Urbanized Development Commission

The Urbanized Development Commission (UDC) of the South Eastern Council of Governments is the designated Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for the Sioux Falls metropolitan transportation planning process.  The UDC is primarily comprised of elected officials from the local governmental participants in the planning process.  The UDC, with input from the other two committees, makes area transportation planning decisions.

UDC Bylaws

Committee Members:

  • Carol Twedt* (Chair)             
  • Larry Beesley, Mayor of Brandon
  • Julie Burke-Van Luvanee, Mayor of Harrisburg
  • Paul TenHaken, Mayor of Sioux Falls
  • Janet Brekke, Sioux Falls City Council
  • Rick Kiley, Sioux Falls City Council
  • Greg Neitzert, Sioux Falls City Council
  • Pat Starr, Sioux Falls City Council
  • Michael Poppens, Lincoln County Commission
  • Dale Long (Vice-Chair), Lincoln County Commission
  • Dave Gillespie, Lincoln County Commission
  • Jeff Barth, Minnehaha County Commission
  • Jean Bender, Minnehaha County Commission
  • Dean Karsky, Minnehaha County Commission
  • Vacant, SDDOT Transportation Commission
  • Mark Hoines*, Federal Highway Administration

 *Denotes a non-voting member of the UDC  

2018 Meeting Schedule

All meetings begin at 4:00 PM

January 11th
March 8th
May 10th
July 12th
August 9th
September 20th
November 8th