Programs and Partnerships

Adopt a Highway

Safety Requirements

Safety Briefing Overview

Adopt a Highway volunteers are required to complete the following steps prior to each litter clean up activity:

  1. Read a Safety Briefing.
  2. Watch the Safety Briefing video below before each litter clean up activity.
  3. Acknowledge reading the Safety Briefing and watching the safety briefing video before entering ADOT right of way. Print the Adopt a Highway Volunteer Registration Form and return it to the designated ADOT office listed on your permit after your clean up.
Safety Vests

Volunteers are required to wear ANSI Class II Safety Vests, which meet the requirements for working on the right of way of any roadway open to public travel. 

If your group is checking out vests for your ADOT Adopt a Highway volunteer cleanup, Please fill out the Adopt a Highway Vests Check Out Sheet and send it to your ADOT contact in the designated ADOT District Office listed on your application. 

ANSI Class II Vest
  ANSI Class II Safety Vest - click to view larger

  ANSI/ISEA Lime Yellow Class 2 
Safety Vest Tag - click to view larger

Safety Briefing Video

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Civil Rights

Pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other nondiscrimination laws and authorities, ADOT does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. Persons that require a reasonable accommodation based on language or disability should contact ADOT’s Civil Rights Office at civilrightsoffice@azdot.gov. Requests should be made as early as possible to ensure the State has an opportunity to address the accommodation.

De acuerdo con el Título VI de la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964, la Ley de Estadounidenses con Discapacidades (ADA por sus siglas en inglés) y otras normas y leyes antidiscriminatorias, el Departamento de Transporte de Arizona (ADOT) no discrimina por motivos de raza, color, origen nacional, sexo, edad o discapacidad. Las personas que requieran asistencia (dentro de lo razonable) ya sea por el idioma o discapacidad deben ponerse en contacto con la Oficina de Derechos Civiles de ADOT en civilrightsoffice@azdot.gov. Las solicitudes deben hacerse lo más antes posible para asegurar que el Estado tenga la oportunidad de hacer los arreglos necesarios.