Local Assistance Division

2020 Local Programs Workshop - CANCELED

  • Stay Tuned
  • 2017 Mobile Workshop - Jamestown
  • 2019 Local Programs Workshop - Meeting
  • 2017 Mobile Workshop - Bridge Location

Thank you for being patient with us amid the pandemic. Based on the current restrictions, we will not be hosting a workshop this year. It is important that we provide technical training for locally administered projects, so we have launched a series of live webinars. Sign up to be notified when we post revised guidance, letters to local governments, training opportunities or webinar notications. If you receive our Mailchimp emails, you have already subscribed to our mailing list. 

Feel free to contact Penny Forrest at penny.forrest@vdot.virginia.gov if you have any questions or concerns about the workshop. If you have questions or concerns relating to our upcoming webinars, please contact Michaela McCain at michaela.mccain@vdot.virginia.gov. If you missed our last webinar, click here.  


Upcoming Webinar

Staying on Track with Rail Projects 

Wednesday, February 3rd – 10am – 12pm

VDOT's role in assisting with rail coordination for locally administered and special projects. Discuss responsibilities and best practices on projects that impact both roadway and railroad right of way. Coordination with construction and maintenance projects starting with initial development through construction including rail configuration (future needs), design, agreements, and construction. Develop specifications in support of advertisement of projects with Railroad involvement. Discuss Project Funding, Cost and Closeout.

To register, please fill out the information at the link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/35MHC9M 

Past Webinars

Sign up to be notified when we post revised guidance, letters to local governments, training opportunities or webinar notications. If you receive our Mailchimp emails, you have already subscribed to our mailing list.

If you have questions or concerns relating to our upcoming webinars, please contact Michaela McCain at michaela.mccain@vdot.virginia.gov. Missed our last webinar? Click here.  



















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