Cullman Department of Transportation

Find Cullman 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.

Cullman County Rural Transportation 1950 Beech Avenue Southeast Cullman AL 35055 256-734-1246

About Cullman Departments of Transportation

Cullman Departments of Transportation are branches of Alabama State, Cullman 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 Cullman, AL.

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

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

Cullman Transportation Projects

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