FDOT District 5 Regional ITS Architecture (Final)

ITS Stakeholders


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The FDOT District 5 Regional ITS Architecture resulted from the consensus input of a diverse set of stakeholders, encompassing traffic, public safety, public transportation and other modes, special events, and many other stakeholders at the local and state levels. It includes both public and private sectors and spans the organizations that develop, operate, maintain, and depend on the surface transportation system.

This page contains a list (in alphabetical order) of the stakeholders that develop, operate, maintain, and/or depend on the ITS services. Each stakeholder has a hotlink to a definition of the stakeholder and a list of that stakeholder's specific ITS elements (if any).

StakeholderDescription
Airport Authorities Represents regional airport authorities and agencies responsible for operating and maintaining regional airports.
All Aboard Florida All Aboard Florida is a passenger rail project connecting Miami to Fort Lauderdale, This rail service will give residents and visitors an alternative to congested highways and airport terminals.
Amtrak Nationwide passenger rail organization with service throughout the United States.
Archived Data Users Users of archived data.
Brevard County Represent the agencies and departments of Brevard County.
Canaveral Port Authority Represents the agency responsible for the operation of Port Canaveral.
CFX The Central Florida Expressway Authority currently operates toll roads in Orange County, Florida. CFX has jurisdiction to operate and maintain toll roads in Orange, Seminole, Lake and Osceola Counties.
CHEMTREC CHEMTREC (CHEMical TRansportation Emergency Center) was established by the chemical industry as a public service hotline for fire fighters, law enforcement, and other emergency responders to obtain information and assistance for emergency incidents involving chemicals and hazardous materials.
City of Daytona Beach Represents the municipal agencies and departments of the City of Daytona Beach.
City of Maitland Represents the municipal agencies and departments of the City of Maitland.
City of Melbourne Represents the municipal agencies and departments of the City of Melbourne.
City of Melbourne Airport Authority Represents the city agency responsible for operating and maintaining Melbourne airport.
City of Ocala Represents the municipal agencies and departments of the City of Ocala.
City of Orlando Represents the municipal agencies and departments of the City of Orlando.
City of Winter Park Represents the municipal agencies and departments of the City of Winter Park.
Counties and Cities Represents generic county and municipal agencies and departments, including public works departments, and permit offices.
County and City Traffic Engineering Represents the generic county and local traffic management agencies.
County Emergency Management Agencies Represents the generic county agencies and departments that coordinates emergency response during major disasters or incidents.
County Public Safety Agencies Represents the generic county public safety agencies, including EMS, fire departments, and sheriff's departments.
County Public Safety Agencies - Fire/EMS Represents the generic county fire and EMS departments, including volunteer fire departments.
County Public Safety Agencies - Sheriffs Department Represents the generic county sheriff's departments.
County School Districts Represents the public school districts in Florida.
Disney/Reedy Creek Improvement District Reedy Creek Improvement District is a public corporation of the State of Florida and is located in Orange and Osceola Counties in central Florida, about 15 miles southwest of the City of Orlando. The District currently encompasses approximately 25,000 acres. The district is home to Disney World.
FDOT Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT). The mission of the department is to provide a safe and reliable transportation system that ensures the mobility of people and goods, enhances economic prosperity and preserves the quality of Florida's environment and communities. Various modes of transportation are supported by the department including roadways, railways, seaport and airports.
FDOT Central Office of Information Services The Office of Information Systems (OIS) is a division level organization within the Department of Transportation. The Chief Information Officer serves as the director of OIS. The primary functions of the OIS are to provide FDOT with a functional, statewide information processing and communications network, provide technical support for the Department's integrated office automation systems; provide staff controls for all statutory requirements of information resources in the area of procurement, security and finance; and manage all computer-based administrative and managerial data processing information. It is the mission of the Office of Information Systems to meet the requirements of customers who use computer-generated information by providing and supporting technology, systems, and services that are reliable, available, and protected.
FDOT Commission for the Transportation Disadvantaged State of Florida Commission for the Transportation Disadvantaged (CTD). An independent commission housed administratively within the Florida Department of Transportation whose mission is to insure the availability of efficient, cost-effective, and quality transportation services for transportation disadvantaged persons.
FDOT D5/FHP A stakeholder group consisting of FDOT District 5 and FHP. Created for elements that are jointly operated by FDOT District 5 and FHP.
FDOT District 5 Represents Florida Department of Transportation District 5, Central Florida, which includes the following counties: Brevard, Flagler, Lake, Marion, Orange, Osceola, Seminole, Sumter, and Volusia.
FDOT/LYNX A stakeholder group composed of FDOT District 5 and LYNX Transit.
Financial Institutions Financial and banking institutions that play a role in electronic payment financial transactions.
Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles promotes a safe driving environment through law enforcement, public education and service, reduction of traffic crashes, titling and registering of motor vehicles and vessels, licensing motor vehicle operators, and regulation of motor vehicle exhaust.
Florida Department of Law Enforcement Florida Department responsible for initiating Amber Alert messages.
Florida Division of Emergency Management A division of the Florida Department of Community Affairs, the Florida Division of Emergency Management is responsible for ensuring that the State of Florida is prepared to respond to emergencies, recover from them, and mitigate their impacts.
Florida DMV Represents the Florida Department of Motor Vehicles
Florida Highway Patrol The Florida Highway Patrol's (FHP) mission is to promote a safe driving environment through aggressive law enforcement, public education, and safety awareness; reduce the number and severity of traffic crashes in Florida, preserve and protect human life and property.
Floridas Turnpike Enterprise Represents Floridas Turnpike Enterprise, which manages and operates limited-access toll highways in the State of Florida, including the Florida Turnpike.
Greater Orlando Airport Authority Represents airport authority responsible for operating and maintaining Orlando International airport
I-4 Concessionaire The I-4 Concessionaire is a private contractor that operates the Ultimate I-4 project, which rises over 21 miles of I-4 in the Central Florida region.
Lake County Represent the agencies and departments of Lake County.
Lake-Sumter MPO Represents the Metropolitan Planning Organization for Lake and Sumter Counties
Local Agencies Represents local government agencies and departments, including local fire/rescue departments, law enforcement providers, and emergency management agencies.
Local Agencies - Fire EMS/Rescue Departments Represents the generic municipal and local fire, EMS and Rescue Departments.
Local Agencies - Police Departments Represents the generic municipal and local police departments and other law enforcement providers. May include campus police.
Local Media Owner/operators of communications media including television, cable TV, radio, and news papers.
Local Transit Operators Represents generic public transit operators, agencies, and their systems.
Local Venue Promoters Local event promoters, such as arenas.
LYNX LYNX is the transit authority operating in the primary transit system of the region operated, officially named the Central Florida Regional Transportation Authority
Marion County Government Represents the agencies and departments of Marion County
Marion Senior Services Operates senior services in Marion County. Not affiliated with Marion County government.
MetroPlan Orlando The Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for the Orlando region.
NASA/Private Companies National Aeronautics and Space Administration
NOAA National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Includes the National Weather Service and the National Hurricane Center.
Ocala/Marion County Transportation Planning Organization The Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for the Ocala/Marion County area.
One Call System A consurtium of operators of underground facilities joined together to create notification centers to prevent damage to underground faciltiies. In Florida, also known as 1-800-Sunshine
Orange County Represents the agencies and departments of Orange County.
Orange County/OCCC Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) is owned and operated by Orange County and is the largest convention center in District 5.
Osceola County Engineering Represents the traffic and engineering departments of the Osceola County.
Osceola County Expressway Authority Planned new Expressway Authority for Osceola County.
Parking Facility Operators Operators of public or private parking facilities, including park-and-ride facilities. May include bus shuttle services provided by private park-and-ride facilities.
Polk County Transit Services Polk County Transit Services provide paratransit services for the county.
Private Archive Data Providers Represents private providers of archive data.
Private Bus Companies Represents private companies providing fixed route or paratransit services in the region.
Private Commercial Vehicle and Fleet Operators Owner/operators of private commercial vehicles and fleets.
Private Maintenance Contractors Represents private companies hired by the public sector to provide roadway maintenance, ITS equipment maintenance or vehicle maintenance.
Private Sector ISPs Private traveler and transportation information service providers, including Mobility Technologies, SmartRoute Systems, Shadow Traffic, and Metro Traffic.
Private Transit Operators Owner/operators of bus services, including private long-distance bus service, private shuttle services, and demand-responsive bus services
Private Weather Information Providers Private companies providing weather services and information.
Private/Public Regional Medical Centers Hospital/trauma centers in the region.
Rail Operator Generic owner/operator of commercial or passenger rail service. Includes CSXNS and FEC.
Regional Public Safety Agencies Represents the generic county and municipal public safety agencies, including EMS, fire departments, police departments, and sheriff's departments. Also represents the agencies that manage and operate PSAPs (Public Safety Answering Points).
Regional Transit Agencies Represents multiple regional transit agencies
Regional Transit Management Agencies Generic element representing transit management agencies and operators in the State of Florida.
River to Sea Transportation Planning Organization (R2CTPO) The Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for Volusia County and portions of Flagler County including Beverly Beach, Flagler Beach and the urbanized portions of Bunnell and Palm Coast.
SCAT - Space Coast Area Transit Transit provider in Brevard County
Seminole County Represents the agencies and departments of Seminole County.
Space Coast TPO Space Coast TPO is the transportation planning organization for Brevard County and the City of Melbourne.
St. Lucie County Transit Public transit provider for St. Lucie County. Includes a fixed route service (Treasure Coast Connector, which services St. Lucie County, Martin County, and Fort Pierce), and Community Transit, which is a demand-responsive bus service serving Fort Pierce and Port St. Lucie. Its website is at http://www.coasl.com/svc_transportation.html.
State of Florida Represents a generic stakeholder for the State of Florida
Sumter County Represents the Agencies and Departments of Sumter County
SunRail Represents the stakeholder for SunRail. Currently, this is FDOT District 5, but in the future, SunRail may be operated by another body.
SUNTRAN SUNTRAN provides fixed-route public transportation in the City of Ocala and unincorporated Marion County.
Travelers Represents the general public, including passengers and travelers.
Veterans Related Social Services Agencies Represents social services agencies representing veterans
Veterans Transportation Resource and Community Services (VTRACS) Initiative aimed at providing transportation assistance by LYNX and community resources to US military veterans, Provides medical services and transportation to Veterans Affairs and other medical centers, including the Orlando VA Medical Center. Florida Department of Veterans Affairs used to validate eligibility for various Veterans Transportation Resource and Community Services (VTRACS).
Volusia County Represents the agencies and departments of Volusia County.
VOTRAN Volusia County's primary transit agency, providing fixed route and paratransit operations.