Transportation Resources

Links

  • Mn/DOT District 4 - Detroit Lakes/Morris 
    Supporting the transportation network of west central Minnesota
  • Bureau of Transportation Statistics
    Research and Innovative Technology Administration
  • Fargo-Moorhead MetroCOG
    The Fargo-Moorhead Metropolitan Council of Governments (Metro COG) is the Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for the Fargo-Moorhead area. An MPO is a transportation policy-making organization made up of representatives from local government and transportation authorities
  • Federal Highway Administration
    The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) is a part of the U.S. Department of Transportation and is headquartered in Washington, D.C., with field offices across the United States.
  • Federal Transit Administration
    Headed by an Administrator who is appointed by the President of the United States, FTA provides stewardship of combined formula and discretionary programs totaling more than $10B to support a variety of locally-planned, constructed and operated public transportation systems throughout the U.S., including buses, subways, light rail, commuter rail, streetcars, monorail, passenger ferry boats, inclined railways, and people movers.
  • Minnesota Department of Transportation
    Mn/DOT's most important priority is to operate, maintain and preserve Minnesota's existing transportation systems and infrastructure.
  • National Safe Routes to School
    Safe Routes to School lays out a 10-step process that brings parents, teachers and principals together with traffic engineers to identify and resolve dangerous locations.
  • National Transportation Enhancements Clearinghouse
    Communities across America are using Transportation Enhancements (TE) funds from the federal government to expand travel choice, strengthen the local economy, improve the quality of life, and protect the environment. At the National Transportation Enhancements Clearinghouse (NTEC), we can help you learn how to use TE funds to revitalize the transportation experience in your community.
  • Rural Transportation Clearinghouse
    Ruraltransportation.org offers information and resources for rural transportation policy makers, planners and stakeholders. This site is a product of the National Association of Development Organizations (NADO) and the NADO Research Foundation.
  • Safe Routes to School - Minnesota
    Safe Routes to School is a new program in the federal transportation bill, SAFETEA –LU, designed to improve the conditions and quality of bicycling and walking to school. The goal of the program is to reverse the 30-year decline in the numbers of children walking to school and reintroduce opportunities for regular physical activity.
  • United States Department of Transportation
    The mission of the Department is to: Serve the United States by ensuring a fast, safe, efficient, accessible and convenient transportation system that meets our vital national interests and enhances the quality of life of the American people, today and into the future.