Transportation Planning & Policy

Providing multimodal performance-based transportation planning to support transportation investment decisions and advance a safe and efficient transportation system. 

Statewide Planning

Virginia Porta, P.E.
Senior Transportation Planning Engineer
Phone: (501) 569-4937


The Statewide Planning team is responsible for coordinating the development and implementation of performance-driven, long-range, multi-modal transportation plans. This team also maintains the Arkansas Statewide Travel Demand Model (ARTDM), which is used to forecast changes in the traffic demand.

Statewide Planning Documents

Statewide Long Range Intermodal Transportation Plan (2017)
Executive Summary
Full Document

State Freight Plan (2017)
Executive Summary
Full Document

Statewide Bicycle and Pedestrian Transportation Plan (2017)
Executive Summary
Full Document


ARDOT Bicycle-Pedestrian Coordinator
Arkansas Department of Aeronautics
Arkansas Waterways Commission