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Local Administered Project (LAP) Certification

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The Local Administered Project Certification covers uniform practices for authorizing qualified Local Public Agencies (LPA) to manage core activities for Federal-aid funded projects.

Georgia DOT assumes the responsibilities of the Secretary of Transportation for all Federal-aid projects. GDOT stewardship includes the responsibility to assure local projects meet or exceed all applicable Federal and State laws, standards and requirements.

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LAP Certification & Re-Certification Seminar

FHWA and Georgia DOT have developed a new and improved LAP Certification and Re-Certification application process. Georgia DOT will conduct a seminar for the new roll-out program called “How to Lose Federal Funds on Locally Administered Projects?” This seminar will help to ensure Federal funding is not lost due to non-compliance. Representatives from local agencies and consultants are invited to attend.

Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Morning Session:  9AM-Noon
Afternoon Session:  1PM-4PM
Georgia Public Safety Training Center
1000 Indian Springs Drive, Forsyth, GA 31029
(478) 993-4000
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These courses are required every three years for certification and re-certification.
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Registration Questions

If you have questions about registration, please contact Beverly Fontenot at (404) 507-3436 or