Environmental Permits

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) receives environmental permit applications and notices from individuals, governmental agencies, organizations and businesses.  These applications, to operate or construct privately or publicly owned facilities within the State highway Right-of-Way, include the following types of facilities or operations:

MDOT Permits these types of facilities or operations in a manner which does not significantly compromise the integrity of State highway Right-of-Way systems, while simultaneously providing assurance to the general traveling public for the safest transportation environment possible.