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United States Department of Transportation United States Department of Transportation

Our Mission and Values

Our Purpose

Advancing transportation innovation for the public good.

Our Mission

Improve the nation's transportation system by anticipating emerging issues and advancing technical, operational, and institutional innovations.

Our Values

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Public Service

We serve the public honestly and objectively.

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Innovative Solutions

We continually anticipate and respond to global transportation challenges and emerging issues.

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Collaboration and Partnering

We foster internal and external collaboration and partnerships through teamwork and mutual respect.

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Professional Excellence

We strive to deliver outstanding products and services that exceed customer expectations.

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Employee Well-Being

We support the personal and professional well-being of our staff.

Last updated: Monday, August 3, 2020