State Access Management Library

Many states implement access management, although approaches will vary in scope and style. This list will allow for identifying and cross-sharing of best practices among states and practitioners.

State Websites:

Alabama

Permits & Operations – includes AM Manual
http://www.dot.state.al.us/maweb/permitsOperations.html

 

Alaska

List of state laws
http://www.dot.state.ak.us/permits/RowdysUsersGuide/drivewayreg.html#tech

 

Arizona

http://tpd.azdot.gov/planning/accessmgt.php

 

Arkansas
Access Driveway Permits
https://www.arkansashighways.com/accesspermits.aspx

Driveway Rules (PDF)
https://www.arkansashighways.com/.../2017%20Access%20Driveways%20Rules.pdf

 

California
 http://www.dot.ca.gov

Corridor Management Strategies (PDF)
http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist2/planning/pdf/mgmtstrats.pdf

 

Colorado (extensive)
https://www.codot.gov/business/permits/accesspermits

 

Connecticut
Highway Design Manual
www.ct.gov/dot/

 

Delaware (extensive)
Entrance Manual
https://www.deldot.gov/Business/subdivisions/

https://www.deldot.gov/Business/subdivisions/pdfs/changes/Development_Coordination_Manual_Combined-Master-Copy.pdf?041116

 

Florida (extensive)
http://www.fdot.gov/planning/systems/programs/sm/accman/default.shtm

 

Georgia (extensive)
Medians
http://www.dot.ga.gov/DriveSmart/SafetyOperation/Pages/Details.aspx?categoryID=3

Driveway
http://www.dot.ga.gov/PartnerSmart/DesignManuals/Encroachment/Driveway.pdf#search=driveway

 

Hawaii
 http://hidot.hawaii.gov

 

Idaho

http://apps.itd.idaho.gov/apps/manuals/manualsonline.html

What is Access Management?
http://itd.idaho.gov/faqs/#13

 

Illinois
 http://www.idot.illinois.gov

Chapter 35 discusses the general concepts of access management
http://www.idot.illinois.gov/assets/uploads/files/doing-business/manuals-split/design-and-environment/bde-manual/chapter%2035%20access%20control-access%20management.pdf

 

Indiana (extensive)
Final Access Management Guide

http://www.in.gov/indot/2512.htm

 

Iowa (extensive)
Iowa Primary Highway Access Management Policy

https://iowadot.gov/traffic/access-management/access

 

Kansas (extensive)
https://www.ksdot.org/offTransInfo/511Info/amweb.asp

 

Kentucky
https://transportation.ky.gov/Pages/default.aspx

2004 report
http://transportation.ky.gov/Congestion-Toolbox/Pages/Access-Management.aspx

 

Louisiana
Permit forms

http://wwwsp.dotd.la.gov/Business/Pages/Get_a_Permit.aspx

 

Maine (extensive)
http://www.maine.gov/mdot/traffic/accessmgmt/

http://www.maine.gov/mdot/traffic/docs/accessmgmt/accessmgmtinfo.pdf

 

Maryland (many projects listed)
http://www.marylandroads.com/businesswithsha/permits/OHD/Access.asp

Manual, residential info.
http://www.mdot.state.md.us/

 

Massachusetts
http://www.massdot.state.ma.us/highway/DoingBusinessWithUs/PermitsRoadAccessPrograms.aspx

 

Michigan (extensive, but no online manual)
http://www.michigan.gov/mdot/0,1607,7-151-9621_11041_29705---,00.html

 

Minnesota (extensive - go in "continued")
http://www.dot.state.mn.us/accessmanagement/resources.html

 

Mississippi
 Access Management Manual (PDF)
http://mdot.ms.gov/apa_data/apa_rules/PDF_Record/maintenance/37.i.7501.04018/37.i.7501.04018.pdf

 

Missouri (extensive)
http://www.modot.mo.gov/safety/AccessManagement.htm

 

Montana

Brochure (PDF)
http://www.mdt.mt.gov/publications/docs/brochures/tranplan21/accessmgmt.pdf

2002 policy
http://www.mdt.mt.gov/research/toolkit/m1/pptools/ds/am.shtml

 

Nebraska
2002 manual
http://dot.nebraska.gov/business-center/permits/row/

 

Nevada

1999 manual
http://www.nevadadot.com/home/showdocument?id=5064

 

New Hampshire

Citizen’s Guide
https://www.nh.gov/dot/org/projectdevelopment/planning/documents/CitizensGuide-AccessManagement.pdf

Access Management Manual
https://www.nh.gov/dot/org/projectdevelopment/planning/documents.htm
 

New Jersey (extensive)
http://www.state.nj.us/transportation/business/accessmgt/

 

New Mexico (extensive)
http://dot.state.nm.us/content/nmdot/en.html

 

New York (extensive)
https://www.dot.ny.gov/index

https://www.dot.ny.gov/divisions/operating/oom/transportation-systems/traffic-operations-section/highway-permits/commercial
 

North Carolina (many links)
Policy on Street and Driveway Access http://www.ncdot.org/doh/PRECONSTRUCT/traffic/Safety/TOI/AM/
 

North Dakota
https://www.dot.nd.gov/divisions/design/utilitypermits.htm

see Chapter 3 – Roadway Design
https://www.dot.nd.gov/manuals/design/designmanual/designmanual.htm

 

Ohio (extensive)
http://www.dot.state.oh.us/Divisions/ProdMgt/Roadway/AccessManagement/Pages/default.aspx

 

Oklahoma
 https://ok.gov/odot/Doing_Business/ODOT_Forms/index.html

 

Oregon (extensive)
http://www.oregon.gov/ODOT/HWY/ACCESSMGT/index.shtml

 

Pennsylvania (extensive)
List of Permits

http://www.penndot.gov/doing-business/permits/highwayoccupancypermits/Pages/default.aspx

Access Management Model Ordinances for Pennsylvania Barriers to AM (PDF)
https://www.dot.state.pa.us/public/PubsForms/Publications/PUB%20574.pdf

State of the Practice for Access Management (PDF)
http://www.dot.state.pa.us/public/Bureaus/Cpdm/WEB/Stateofthe%20Practicefor%20AccessManagement.pdf

Best Practices in Access Management (PDF)
https://www.dot.state.pa.us/public/Bureaus/Cpdm/WEB/BestPracticesinAccessManagement.pdf

Legislative and Policy Barriers to Access Management (PDF)
http://www.dot.state.pa.us/public/Bureaus/Cpdm/WEB/LegislativeandPolicy.pdf

Land Use and Transportation Planning
http://www.penndot.gov/ProjectAndPrograms/Planning/Pages/Land-Use-and-Transportation-Planning.aspx

 

Rhode Island
http://www.planning.ri.gov/planning-areas/transportation/congestion-management.php

2005  Manual (PDF)
http://www.planning.ri.gov/documents/trans/2015/RIDOT_PAP_FINAL_121014.pdf

 

South Carolina
http://www.dot.state.sc.us/doing/accessManagement.aspx

"Encroachment" permit application
http://www.dot.state.sc.us/doing/permits_encroachment.aspx

Strategic Corridor Network Plan
http://www.dot.state.sc.us/multimodal/default.aspx

 

South Dakota (extensive)
http://www.sddot.com/transportation/highways/management/Default.aspx

 

Tennessee
 https://www.tn.gov/tdot/traffic-operations-division/traffic-engineering-office/highway-entrance-permits.html

 

Texas  (extensive)
http://onlinemanuals.txdot.gov/txdotmanuals/acm/index.htm

 

Utah  (extensive)
https://www.udot.utah.gov/main/f?p=100:pg:0:::1:T,V:675,

 

Vermont (extensive)
http://vtrans.vermont.gov/planning/access-management/resources

 

Virginia
http://www.virginiadot.org/projects/accessmgt/default.asp

 

Washington (extensive)
https://www.wsdot.wa.gov/tags/access-management

Access and Hearings
http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/Design/accessandhearings
has links to 3 pdfs

Access Permit Guidelines
http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/Northwest/DevelopmentServices/AccessServices.htm

 

West Virginia

Driveway Manual (PDF)
https://transportation.wv.gov/highways/traffic/Documents/DrivewayManual.pdf

Corridor Studies: One-Size Does Not Fit All
http://transportation.wv.gov/conferences/2016PlanningConf/Presentations/B3B_Corridor%20Studies%20-%20One%20Size%20Does%20Not%20Fit%20All.pdf

 

Wisconsin
Permit forms
http://www.dot.wisconsin.gov/business/rules/property-permits.htm#driveway

 

Wyoming

WYDOT Access Manual (PDF)
http://www.dot.state.wy.us/files/live/sites/wydot/files/shared/Traffic%20data/Access_Manual_Final_2014.pdf