Through collaboration and leadership,we strive daily to achieve our mission of delivering a safe, reliable, and integrated transportation system that enables the movement of people and goods. And our employees are at the heart of this.

We have seven main achievable goals:

  1. Deliver the Right Projects
  2. Focus on the Customer
  3. Foster Stewardship
  4. Optimize System Performance
  5. Preserve our Assets
  6. Promote Safety
  7. Value our Employees

Headquartered in Austin, Texas, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) is governed by the five-member Texas Transportation Commission and an Executive Director. TxDOT’s Administration oversees the organization, which comprises 25 districts and many divisions. The geographical districts plan, design, build, operate and maintain our state highways.

A TxDOT employee at a Travel Information Center helps a motorist.
A TxDOT engineer reviews plans at his desk.