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Planning Studies

The Office Engineer Bureau, Planning Studies Section, is primarily responsible for performing transportation planning studies as required by federal law and to support the planning and programming of resources. The Planning Studies Section acts as a departmental resource to support management’s policy decisions. The Planning Studies Section is directly responsible for the development and management of Alabama Statewide Transportation (Long Range) Plan, Statewide Freight Plan, and Statewide Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan. The section coordinates transportation planning activities with the Local Transportation Bureau, other Bureaus and Regions, FHWA, and other stakeholders as directed. The Planning Studies Section’s mission is to engage in a proactive role in the area of planning as ALDOT moves toward implementing the required performance based planning strategies; thereby maintaining a safe and efficient transportation system in the state of Alabama.


For more information, contact:

Sonya R. Baker
Assistant Bureau Chief - Planning Studies
Bureau of Office Engineer
1409 Coliseum Boulevard
Montgomery, Alabama 36110
(334) 242-6061
Email: bakers@dot.state.al.us

Support Staff

Toni M. Arrington
Transportation Planner/Freight Planning
arringtont@dot.state.al.us
(334) 242-6085
Rachel Schofield
Administrative Assistant II
schofieldr@dot.state.al.us
(334) 242-6044
Sundae Ragland
Bicycle and Pedestrian Coordinator
raglands@dot.state.al.us
(334) 242-6086

ALDOT Statewide Planning Links

Alabama Statewide Transportation Plan
Alabama Statewide Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan
Freight Planning

Additional Resources

Transportation Performance Management
Planning, Environment & Realty