Transportation Departments in Pasadena, California

Find Pasadena, California 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.


Pasadena Transportation Department 221 East Walnut Street Pasadena, CA

About Pasadena Departments of Transportation

Pasadena Departments of Transportation are branches of California State, Los Angeles 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 Pasadena, CA.

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

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

Pasadena Transportation Projects

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