Workshops Logo

Save the date!  The 2014 Local Programs Workshop will take place September 17 &18 at the Hotel Roanoke.

Check out for more information about the 2014 Workshop

Sponsorships for the Workshop are now open.  The Platinum level sponsorships are full but Gold and Silver levels are available.  Please contact Jennifer DeBruhl for information.

Check here for information from previous workshops..

The Virginia Department of Transportation's (VDOT) Local Assistance Division develops policy and provides guidance for special funding programs and other programs that impact work performed by localities, and serves as a liaison to local governments.

The division also:

  • Manages several special funding programs
  • Manages urban system changes
  • Manages the local assistance payments program
  • Provides oversight for locally administered projects
  • Coordinates the urban construction program

Email update sign-up

VDOT’s Local Assistance Division is now offering email notifications when we update our website.  Sign up to be notified when we post revised guidance, letters to local governments, or training opportunities.

Sign Up!

Recent Updates 

Local Assistance Division Newsletters


Recent Communications with Local Governments


2010 Correspondence


  • Fiscal Year 2012 Revenue Sharing Program - call for letters of intent (Oct. 15, 2010)
  • Fiscal Year 2011 Revenue Sharing Program (Sept. 15, 2010)
  • Fiscal Year 2011 Revenue Sharing follow-up (May 11, 2010)
  • VDOT organizational changes letter to stakeholders (April 15, 2010)
  • Fiscal Year 2011 Revenue Sharing letter to localities (March 4, 2010)
  • Updated Recreational Access Program Guide (Jan. 5, 2010)

2009 Correspondence


  • Transportation enhancement policy change - letter to localities (revised December 2009) 
  • Revision of the FY 10 Local Maintenance Payments  (Dec.17, 2009)
  • UCI Certification letter of intent (Oct. 16, 2009)
  • FY 2010 Revenue Sharing Program (Oct. 15, 2009)
  • Economic Development Access Program update (Sept. 30, 2009)
  • Potential revisions to the Transportation Enhancement Program (Sept. 22, 2009)
  • Economic Development Access road policy (July 22, 2009)
  • 2009 legislative update (June 25, 2009)
  • Locally Administered Projects Manual - letter to localities (June 9, 2009)

2008 Correspondence


2007 Correspondence


Local Assistance Programs


Phone icon Staff Directory

 Local Assistance staff contact: Jennifer DeBruhl, 804-786-0334


Page last modified: June 26, 2014