The Operations Section is responsible for assisting local agencies in complying with Federal and State requirements to inspect, manage, and maintain their local transportation infrastructure and carry out Special Programs. The programs that the Operations Section oversees include: The management and inspection of local bridges in accordance with the National Bridge Inspection Standards (NBIS), The management and inspection of local roadways in accordance with the Local Public Agency Roadway Maintenance Certification Policy, The Emergency Bridge Inspection Team (EBIT), The Federal Emergency Relief Program, The Transportation Alternatives Set-aside Program, and The High Risk Rural Roads Program.