Top Management Challenges
DOT's FY 2010 Top Management Challenges
On November 16, we issued our annual report on the top management challenges facing the Department in FY 2010. The issues comprising this year’s report are: maximizing the Department’s transportation economic recovery investments; enhancing surface safety programs to reduce injuries and fatalities while defining a new federal role in transit safety; maximizing Federal surface infrastructure investments by helping states better allocate resources and proving effective oversight; addressing human factors and strengthening the regulatory and oversight framework for aviation safety; moving toward the Next Generation Air Transportation System and improving performance of the National Airspace System; improving contract management and oversight; enhancing the ability to combat cyber attacks and improving the governance of information technology resources; developing a funding framework for the next surface transportation reauthorization; strengthening the Department’s acquisition workforce; and successfully implementing the newly created multi–billion dollar high–speed intercity passenger rail program.
This report was included in the Department’s Performance and Accountability Report, as required by law.