Reasonable Progress Update:
Projects with a September 30, 2014 Deadline

FY 2013 Annual Listing of Projects Obligating Federal Funds

FY 2015-2018 Program Year:


2014 Public Officials Directory
2014 Updates
(last updated 09/02/14)
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Map of the Month for September 2014: Domestic Migration to and from the St. Louis Region - 2014

Complete Map Library

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EWG 2013
Annual Report

and 2014 Calendar



Transportation Analyst  I



- -OPEN - - Equipment Bids for Sept. 2014 - information technology equipment
- -OPEN - - Request Consultant to Update the St. Louis Regional ITS Architecture



Local Govt Briefings,
Where We Stand Update



Information, documents and brochures explaining Gateway’s Title VI program



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

Loop Trolley Documents Link

Loop Trolley

Flood Prevention District Website

Southwestern Illinois Flood Prevention District Council

Missouri Dept. of Transportation 's Real Time Traffic Information Webpage

UMSL’s Chancellor’s Certificate Program
in Planning and Zoning Starts Again in January

This Chancellor’s Certificate program is taught by a team of senior practitioners, with extensive knowledge and experience in local government planning in Missouri, Illinois and across the nation and discusses processes and topics that are crucial for local government success.  More...

Great Streets Section
Renewing The Region

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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:  Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Board Presentation 2/24/06: Overview of Current Regional Economy