What is FBT?

Floridians for Better Transportation (FBT) is a statewide business and transportation association dedicated to making transportation safer and more efficient in Florida. We have been moving Florida forward for more than 30 years!

FBT is an advocate and conduit between the state legislature and the transportation industry. 

We provide the latest on information regarding innovation and regulation in the transportation industry. 

FBT works across all modes of transportation, bringing a diverse range of groups together. 

We also collaborate on strategies for sustainable funding for transportation as well as policies which support efficient mobility for people and goods.

Welcome to Floridians for Better Transportation.


Florida Department of Transportation welcomes a new Secretary, Kevin J. Thibault

Kevin J. Thibault was named Secretary of the Florida Department of Transportation by Governor Ron DeSantis on January 18, 2019. As Secretary, Thibault oversees the lead agency in state government with the statutory responsibility (s. 20.23, F.S.)  to coordinate the planning and development of a safe, viable, and balanced transportation system serving all regions of the state, and to assure the compatibility of all components, including multimodal facilities.

Thibault most recently served as the Southeast Regional Senior Vice President of TranSystems Corporation and has extensive experience in state government having previously served in senior leadership positions with the Florida Department of Transportation for more than 16 years.

Thibault received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.


Register today for our 2020 Transportation Summer Camp!

Join us for the 2020 Transportation Summer Camp in Boca Raton July 15-17 to experience one of Florida's premier conferences where professionals come together to renew friendships, forge new partnerships, learn new concepts and be motivated to view our world from different perspectives. 


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Floridians for Better Transportation

136 South Bronough Street · Tallahassee, Florida · 32301

Office: (850) 521-1256

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