FHWA Web Links of Interest (as of 01/27/12)
Accessible Design – FHWA’s Resource Library for everything related to the Americans with Disabilities Act guidance, policy and related information.
AEM - Area Engineers Manual (External partners, if interested, see a FHWA rep)
Buy America – includes Q’s/A’s
Consultant Services – includes Q’s/A’s
Construction Program Guide - Intended to provide fast, easy access to Federal-aid construction program regulations, policy, guidance, and training. All construction related information is consolidated under key subject areas, with links to related information. The web site provides a consolidated source for Federal and State construction personnel to find updated information about FHWA's construction program.
Emergency Relief Program
Employment of Consultants
Federal-Aid Policy Guide - Federal Highway Administration's (FHWA's) current policies, regulations and nonregulatory procedural guidance information related to the Federal-aid Highway Program.
Federal-Aid Program Administration
FHWA Program Websites:
· Planning: http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/planning/index.htm
· Environment: http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/environment/index.htm
· Right of Way (Realty): http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/realestate/index.htm
· Design: http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/design/
· Contract Administration: http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/programadmin/contracts /
· Construction: http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/construction/
FHWA Directives and Memorandums – A directive is a written communication that prescribes or establishes policy, organization, methods, procedures, requirements, guidelines, or delegations of authority. It also provides information essential to the administration or operation of the FHWA. All directives are written in plain language according to the general writing and formatting guidelines in the FHWA Directives Guide.
Financing Federal-aid Highways http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/reports/financingfederalaid/index.htm
Guide to Federal-Aid Programs and Projects – A complete listing of all Federal-aid highway programs and the various requirements associated with each. This website provides information on all funding categories. http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/federalaid/projects.cfm
Related Statutes – General
Title 23, United States Code (U.S.C.), Highways
Title 49, United States Code (U.S.C.), Transportation
Title 23, Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Highways
Title 49, Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Transportation
Local Public Agency http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/federalaid/lpa/index.cfm
Major Projects http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/programadmin/mega/
National Highway Institute - Your source for training the transportation community.
Complete Listing of All NHI Web-based Courses – Go to NHI homepage and type “web based training” in search box. NOTE: majority are FREE/self-paced/CEU credits
National Highway Specifications - This site serves as a clearinghouse and electronic library where users can search, review, cross-reference, and download the most current specifications, construction manuals, and drawings. Although this site is maintained by the Federal Highway Administration, the materials on this site have been submitted by State Departments of Transportation and other agencies.
Office of the Inspector General Hotline – If you suspect bid rigging or fraud has occurred in any project funded by FHWA.
Patented and Proprietary products – Q’s/A’s