Programs and Partnerships

Adopt a Highway Volunteers picking up trash
Adopt a Highway

The Adopt a Highway program provides an opportunity for individuals, organizations or businesses to help keep our highways litter free.

Border Liaison Unit
Border Liaison Unit
The Arizona Department of Transportation Border Liaison Unit works together with the Motor Carrier Industry and provides multiple topic workshops and instructional classes to promote and ensure the safe efficient movement of people, goods and services through our southern international ports of entry while promoting compliance with all applicable state and federal laws and regulations.
Environmental Resources Roadshow

The Arizona Environmental Resources Roadshow connects citizens to information and resources to support local efforts to maintain and beautify their community.

Every Day Counts - ACTI
Every Day Counts: Arizona Council for Transportation Innovation

The Arizona Council for Transportation Innovation was formed as part of the Federal Highway Administration's Every Day Counts Technology Innovation Goal. Come see what we are doing!

Grand Canyon State Logos Sign
Grand Canyon State Logo Sign Program

Grand Canyon State Logo Signs is a program of the Arizona Department of Transportation that administers the daily operations of the Rural and Interstate Logo Sign Program. Logo signs provide guide information about certain businesses along state highways useful to the motoring public.

Joint Project Administration
Joint Project Agreement

The Joint Project Agreement (JPA) within the Infrastructure Delivery and Operations Division (IDO), acting under the authority and requirements of ARS § 11-951 through § 11-954 and § 28-401, prepares written agreements when exercising joint powers common to political subdivisions of the state.

Local Public Agency
Local Public Agency

Local government provides services to counties, cities, towns and tribal governments in the areas of programming, technical planning, scheduling, engineering expertise, project documents and construction plan reviews/approvals, and coordinating with FHWA and appropriate ADOT groups/sections. The Local Government Section provides project development guidelines.

P3 Initiatives
P3 Initiatives

A public-private partnership (P3) refers to the contractual agreement between a public agency and a private sector entity that allows the private sector entity to have greater participation in the delivery of a project.


Partnering is a process of collaborative teamwork. It allows groups to achieve measurable results by establishing a mission using common goals and shared objectives. ADOT partnering facilitators help build important pathways for professional communication.

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Safe Routes to Schools
The Safe Routes to Schools program is currently inactive. View a summary list of Safe Routes to School funding awarded to Arizona communities from 2007-2012.

The Arizona Ombudsman – Citizens Aide helps you resolve ongoing issues with State Agencies.

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 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 Las solicitudes deben hacerse lo más antes posible para asegurar que el Estado tenga la oportunidad de hacer los arreglos necesarios.