• Welcome

    Welcome to the Prioritization Resources site.  Here you will find helpful information related to NCDOT's project prioritization process and the Strategic Transportation Investments (STI) Law.
    This page contains information for Prioritization 6.0 (the current round of Project Prioritization).
    More general information about STI and the State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) can be found under "Other Links" on the right.
  • What’s Happening Now

    Prioritization 6.0

    The Prioritization Data page can also be viewed for additional information as P6.0 progresses, such as:

    • P6.0 GIS Data
    • Prioritization Training documentation
    • P6.0 Submittal Guidance documents
    • P6.0 Local Input Point Methodologies
    • Congestion Management Project Information (P5.0, P4.0, P3.0)
    • Archives from P5.0 and prior prioritization cycles (P4.0, P3.0, etc.)


    The SPOT Office has recorded previous informational webinars on various topics as listed below.

    • P6.0 Scoring Components Webinar (June 25, 2019 - second session) - CLICK HERE
    • P6.0 Bike/Ped Cost Estimation Tool Webinar (July 23, 2019) - CLICK HERE


    Prioritization 5.0

    P5.0 helped produce the Draft 2020-2029 STIP, which was released in January 2019 for public comment, and is anticipated to be adopted by the NC Board of Transportation in September 2019.  More information on the current STIP can be found under "Other Links" on the right.

  • Key Dates

    June 2019

    BOT approves P6.0 Criteria & Weights

    October 2019

    SPOT On!ine opens for testing, entering, and submitting projects (closes May 1, 2020)

    December 20, 2019

    Carryover Project Deletions due for receiving extra submittals (one out, one in)

    Carryover Project Modifications due

    May 1, 2020

    Area-Specific Weights due

    SPOT On!ine closes for submitting projects

    June 19, 2020

    Draft Identified Needs due for Highway projects

    January 22, 2021

    Final Identified Needs due for all projects (Highway and Non-Highway)

    Complete Streets Project Sheets due for all projects

    End of February 2021

    Quantitative scores for all projects released

    Draft list of Programmed Statewide Mobility projects released

    March 1, 2021

    Regional Impact Local Input Point window opens for 3 months (closes May 28)

    Deadline for Approval of Local Input Point Assignment Methodologies

    End of July 2021

    Draft list of Programmed Regional Impact Projects released

    August 2, 2021

    Division Needs Local Input Point window opens for 3 months (closes Oct. 29)

    February 2022

    DRAFT 2023-2032 STIP released


    (Complete Streets Project Sheets due dates TBD.)


  • Local Input Point Methodologies

    All P5.0 methodologies can be in the archives of the Prioritization Data page, as well as NCDOT Division Engineer preliminary and final local input point assignments.
    MPO and RPO local input point assignments can be found at each organization's website.
    P6.0 methodology information will be updated as P6.0 progresses.
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