TRANSPORTATION Business & Parking: The Department’s mission is to provide Greensboro with safe, seamless and equitable transportation choices. This division manages and allocates resources to carry out the department’s mission. This division is also responsible for operating the City-owned parking decks, enforcing parking regulations in the Central Business District and areas with residential parking permit programs, and administering the city’s false alarm program. Parking Enforcement is a General Fund function while all other parking services are funded through the Parking Facilities Operating Fund. Engineering: This division oversees the design of transportation projects, maintains all transportation regulatory and street signs and markings, manages the traffic signal system, and reviews development proposals to ensure compliance with City and State transportation requirements. This division is responsible for oversight of the City’s street lighting program. Planning: This division prepares long range transportation plans for all travel modes. Acts as the administrative entity for the Greensboro Urbanized Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) and oversees the development of the Metropolitan Transportation Improvement Program (MTIP) and coordination of State and Federal funding through the strategic transportation prioritization process. Provides coordination for the Vision Zero Initiative, the Micromobility program and regional coordination for air quality conformity. Public Transportation - Depot: The public transportation division oversees contracted operations of the Greensboro Transportation Agency (GTA) fixed route bus services and Access GSO paratransit services. It is responsible for Federal Transit Administration (FTA) grant administration and reporting. The Division also operates the historic J. Douglas Galyon Depot multimodal transportation center to support GTA operations, intercity bus access and the Amtrak passenger rail station. Operation of the Depot is a General Fund function while all GTA services are funded through the GTA Transit System Fund.

Adopted 2021-22 Budget


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