Coos County Department of Transportation

Find Coos County Oregon 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.

Coos County Road Department 1281 West Central Boulevard Coquille OR 97423 541-396-2424

Oregon Department Of Transportation 61036 U.s. 101 Coos Bay OR 97420 541-269-1623

US Interior Department Road Maintenance Myrtle Point Middle Creek Road Myrtle Point OR 97458 541-572-2334

US Transportation Department North Bend 2348 Colorado Avenue North Bend OR 97459 541-756-3204

About Coos County Departments of Transportation

Coos County Departments of Transportation are branches of Oregon State, Coos 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 Coos County, OR.

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

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

Coos County Transportation Projects

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