Chilton County Department of Transportation

Find Chilton County Alabama departments of transportation, highways, roads, and bridge departments. Departments of transportation provide information on public transport, including roads, highways, bridges, traffic conditions, closures, tolls and travel information.

Alabama Transportation Department 8586 Alabama 22 Maplesville AL 36750 334-366-4244

Chilton County Road Department 272 Airport Road Clanton AL 35045 205-755-1151

About Chilton County Departments of Transportation

Chilton County Departments of Transportation are branches of Alabama State, Chilton County, or Federal government whose mission is to plan for and develop a fast, efficient, accessible, and convenient transportation system and infrastructure that effectively serves the citizenry and promotes economic vitality in Chilton County, AL.

You may contact the Department of Transportation for questions about:
  • Chilton County DOT compliance training
  • DOT number lookups
  • Road, interstate and highway traffic and closures
  • Road toll and travel information
  • Chilton County Transportation Dept jobs and employment
Chilton County Department of Transportation

Chilton County Transportation Departments are responsible for maintaining and improving transportation infrastructure, including state roads and highways, bridges, airports, ports and waterways, public transit systems, and railways in Chilton County. Infrastructure maintenance often involves emergency response to accidents, disasters, and inclement weather such as winter storms. Chilton County DOT Offices manages the allocation of Federal and Alabama State funding for Chilton County transportation capital improvements and the use of any Alabama funding sources dedicated for transportation purposes, such as toll proceeds and fuel taxes.

US Department of Transportation

The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) is a cabinet-level department headed by the Secretary of Transportation. The department is comprised of eleven offices and administrations primarily organized around modes of transportation. Much of what USDOT does is regulatory in nature. For example, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration develops regulations for motor vehicle safety and for fuel efficiency standards in Chilton County. The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration regulates the nation's pipeline infrastructure and shipments of hazardous material by land, sea, and air.

Chilton County Transportation Projects

The USDOT is a major source of funding for transportation capital projects, especially transit and highway projects in Chilton County, AL. The Surface Transportation Program provides Alabama State and local Chilton County governments approximately $10 billion annually in flexible funding for a wide range of improvements, as well as capital planning purposes.