Project Development

To effectively assist in the pre-construction phases of projects, maintain and report information related to construction projects.

Project Development

Melana Cotton, P.E.
Staff Program Management Engineer


Room 506
Phone: (501) 569-2220
Fax: (501) 569-2623

This section is responsible for:

Staff Minutes
Programming and Scheduling Department Projects
Project Status Mapping and Other Various Mapping Needs
Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) Development, Distribution and Amendments

The Project Development Section handles a variety of functions. This section programs Department projects and assigns state and federal-aid project numbers. This section also maintains a database and creates location maps for all Department mapping needs. This section assists in the development of and amendments to the Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP). They also maintain, update and distribute Staff Minutes from the bi-weekly Staff Meeting.

Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP)