Greenways + Blueways 2020 Plan

Welcome to the homepage for the Greenways+Blueways 2020 Plan. The Plan was adopted by the NIRPC Full Commission at their board meeting on March 15, 2018 and may be downloaded using the links provided below.


  • “Promoting Regionalism” Award from the Indiana Association of Regional Councils (IARC)
  • National Award for Outstanding Overall Achievement for a TMA MPO from the Association of Metropolitan Planning Organizations (AMPO)
  • 2018 Medium Metro Achievement Award from the National Association of Regional Councils in June of 2018. Details can be found HERE.
  • 2018 Outstanding Planning Project. The award was presented by the Indiana MPO Council during their Annual Conference in Evansville in September.

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Greenways+Blueways 2020

Please click on presentation video below for an overview of the Greenways+Blueways Plan

Greenways + Blueways 2020 supporting information

Greenways + Blueways 2020 Plan Public Comment Report (November 2016): PDF

In anticipation of the creation of the Greenways + Blueways 2020 Plan, an update of the 2007 Greenways & Blueways Plan and the 2010 Ped & Pedal Plan, a series of listening sessions were held throughout the region. The goal of these listening sessions was to gather public input to help shape the plan as the planning process moves forward.

Greenways + Blueways Listening Sessions Comment Report:  PDF

Greenways + Blueways 2020 Listening Session Reports:  PDF