Who We Are

Bangor Area Comprehensive Transportation System (BACTS) is a nonprofit focusing on improving transportation in the greater Bangor region. BACTS is also the organization designated by federal and Maine state government to carry out transportation planning in the greater Bangor urbanized area. BACTS evaluates and approves proposed transportation improvement projects and facilitates communication between its member communities and state and federal transportation agencies.

Request for Proposals

BACTS is requesting proposals for our 2043 Metropolitan Transportation Plan Update. Details for this RFP can be found here.


Our Committees

BACTS is governed by a policy committee and an executive committee. The members of these committees are comprised of municipal officials (both elected and appointed) of the member cities and towns, members of the MaineDOT, FTA, and FHWA.

Our Resources

As the Metropolitan Planning Organization for the greater Bangor region, BACTS has a variety of resources available to assist with transportation planning and programming. BACTS resources include federal, state and local program information, historical studies and reports, and transportation data throughout the region.


Transit Times - All things transit in the Greater Bangor Region - 2nd Issue can be found below!

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BACTS proposes to amend the 2022-2025 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) related to the following:At the June 21st, 2022 BACTS Policy Committee meeting, the Committee authorized the transfer of $62,000.00 from the BACTS Holding WIN 14272.00 to WIN 023521.00, the Bangor State Street mill and fill project. All TIP amendments must be posted to the BACTS website for a 10-day public comment period starting Wednesday, June 22nd, 2022. The public comment period will end Tuesday, July 5th, 2022. ... See MoreSee Less
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๐ŸšŒ We want to hear from you! ๐ŸšŒClick here to view a link to the proposed stops - experience.arcgis.com/experience/396e4994d18243e0b7f9787e7821c1ed/Click here for updates regarding the public meeting - www.bangormaine.gov/calendar ... See MoreSee Less
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