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ECWRPC is the designated Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) agency responsible for the development of the Long-Range Transportation Plan (LRTP) for the Appleton (Fox Cities), Fond du Lac and Oshkosh Urbanized Areas. As part of this planning process, ECWRPC is actively seeking public input to include in these LRTPs. Please sign up to join ECWRPC’s social media engagement site provided by Mindmixer. This site is another way ECWRPC can learn about what is important to the public and document these ideas and concerns.
Through this site, you will be able to:
Click on the following link to access the website: http://ecwrpc.mindmixer.com/ and sign up to start the conversation and participate in polls/surveys and other relevant topics. Feel free to share this web link with others who may be interested in shaping the future development of their communities. If you have any questions/comments, please contact Kolin Erickson at ECWRPC.
AeroInnovate, an aviation program within the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh Business Success Center, received the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce’s 2015 Company Innovation Award in the Small Employer Category during a luncheon on June10, 2015 in Appleton. The award was created as a means of recognizing businesses that drive innovation through creative thinking and problem solving, as well as takeContinue Reading
ECWRPC has been awarded $188,798 in supplemental funding from the Department of Defense Office of Economic Adjustment (DoD-OEA) to support the efforts of the ongoing Oshkosh Region Defense Industry Diversification Initiative (ORDIDI). This funding was allocated in response to the elimination of additional positions at the Oshkosh Corporation. ORDIDI projects are anticipated to be completed by December 31, 2015. SinceContinue Reading
East Central Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission is looking for an energetic and dynamic professional with at least one to three years of proven success in Safe Routes to School programming and/or bicycle/pedestrian planning. The Assistant Safe Routes to School Planner will provide technical assistance and support to local communities looking to start and/or implement a local Safe Routes toContinue Reading
You are invited to participate in a survey. https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/OCParksStudy This Outagamie county-wide survey is designated to acquire public input for the possibility of creating a new county park and/or other recreational facility. Outagamie County was paid a significant environmental impact fee in 2008 related to the construction of the Morgan-Werner West Transmission Line which crossesContinue Reading
After a 32 year absence from membership with the Commission, the Fond du Lac County Board took action in December 2014 to become a dues paying member starting January 1, 2015. We welcome them with open arms and are appreciative of their desire to become more ‘connected’ to the other counties, available opportunities, and theContinue Reading
The final 2015 Budget and Work Program was adopted by the Commission at its January 30, 2015 Quarterly Meeting. The updated document contains a detailed listing of program areas and specific projects, as well as the expected revenues and expenditures associated with FY 2015. The document amends and replaces the July 2014 preliminary budget whichContinue Reading
The Oshkosh Region Defense Industry Diversification Initiative’s (ORIDDI) overall approach is to focus on the dislocated worker and supply chain affected by OC layoffs. The objectives of this initiative are three-fold: 1. To align regional economic and workforce development strategies so they are responsive to Oshkosh’s reduced manufacturing output, consider defense diversification strategies, and buildContinue Reading
This document outlines the work efforts of the East Central Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission for the next year. The document also includes the transportation planning studies that will be undertaken in the East Central Region by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, local communities, or consultants to them. The Annual Work Program provides the basis forContinue Reading
Conference presentation pdfs are located on our Mini-Conferences page.
This plan updates and supersedes the 2000 Eden Sewer Service Area Plan which is an element of the State of the Upper Fox River Basin Plan, (2001). It provides population and land use projections and delineates future growth areas for the Eden Sewer Service Area. Also identified are environmentally sensitive areas which should not beContinue Reading