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Freight and Multimodal Operations Office (Rail and Motor Carrier)

Office Manager
Rickey Fitzgerald
Freight and Multimodal Operations Manager

605 Suwannee Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399

Tel: 850-414-4500
Fax: 850-414-4508
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The Freight and Multimodal Operations (FMO) Office is responsible for assisting in the development of Florida's rail system, both passenger and freight, and championing Florida's multimodal freight programs.

The office is responsible for developing and implementing the Florida Rail System Plan, rail safety, rail project development/management, rail research, and Strategic Intermodal System (SIS) implementation.

The FMO Office is also responsible for providing leadership, policy guidance, and technical assistance to ensure efficient and effective freight movement throughout the state.


Road Closures: To stay up to date, go to FL511.com or download the FL511 app.

Operation Lifesaver: Operation Lifesaver is committed to reducing the number of tragic incidents at highway-rail grade crossing intersections and trespassing on railroad rights-of-way.  Go to FDOT.gov/rail/OL for upcoming events and information about free safety presentations, training and volunteer opportunities.

Multimodal Freight: From agriculture to satellites to your morning coffee, freight impacts almost every facet of daily life. The broader wholesale trade, transportation and logistics industry is home to more than 70,000 companies, employing 630,000 Floridians. To learn more, visit FreightMovesFlorida.com 

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