About The MPO

The Farmington Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is the regional planning forum for transportation planning for the cities of Aztec, Bloomfield, Kirkland, and Farmington and the urbanized areas of San Juan County. The MPO carries out federal laws related to coordinated, continuing, and comprehensive transportation planning. The MPO, in cooperation with its entities, NMDOT, transit operators, and the general public develops long and short range transportation plans.

Map of MPO Boundary

Map of MPO Boundaries

Population Statistics for the MPO Entities

San Juan County Ares within MPO (est.)35,897
Total MPO Population96,926

Source: American Community Survey, 2014-2018 5-Year Estimates 


The Farmington Metropolitan Planning Organization vision is for a safe, efficient and reliable multi-modal transportation system that meets the needs of residents and visitors in the region.

Mission Statement

Provide a forum to develop an effective transportation system to move people and goods safely, economically and efficiently while maintaining a high quality of life.

The Vision and Mission Statement were developed in response to the planning factors outlined by federal legislation and in cooperation with the MPO Technical Committee, the MPO Policy Committee, NMDOT, and Federal Highway Administration.

Approved by the Farmington MPO Policy Committee on September 24, 2015.

Visit the MPO at - Downtown Centre, 100 W. Broadway, Farmington, NM 87401
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