# Department of Transportation and Mass Transit Authority
DOT's mission is to provide for the safe, efficient, and environmentally responsible movement of people and goods in the City of New York and to maintain and enhance the transportation infrastructure crucial to the economic vitality and quality of life of our primary customers, City residents.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is North America's largest transportation network, serving a population of 15.3 million people in the 5,000-square-mile area fanning out from New York City through Long Island, southeastern New York State, and Connecticut.
website: http://www.nyc.gov/html/dot/html/home/home.shtml, http://web.mta.info/mta/network.htm
program_outcome: Quality of Life
program_category: Road Safety and Mobility
service: Public Works
UN_Sustainable_Development_Goals: Goal 3 Good Health and Well-Being, Goal 11 Sustainable Cities and Communities