The Department of Transportation is responsible for all planning, design, construction, maintenance, and repairs to the city's transportation system – comprised of roads, bridges, sidewalks, traffic signals, signage, and multi-use facilities. The department also manages bridge, harbor, and levee maintenance, repairs, and operations.


To ensure a safe, well-maintained, and efficient multi-modal transportation system providing quality transportation options for all users, regardless of ability, through coordinated and innovative planning, engineering, infrastructure improvements, maintenance, and operations.

Focus Areas


Cars, bikes, and pedestrians must safely share city right-of-ways and intersections. Ensuring safe access to transportation is a priority for the department.

Learn about Vision Zero

Pavement Condition

The department works to improve the overall pavement condition across 200 lane miles of city streets through a variety of different treatment programs.

See construction projects


Incorporating all modes of transportation (walking, biking, automobile, and public transit), as well as the connections and interactions between modes.

See Toledo bike map