Boards and Committees

State Transportation Board

In addition to advising the ADOT director, the board is responsible for establishing a complete system of state highway routes and has the final authority on establishing, opening, relocating, altering, vacating or abandoning any portion of a state route or state highway.

Priority Planning Advisory Committee

The PPAC is a statutory public body appointed by the ADOT director and is responsible for updating and preparing the five-year transportation facilities construction program.

Citizens Transportation Oversight Committee

CTOC facilitates citizen involvement in the decision-making process for planning and construction of freeways, arterial streets and transit improvements.

Arizona Overdimensional Permit Council

The Overdimensional Permit Council is a statutory public body consisting of nine members who are appointed by the governor of Arizona and subject to ARS Title 38 Open Meeting Laws of Arizona. The council advises and assists ADOT in developing rules and matters relating to overdimensional truck permits.

Arizona Self-Driving Vehicle Oversight Committee

The Self-Driving Vehicle Oversight Committee supports the state in the research and development of new “self-driving technology” that will allow vehicles to drive without direct or active human operation. The committee will advise the Department of Transportation, the Department of Public Safety, universities and other public agencies on how best to advance the testing operation of self-driving vehicles on public roads.

Arizona International Development Authority
The Arizona International Development Authority (AIDA) engages in lawful activities to facilitate the development of international trade or commerce between Arizona and other countries.  Effective August 6, 2016, the duties and responsibilities of the AIDA will transfer to the Arizona Industrial Development Authority. For more information on Arizona Industrial Development Authority, please visit
Parkways, Historic and Scenic Roads Advisory Committee

The Parkways, Historic and Scenic Roads Advisory Committee reviews and considers requests for sections of roads to be designation as a Historic, Parkway or Scenic.

The Arizona Ombudsman – Citizens Aide helps you resolve ongoing issues with State Agencies.

Civil RightsTitle VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), ADOT does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex or disability. Persons that require a reasonable accommodation based on language or disability should contact ADOT’s Civil Rights Office at Requests should be made as early as possible to ensure the State has an opportunity to address the accommodation.

De acuerdo con el título VI de la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964 y la Ley de Estadounidenses con Discapacidades (ADA por sus siglas en inglés), el Departamento de Transporte de Arizona (ADOT por sus siglas en inglés) no discrimina por raza, color, nacionalidad, edad, género o discapacidad.  Personas que requieren asistencia (dentro de lo razonable) ya sea por el idioma o por discapacidad deben ponerse en contacto con la Oficina de Derechos Civiles en Las solicitudes deben hacerse lo más pronto posible para asegurar que el equipo encargado del proyecto tenga la oportunidad de hacer los arreglos necesarios.