Last updated: 03/09/2020
NM599 serves as a North/South by-pass for vehicles traveling through Santa Fe and a WIPP route for low level nuclear waste traveling to the Waste Isolation Pilot Project near Carlsbad. As a high-speed limited access bypass through Santa Fe, NM599 provides local Santa Fe traffic an additional North/South travel corridor to help alleviate congestion along Cerrillos Road and St. Francis Drive.
Phase B Recommendations Presentation [4.6MB in Size] – Distributed at the December 10th Transportation Policy Board Meeting
Priority Plan Presentation [0.7MB in Size] – Distributed at the February 11th Transportation Policy Board Meeting
Map of NM599 Corridor Landowners [2.0MB in Size]
The Recommendations from this Study will be used in the development of the Update to the Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP). Click HERE for more details on this process
After mapping, projects can be prioritized for funding and implementation. The highest priority projects will be accessible for review with member governments so they can be included into the Capital Improvement Plan (CIP). . Based on concentrations of high priority projects, high priority pedestrian improvement zones can be designated to complete improvements by geographic area.