General Information / Notices

The South Dakota Department of Transportation (SDDOT) acts as a facilitator of public and specialized transportation services. SDDOT does not directly provide the services, but contracts for services to be delivered within South Dakota through the awards of grants to transit providers.

This office administers the following programs:
  • Federal Transit Administration (FTA) 5311 grants for rural public transit agencies
  • FTA 5303, 5304 and 5305 transportation planning in metropolitan areas and states.
  • FTA 5339 capital grants to replace, rehabilitate and purchase buses and related equipment and to construct bus related facilities

These public transit programs are also funded by rider fares, private contributions, donations, and state, city, and county money. Any questions regarding funded projects contact the Public Transit staff.

Fiscal Year 2024: Rural Transit Specialized Capital Grant Application

SDDOT SMP FY 2023 NOTICE

SDDOT SMP FY 2023 NOVEMBER FOR COMMENTS

Statewide Intercity Bus Study Surveys:

User-Rider Survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/sddot_icb_rider

Community Survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/sddot_icb_community

Regional Planning Survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/sddot_icb_regional_planning

Transit Provider Survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/sddot_icb_transit_provider

Statewide Intercity Bus Study Meeting Presentation:



For more information about the Statewide Intercity Bus Study, contact Monte Meier, Transportation Specialist, at 605-773-4169, or email monte.meier@state.sd.us.





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Rayleen Rageth
Senior Secretary
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Darren Hall
Transportation Specialist – Asset Management/D&A Program/Ridership
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Jack Dokken
Air, Rail & Transit Program Manager
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Monte Meier
Transportation Specialist Team Lead
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Brenda Sharkey
Transportation Specialist – Procurement/Vehicle Ordering/Insurance
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Jennifer Boehm
Transportation Specialist – 5339/5305/DBE
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Terri Geigle
Transportation Specialist – 5311/5310/Charter/Coordination Plan
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