CYMPO Acronym List

Below are some of the most common acronyms as used by CYMPO and other local, County, and State transportation departments.

5303Transit planning funding
5310Transportation for Elderly Persons and Persons with Disabilities Grant Program
5316Job Access and Reverse Commute Grant Program
5317New Freedom Grant Program
3-CContinuing, Cooperative and Comprehensive planning process
AADTAverage Annual Daily Traffic
AASHTOAmerican Association of State Highway Transportation Officials
ABCAggregate Base Course
ACAsphalt Concrete
ACFCAsphalt Concrete Friction Course
ADAAmericans with Disabilities Act
ADOTArizona Department of Transportation
ADTAverage Daily Traffic
AGCAssociated General Contractors
APAAmerican Planning Association
APWAAmerican Public Works Association
ARRAAmerican Recovery and Reinvestment Act
ASCEAmerican Society of Civil Engineers
BIABureau of Indian Affairs
BQAZBuilding a Quality Arizona (ADOT Study)
BTSBureau of Transportation Statistics
C&SContracts and Specifications
CAAGCentral Arizona Association of Governments
CHVTown of Chino Valley
CMARConstruction Manager at Risk
CMPCorrugated metal pipe
COGCouncil of Governments
COPCity of Prescott
CYMPOCentral Yavapai Metropolitan Planning Organization
DCRDesign Concept Report
DEWTown of Dewey-Humboldt
DMDistrict Minor Funds
DOTDepartment of Transportation
EAEnvironmental Assessment
EISEnvironmental Impact Statement
EPAEnvironmental Protection Agency
FAAFederal Aviation Administration
FHWAFederal Highway Administration
FMPOFlagstaff Metropolitan Planning Organization
FRICTION COURSEThin course layer of asphalt concrete providing traction on roads
FTAFederal Transit Administration
FYFiscal Year
GISGeographic Information Systems
GMPGuaranteed Maximum Price
HISInterstate Highway System
HOVHigh Occupancy Vehicle
HPMSHighway Performance Monitoring System
HSIPHighway Safety Improvement Program
HURFHighway User Revenue Fund
IGAIntergovernmental Agreement
ISTEAIntermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act (1991)
ITEInstitute of Transportation Engineers
ITSIntelligent Transportation Systems
JPAJoint Project Agreement
LMLocal Match
LP Local Project
LPALocal Public Agency
LRTPLong Range Transportation Plan
MAGMaricopa Association of Governments
MILL AND FILLProcess of removing a layer of asphalt concrete and replacing with new
MOUMemorandum of Understanding
MOVE AZADOT’s long range transportation plan (2000)
MPOMetropolitan Planning Organization
M-TACMulti-modal Technical Advisory Committee
MTIPMetropolitan Transportation Improvement Program
MUTCDManual of Uniform Traffic Control Design
NACOGNorthern Arizona Council of Governments
NAIPTANorthern Arizona Intergovernmental Transportation Authority
NEPANational Environmental Policy Act
NHSNational Highway System
O&MOperations and Maintenance
PAGPima Association of Governments
PEProfessional Engineer
PEAK HOURBusiest hour of the day for traffic (Typically shown as AM and PM peaks)
PIPPublic Involvement Plan
PLPlanning Funds
PM 10Particulate Matter of 10 microns or less
PRSCity of Prescott
PRVTown of Prescott Valley
PS&EPlans Specifications and Estimate
RDGRoadway Design Guidelines
RPORegional Planning Organization
RTPRegional Transportation Plan
SAFETEA-LUSafe Accountable Flexible and Efficient Transportation Equity Act a Legacy for Users
SEAGOSouth Eastern Arizona Governments Organization
SHSPStrategic Highway Safety Plan
SOVSingle-Occupancy Vehicle
SPRStatewide Planning and Research
SPUISingle Point Urban Interchange
SRTSSafe Routes to School
STIPState Transportation Improvement Program
STPSurface Transportation Program
TAZTraffic Analysis Zone
TEA-21Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century
TITraffic Interchange
TIATraffic Impact Analysis
TIFIATransportation Infrastructure Financing and Innovation Act
TIGERTransportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery
TIPTransportation Improvement Program
TRTransit
TRIPTransit Implementation Plan
T-TACTransit Technical Advisory Committee
UPWPUnified Planning Work Program (Now just called the Work Program)
UZAUrbanized Area 
VMTVehicle Miles Travelled
WACOGWestern Arizona Council of Governments
WHAT MOVES YOU AZCurrent ADOT Long Range Transportation Plan
WPWork Program
YMPOYuma Metropolitan Planning Organization
YPTYavapai Prescott Tribe
YYVYavapai County
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