Central Office News Releases

FDOT Commends Governor DeSantis’ Strategic Vision for Florida’s Transportation Infrastructure in 2020

January 14, 2020


Florida Department of Transportation Concludes Unprecedented Year Under Governor Ron DeSantis

December 20, 2019


FDOT Secretary Directs Unprecedented Rail Safety Measures, Launches Statewide Education Initiative

  -  Engineering and Operations Memorandum 19-02
December 5, 2019


Media Advisory: FDOT Secretary Thibault to Announce Statewide Rail Safety Initiative

December 4, 2019


FDOT Issues Update Regarding Improvements to Florida Turnpike Enterprise’s Centralized Customer Service System

-  Review of SunPass Centralized Customer Service System - Final Report

November 24, 2019


Innovative SunTrax To Undergo Next Phase of Construction

November 20, 2019


Governor DeSantis’ Bolder, Brighter, Better Future Budget  Proposes $9.9b In Funding For The Florida Department Of Transportation

November 18, 2019


FDOT Releases Agenda for M-CORES Task Force December Meetings, Schedules Additional Public Meetings


-  Northern Turnpike Connector Task Force Meeting #3


-  Suncoast Connector Task Force Meeting #3


-  Southwest-Central Florida Connector Task Force Meeting #3


November 8, 2019


Governor Ron DeSantis Joins FDOT for Groundbreaking of the Tyndall Flyover  

November 6, 2019


Governor Ron DeSantis and FDOT Announce $1.4 Billion Westshore Area Interchange Construction Project 
October 24, 2019

FDOT Statement on Today's NTSB Meeting
October 22, 2019

FDOT Statement on Release of NTSB FIU Pedestrian Bridge Docket
October 8, 2019

Florida’s Turnpike Enterprise Announces RFI for SunPass System
September 24, 2019

Tolls to be Reinstated Along Florida’s Turnpike, Other Roads
September 4, 2019

Florida’s Turnpike Enterprise Reopens Fort Pierce Service Plaza  
September 4, 2019

Florida’s Turnpike Enterprise Reopens Two Service Plazas Closed for Hurricane Dorian 
September 3, 2019

Three Florida’s Turnpike Service Plazas to Close for Hurricane Dorian
September 2, 2019

Update 2: Governor DeSantis Directs the Suspension of Tolls
September 2, 2019

Governor DeSantis Directs the Suspension of Tolls
September 1, 2019

SunRail Service Suspension Next Week

August 30, 2019

FDOT Launches M-CORES Studies at Task Force Meeting
August 27, 2019


M-CORES Media Advisory -  Live Video Stream and Online Resources Available for M-CORES Kick-Off Meeting
August 27, 2019

FDOT Wins Two Southern Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (SASHTO) Regional Competition Awards
August 20, 2019

FDOT Announces Nicola Liquori as New FTE Executive Director
August 16, 2019

FDOT Announces Members of The Multi-Use Corridors Of Regional Economic Significance (M-CORES) Task Forces

August 1, 2019

FDOT Announces Website For Florida Multi-Use Corridors Of Regional Economic Significance (M-CORES)
July 31, 2019

Governor Ron DeSantis Applauds USDOT Funding of Nearly $100 Million for Two Major Projects in Florida
June 25, 2019

Governor DeSantis’ “Bold Vision For A Brighter Future” Budget Provides $10.8 Billion In FDOT Funding
June 21, 2019

FDOT to Resume Contractually Obligated Monthly Payments to Conduent
June 10, 2019

Governor DeSantis Announces Full Funding Now in Place for Critical Tamiami Trail Project
June 3, 2019

FDOT Announces New Congestion Relief for I-295 in Jacksonville
May 13, 2019

Florida International University Bridge Statement and Update
May 6, 2019

FDOT Recognizes May as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month
May 1, 2019

Governor Ron DeSantis Calls on FDOT to Extend Deadline for Hurricane Michael Debris Removal
April 10, 2019

FDOT: SunPass Customers Are Our Priority
March 29, 2019

SunPass® Update
February 26, 2019

Florida Department of Transportation Announces Crossing Guard Appreciation Day and Award Winners
February 1, 2019

Governor Ron DeSantis Selects Kevin J. Thibault as Secretary of The Florida Department of Transportation
January 18, 2019

Florida Department of Transportation Statement on Status of Mid-Bay Bridge
January 10, 2019

U.S. 98 Now Open to Two-Way Traffic
October 18, 2018

Emergency/Temporary Repairs to U.S. 98 Underway
October 17, 2018

Gov. Scott: FHP Escorts Communications Assets into Impacted Areas
October 12, 2018

Gov. Scott Offers Utility Companies Additional Push Crews to Aid in Power Restoration
October 12, 2018

Gov. Scott Issues Updates on Hurricane Michael
October 9, 2018

Gov. Scott Issues Updates on Hurricane Michael
October 8, 2018

Florida Hits All-Time High Safety Belt Usage Rate
October 1, 2018

FDOT Highlights Statewide Child Passenger Restraint Use In 2018
September 28, 2018

FDOT’s I-75 at University Parkway Diverging Diamond Interchange (DDI) Project Named One of the Best Transportation Projects in the Nation
August 30, 2018

August 21, 2018

Florida Department of Transportation Announces SunPass Overdraft Reimbursement Process and Enhanced Customer Service
August 16, 2018

FDOT: SunPass Transaction Backlog Successfully Cleared
August 14, 2018

FDOT: SunPass Customers Must be Made Whole
August 3, 2018

Florida Department of Transportation to Withhold Payments to SunPass Vendor
Secretary Dew letter to Conduent
July 16, 2018

Florida Department of Transportation’s Turnpike Enterprise Announces Improvements to New SunPass Centralized Customer Service System
July 3, 2018

Governor Scott: FDOT Begins Process for Privately Funded High-Speed Rail from Orlando to Tampa
June 22, 2018

SunPass: No Late Fees or Penalties During Website and Mobile App Update
June 21, 2018

Florida Department of Transportation Announces Free Streetcar Service for Downtown Tampa
June 12, 2018

FDOT to Begin 17th Avenue Interchange Project Ahead of Schedule
June 8, 2018

FIU Public Records
May 2, 2018

FDOT Releases Additional Information Regarding FIU Bridge Collapse
March 16, 2018

Preliminary Fact Sheet on FIU Pedestrian Bridge Collapse
March 15, 2018

Governor Scott Proclaims March Florida Bicycle Month
March 5, 2018

Gov. Scott Directs FDOT to Implement Evacuation and Fuel Capacity Improvements During Emergencies
February 2, 2018

Gov. Scott Urges North Florida Families to Prepare for Severe Cold Weather
January 2, 2018


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