Industry Insight: Florida Department of Transportation

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Did you know... that Florida's Department of Transportation proposed $10.4 billion for the FY 2021-2022 budget?


A little more...On January 28th, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the proposed $10.4 billion budget for FDOT FY 2021-2022. FDOT Secretary Kevin Thibault praised the proposal, which will allow Florida to continue to improve their transportation stewardship.


The proposed budget specifically includes the following:

  • $2.5 billion for highway construction to include 210 new lane miles
  • $1 billion in resurfacing to include 2,689 lane miles
  • $122.6 million in seaport infrastructure enhancements
  • $331 million for aviation improvements
  • $516 million for scheduled repairs of 89 bridges and replacement of 18 bridges
  • $717 million for rail/transit program advancements
  • $172.2 million for safety initiatives


Florida is now the 3rd most populous state and has added around 2.5 million residents since the 2010 census.


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