Top Management Challenges
DOT's FY 2014 Top Management Challenges
On December 16, 2013, we issued our annual report on the top management challenges facing the Department in fiscal year 2014. The seven issues comprising this year’s report are as follows: improving FAA’s oversight of the aviation industry and the operations of the National Airspace System; identifying and addressing root causes of problems with NextGen and setting investment priorities; continuing actions to strengthen highway, transit, and pipeline safety; improving oversight of surface infrastructure investments and implementing statutory requirements; implementing requirements to address the FRA’s expanded and traditional responsibilities; managing acquisitions and contracts to achieve results and save taxpayer dollars; and building a secure and modern information technology infrastructure. This report was included in the Department’s Annual Financial Report, as required by law.