Department of Transportation, Utah
The purpose of the Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) is to oversee the6,000 miles of state highway, including snow removal, signage, bridges, repairs, building, and maintenance.
Budget details do not seem to be available on the department website, but can be accessed on the State of Utah official website.
Total Fiscal Year 2012 funding is $1,029,253,100.
|Plan of Financing||Actual FY 2010||Authorized FY 2011||Recommended FY 2011||Base FY 2012||Ongoing and Total One-time Adj.||Total FY 2012|
|Restricted and Trust Funds||47,034,700||26,904,800||26,904,800||26,904,800||4,300||26,909,100|
|Program||Actual FY 2010||Authorized FY 2011||Recommended FY 2011||Base FY 2012||Ongoing and Total One-time Adj.||Total FY 2012|
|Region District Management||25,231,700||26,602,300||26,602,300||26,602,300||98,900||26,701,200|
UDOT was also awarded $299,405,269 in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funds, 100% of which has been obligated to projects statewide.
UDOT runs the Don't Drive Stupid Program, a program for teenagers that promotes safe driving.
The department also runs the Student Neighborhood Access Program (SNAP), which works with the national Safe Routes to School program to provide tools and resources that assist schools in promoting and enabling students to walk and bike safely to school.
UDOT also sponsors the state's Adopt-A-Highway program, which allows volunteer groups to clean up the state's roadways through a two-year voluntary commitment.
A list of projects currently under construction is available, with project descriptions and schedules.
Planned projects and projects studies, including environmental assessments, are also posted.
A statewide map of ARRA-funded projects with amount allocated and project name can be found on the Utah Recovery website.
UDOT is governed by the Transportation Commission. Commissioners are appointed by the governor.
Department Commissioners are listed with contact information, as well as meeting documents and information. Executive staff salary pay grades are not posted.
Public Involvement information, including upcoming events and contacts, is provided.
Bid letting information is provided.