Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) encourages eligible local agencies to apply for the many new discretionary grant opportunities created through the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL). Information sessions to cover an overview of the USDOT grant opportunities, regional improvements – working together, what do you need to know – grant applications and implementation, and collaborative discussions with FDOT District staff.
October 27th | 10:00am – 12:00pm (ET): Due to the overwhelming popularity of the August webinar and the number of questions received, we have invited Brad Bradley (FDOT), along with Carey Shepherd (FHWA) for a special two-hour office hours session on October 10th. During this session, Brad and Carey will join us to answer some of the follow-up questions received about ADA in Design, Construction, and Maintenance. Attendees will also have the opportunity to submit additional questions during registration.
October 21st| 10:00 – 11:30am (ET): This session will focus on Tampa’s long-term vision for the future, the ongoing growth and urban transformation in the City, associated mobility challenges and opportunities, the impact and importance of land use as it relates to mobility, and strategic initiatives and key projects currently underway to maintain and improve the quality of life for current and future Tampanians.
October 25th | 10:00 – 11:30am (ET): This course provides an overview of the Infrastructure Investment Jobs Act, which includes the Build America, Buy America Act (BABA), as well as the implementation guidance issued by the Made in America Office, and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA)- Florida Division. Beginning with projects let November 10, 2022, new requirements are effective for all projects receiving Federal Funding, whether let through State or Local Agencies.
November 2 | 10:00 – 11:30am (ET): This course will focus on the key pavement management fundamentals from the perspective of FHWA and FDOT. We will be focusing on Pavement Management Systems, condition inventory methods, decision trees to aid the selection of pavement treatments, metrics for gauging the effectiveness of pavement treatments, how to communicate results of projects, and analyzing the long-term effectiveness of pavement strategies as investment program alternatives.
November 9 | 10:00 – 11:30am (ET): This webinar is designed for new and experienced trainers looking for some quick tips to help plan for their next workshop. The goal is to provide you with some pointers to help you prepare, plan, and deliver a high-quality training workshop and ensure that you and your team get the most from your training time.
FDOT is extremely excited to announce the initial agenda release for the 2022 Transportation Symposium Webinar Series! The early sessions on this year’s docket will showcase many topics with an emphasis on FDOT’s Vital Few Safety. This year’s agenda will again host a variety of transportation related topics. FDOT will be updating the schedule with new sessions often, so check back frequently!