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Public Involvement

MaineDOT invites you to participate in the planning process early and often. We need you to help make good transportation decisions.

Maine Passenger Rail Advisory Committee

The Passenger Rail Advisory Council has been formed at the request of the Standing Committee on Transportation of the 126th Maine Legislature and is co-chaired by the Maine Department of Transportation and the Northern New England Passenger Rail Authority.

Context Sensitive Solutions

Context Sensitive Solutions is a collaborative, interdisciplinary approach that involves all stakeholders in providing a transportation facility that fits its setting. This approach leads to preserving and enhancing scenic, aesthetic, historic, community, and environmental resources, while improving or maintaining safety, mobility, and infrastructure conditions.


Every trade has its acronyms, terms and buzzwords. The transportation industry is no different. This handy booklet explains the jargon and acronyms in simple, easy to understand terms. Click here to find definitions of frequently used transportation jargon.


This page last updated on 6/23/14

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