The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation provides an environmentally sound intermodal transportation system for individuals. The department facilitates economic and social development, as well as connectivity within Pennsylvania through the movement of people and goods. It operates a bureau of aviation that provides expertise and assistance in the development and promotion of an aviation system in partnership with governments, businesses and communities. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation maintains a bureau of fiscal management to provide fiscal strategies and support that advance a safe intermodal system. In addition, it operates a bureau of information systems that provides information technology solutions and tools for the efficient use of data and communication services. The department additionally operates a bureau that leads the maintenance efficiency and cost effectiveness initiatives. It maintains a location in Franklin, Pa.