Transportation Improvement Plans (TIP)

GHCOG provides technical assistance and training on TIP requirements and development, processes all amendments and forwards project information to SW Washington Regional Transportation Planning Organization (RTPO) and Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT). In order to maintain funding eligibility transportation projects must be included in local, regional and state TIP’s. For information regarding a specific project, please contact the sponsoring agency directly.

2017 - 2022 Grays Harbor Region Transportation Improvement Plan

Approved by GHCOG Board August 18, 2016, 2017 -2011 GH Region TIP

Southwest Washington Regional Transportation Improvement Plan

The five county RTPO oversees the regional transportation plan. The 2016 - 2019 plan can be viewed here -

For more information on the 2016 - 2019 regional plan see the Cowlitz-Wahkiakum Council of Governments (CWCOG) trans pro at ion page at -

Transportation Improvement Plan (TIP) 101

Introduction to TIP Workshop held April 16, 2014. The workshop explained basic TIP issues:
How TIPs work: Local, Regional, and State
Annual TIP development timeline
When changes need to be made to TIP throughout year
Answers to common questions when programming your local TIP

You may download the workshop Powerpoint presentation, in PDF format - TIP 101

WSDOT Highways & Local Programs maintains the database of all federally funded transportation programs in the state. A searchable database can be found on the Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) website.

Grays Harbor Transit Elma
Grays Harbor Transit Station, Elma