Who We Are

Bangor Area Comprehensive Transportation System (BACTS) is a nonprofit focusing on improving transportation in the greater Bangor region. BACTS is a Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) designated by federal and Maine state government to carry out transportation planning in the greater Bangor urbanized area.  As an MPO, BACTS evaluates and approves proposed transportation improvement projects, in addition to facilitating communication between our member communities, state agencies, and federal transportation agencies.

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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 - 3rd Issue can be found below!

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