Marion County Department of Transportation

Find Marion County Georgia 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.

Marion County Transportation Department 10330 Ga Highway 126 Buena Vista GA 31803 229-649-9833

About Marion County Departments of Transportation

Marion County Departments of Transportation are branches of Georgia State, Marion 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 Marion County, GA.

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

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

Marion County Transportation Projects

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