Public Transit Office

Transit Planning and Policy

This functional area includes technical guidance regarding transit legislation and rules, transit oriented development, performance monitoring and the preparation of State of Florida required Transit Development Plans (TDPs).  Additionally, this section contains a link to the Florida Transit Professionals Network (FTPN) for transit agency information, a members listserv, and professional networking opportunities.


2024 Transit Corridor and Project Evaluation (TCPE) Guidance - Previously TCAR

FDOT State Transit Strategy Final Report April 2023

FDOT State Transit Strategy Executive Summary April 2023

FDOT Managed Transit Lanes for Arterials 2023

Affordable Housing and Transit

Transit Transformation

2022 Transit Development Plans (TDP) Handbook

2018  TDP Reviewers Handbook Training Presentation

2018 TDP Preparers Handbook Training Presentation
TDP Financial Plan Training

TDP Financial Planning Tool

A National Synthesis of Transit and Complete Street Practices 

Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) Florida Transportation Plan 

Rule 14-73.001 Public Transit - TDPs  

2016 Transit Concept and Alternative Review (TCAR) Guidance

A Framework for Transit Oriented Development in Florida

Transit Oriented Development in Florida 

Making Tracks: A Primer for Implementing Transit Fixed Guideway Projects 

TransValU Tool: A tool for comparing the relative benefits and costs of multiple project alternatives

Methodology for Linking Greenways and Trails with Public Transit in Florida

Express Bus-Express Lanes Systems Planning Guidelines

Plan for Transit