Transportation Planning

The Bureau is responsible for collecting, analyzing, and reporting information for the statewide transportation system. Major areas of responsibility include traffic counting and classification, geometric data, cartography (mapping) and geographic information systems, metropolitan planning, statewide systems evaluation, public transportation, long range planning, and developing and coordinating state policy on rail transportation issues.

Freight and Rail

KDOT develops and coordinates state policy on rail
transportation issues and administers the state’s Rail
Freight Assistance Program.