525 North Main Street 
Waynesville, NC 28786

J.M. Teague Engineering and Planning (JMTE) is a Western North Carolina-based transportation engineering and planning firm that manages a wide and diverse range of transportation-related projects primarily in North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and around the Southeast.

Founded in 2010, JMTE’s fields a team of engineering, planning and technical specialists whose expertise and experience spans six decades. That allows us to offer a wide range of transportation engineering services that are not only grounded in long-standing best practices, but incorporate the latest technological advances in transportation safety and management.

Our services include, but are not limited to intersection safety, wayfinding, traffic impact analysis, traffic data collection, traffic signal warrant analysis, traffic signal design and operation, pavement marking design, sign design, corridor studies, risk management, MUTCD training and compliance, land use planning, pavement condition surveys, presentations, small area planning, bicycle and pedestrian planning, sight distance evaluations, expert forensic testimony and bicycle, pedestrian and school safety.

Our JMTE Academy offers NCDOT-approved trainings and certifications in Work Zone Safety, Flagging, and Flagger Instructor. We also offer custom designed courses such as Planning Board Orientation Training, MUTCD Overview and Compliance, Traffic Signal Operation, and Tort Liability. Many of our courses are available for continuing professional competency in multiple fields, including work zone supervisors, surveyors, professional and safety engineers, insurance professionals and many more. We offer onsite industry-specific courses as well as periodic training opportunities for individuals who need to obtain or renew certifications.

Our home office is in Waynesville, NC. Whether your project is large or small, JMTE is experienced in working with local governments, school systems, private institutions, and professional clients such as landscape architects, urban planners, developers, and civil engineering firms.

Our team includes not only experts in transportation and traffic, but engineers, planners and technicians whose backgrounds include civil engineering, environmental assessment and permitting, land use coding, project management, regulatory compliance, urban and regional planning and other specialties. Our service area is concentrated in the Southeast, but our client base spreads throughout the nation, including Alaska and San Francisco. 

For more specific information on our work, please explore our Services page and visit our Project Gallery
You can contact J.M. Teague Engineering & Planning (JMTE) at 828.456.8383 in Waynesville, NC. We look forward to helping you identify and achieve the best options for transportation safety and planning in your community.


J.M. Teague Engineering & Planning (JMTE) is a diverse organization due to the background and interests of the principal engineer. View our distinct areas of services within the organization:
By being centralized in Western North Carolina, we have the capability and resources to serve a variety of clients throughout the Southeast, while maintaining a special interest in serving the many smaller communities and municipalities across the region we call home. With a diverse staff of professionals, JMTE is dedicated to providing quality engineering and planning services. We are available to assist you with certified Professional Engineers in multiple states as well as AICP certified planners.