Colorado Springs Department of Transportation

Find Colorado Springs Colorado 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.

Colorado Springs Department Of Transportation 1480 Quail Lake Loop Colorado Springs CO 80906 719-634-2323

Colorado Springs Department Of Transportation 2025 Commercial Boulevard Colorado Springs CO 80906 719-576-6812

El Paso County Department Of Transportation 3275 Akers Drive Colorado Springs CO 80922 719-520-6460

El Paso County Road Maintenance 3275 Akers Drive Colorado Springs CO 80922 719-572-5147

About Colorado Springs Departments of Transportation

Colorado Springs Departments of Transportation are branches of Colorado State,, 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 Colorado Springs, CO.

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

Colorado Springs 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 Colorado Springs. Infrastructure maintenance often involves emergency response to accidents, disasters, and inclement weather such as winter storms. Colorado Springs DOT Offices manages the allocation of Federal and Colorado State funding for Colorado Springs transportation capital improvements and the use of any Colorado 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 Colorado Springs. The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration regulates the nation's pipeline infrastructure and shipments of hazardous material by land, sea, and air.

Colorado Springs Transportation Projects

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