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Moving Florida forward for more than 30 years!

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.


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The Florida Transportation Commission begins search for Secretary of the Florida DOT

Posted December 27, 2018 

 

The Florida Transportation Commission is conducting a search for an outstanding forward-thinking individual to lead and manage Florida’s Department of Transportation, an agency with over 6,000 employees and an annual budget of $10.9 billion. This individual must be personally committed to improving the mobility and economic strength of one of the nation’s fastest growing states through effective planning strategies that support the utilization of innovative technology, finance and industry best practices.


The Secretary of Transportation must have a proven track record as an effective administrator who, by a combination of education and experience, possesses a broad knowledge of the administrative, financial and technical aspects of the development, operation and regulation of multimodal transportation systems and facilities.


The Florida Transportation Commission will conduct interviews and nominate three candidates for submission to the Governor. The Secretary will then be appointed by and will serve at the pleasure of the Governor of Florida.


Note that the “Government in the Sunshine” laws of Florida require that all documents related to the search process, including applications, will be available for public inspection. All interviews will be open to the public.


Please direct detailed resumes to: Jay Trumbull, Chairman, Florida Transportation Commission, 605 Suwannee Street, M.S. 9; Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0450, or submit by facsimile to 850-414-4234 or e-mail to teddi.pitts@dot.state.fl.us. Resumes will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, January 8, 2019. If submitting by facsimile or e-mail, applicant must confirm receipt by calling the Commission to obtain a receipt confirmation code. Inquiries may be made by contacting the Florida Transportation Commission at (850) 414-4105. 

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Floridians for Better Transportation

136 South Bronough Street · Tallahassee, Florida · 32301

Office: (850) 521-1256

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