Department of Transportation, Missouri
The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) is responsible for providing a safe and efficient transportation system to Missourians through partnerships with the public, transportation partners, state and federal legislators, and other state and local agencies.
Budget documents do not appear to be available on the MoDOT website, but can be accessed on the official state website. The Department requested $2.8 billion, a 12% decrease from the previous fiscal year.
2012 Appropriations Request
|Program Delivery||$1,989 million (71%)|
|System Management||$557 million (20%)|
|Fleet, Facilities, and Information Systems||$105 million (4%)|
|Multimodal||$92 million (3%)|
|Grant / Award Title||Award Amount|
|Pemiscot County, Route 55||$16,085,700.00|
|Adair County, Route 63||$17,491,350.38|
|Franklin County, Route 44||$17,377,500.00|
|Maryland Hts Expressway Connector||$20,000,000.00|
|St. Charles County, Route 364||$20,570,800.00|
|Transit Capital Assistance||$20,698,281.00|
|St. Charles County, Route 364||$23,240,000.00|
|St. Louis County, Route 141||$57,750,900.00|
MoDOT runs a variety of programs, including community services programs such as Adopt-A-Highway (AHH). AHH began in 1987 is a volunteer program in which the public clears the state's roadways of litter, which helps tor relieve the Department of its $5-$6 million annual expenditures on litter-removal.
Current projects, including project costs, descriptions, updates, studies and public involvement, are listed; contracts do not appear to be available.
The director is appointed by the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission, which is a six-member bipartisan board that governs the Department. Members are appointed for six-year terms by the governor and confirmed by the state Senate.
Highway and Transportation Commissioners are listed with terms dates; commission meeting dates and documents are also posted. Contact information for the Commissioners and other leaders does not appear to be available. Executive salary information is also not disclosed.
The Department's five-year transportation plan is available.
The MoDOT Open Records Policy is posted.
Bidding and contracting opportunities are posted.
- Fiscal Year 2012 Budget Request
- Department of Transportation FY 2012 Budget Request (dead link)
- ARRA Projects (dead link)
- Recovery Act Project List
- Plans and Projects
- Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission
- Current Members
- Financial Statements
- Annual Reports
- Five-Year Direction
- Open Records
- Bidding and Contracting
State of Missouri
Jefferson City (capital)
|State executive officers||
Governor | Lieutenant Governor | Attorney General | Secretary of State | Treasurer | State Auditor | Commissioner of Education | Director of Insurance | Director of Agriculture | Director of Natural Resources | Director of Labor & Industrial Relations | Chairman of Public Service Commission |