The division has planning, project development and implementation responsibilities. Major responsibilities include developing statewide coordinated transportation plans, allocating and providing oversight of federal transit funds to public and private non-profit organizations along with local, state and tribal governments to provide mass transit services.
In accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Mississippi Department of Transportation assures that no persons on the basis of race, color, and national origin, including the denial of meaningful access for limited English proficient (LEP) persons shall be discriminated against under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance. Should you require additional information, please call the MDOT Public Transit Division at 601-359-7800 or 1-866-813-3616.
IMPORTANT NOTICEThe 2015-2016 5310 Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities and 5311 Rural Areas Programs
Grant Application Workshop will be held January 14, 2015 at Jackson State University- E-Center located at
1230 Raymond Rd, Jackson, MS 39204.