The State Library has just launched a new bibliography and research guide to Transportation In Florida. This guide features highlights from the State Library’s collections pertaining to transportation.
2015 was an exciting year commemorating the department’s 100th anniversary. The department celebrated this milestone all year with special events across the state. Secretary Boxold was proud to wrap-up this historic achievement by hosting a special panel discussion with six former FDOT secretaries on December 11.
Welcome in the year 2016 with FDOT’s Historical Calendar. Download the PDF to keep important state holidays and safety campaign dates on hand all year long. Happy New Year!
In 1915, the Florida legislature approved and formed the Florida State Road Department, the precursor to FDOT, and set in motion a wave of transportation innovation, mobility, and economic development.
Pinellas County Commissioner Karen Seel was recognized by the Board of County Commission (BOCC) for her accomplishments as a Chairman of the BOCC and Chairman of the Metropolitan Planning Organization.
Celebrate FDOT’s centennial anniversary with the 2015 Historical Calendar. Happy New Year, and thank you for being a part of our history!
Decades in the making, Cascades Park celebrated its grand opening this month across from the Florida Department of Transportation Central Office and downtown from the Capitol Building.
A ribbon cutting was held at the Dade Battlefield Historic State Park in Bushnell to celebrate the Scenic Sumter Heritage Byway’s designation as an official Florida Scenic Highway.
The Florida Department of Transportation has completed a $1.08 million repair and renovation of the historic Fort Lauderdale Train Station on the South Florida Rail corridor.
This year celebrates the centennial anniversary of the world’s first scheduled airline flight that took place on January 1, 1914, launching the birth of the global airline industry.
The San Sebastian River Bridge replacement was the only District Two project selected by the Florida Transportation Builders’ Association as “Best in Construction” awards for 2013.