Traffic Management

Welcome to the Traffic Management Channel, which features articles, commentary, news and videos related to the application and implementation of traffic management planning and strategy.

temporary roundabout intersection
News | May 17,2018

One "pop-up" design is made up of traffic cones and signs to simulate a permanent roundabout

smart operating system
News | May 17,2018

The system will aggregate data from sources across the city so that it can be available to the public

pedestrian safety
News | May 14,2018

Road diets and lower speed limits are among proposed solutions to lower pedestrian safety risks

smart traffic signals
News | May 09,2018

That technology will allow the county’s traffic control center to interact with traffic signals and cameras along local roads

GO transit trains at York Station
Feature | Bryan Mulqueen | May 02,2018

Addressing congestion in the connection between cities and suburbs

Protected Chicago intersection
Feature | Jason DeGray, P.E., PTOE | May 02,2018

Safety and sustainability in street design via separated bike lanes

UTA connected bus service
Feature | Blaine Leonard, P.E. | May 02,2018

Utah breaks new ground with connected vehicles

U.S. 183 South toll road project in Austin, Texas
News | April 23,2018

The completed general-purpose lanes on the project are expected to open by next month, while the entire project is on track for completion in 2020

Georgia express lanes project
News | April 20,2018

The $834 million Northwest Corridor Express Lanes project is expected to open by September

advanced transportation technologies
News | April 19,2018

The funding comes from a FAST Act program that works to improve the nation's transportation systems, reduce traffic congestion and increase safety

A new agreement between the University of South Florida’s Center for Urban Transportation Research and the city of Tampa will allows this new partnership to explore smart transportation projects in central Florida.
News | April 19,2018

A memorandum of understanding opens the door for the city and university to work together on smart transportation projects

I-66 highway construction Virginia
News | April 03,2018

Two toll lanes in each direction are expected to be open by the end of 2022

trucks only
News | March 30,2018

The commercial-vehicle-only lane project is said to be the first of its kind in the U.S.

public transportation funding
News | March 15,2018

Only 3.6% of TIGER grants this round went to public transit projects, compared to the 20% from previous years

Copenhagen bikeways
Exclusive Feature | Rock Miller | March 12,2018

A look at different approaches to separated bikeway implementation

Active traffic management signage debuts on U.S. 95 in Las Vegas
News | March 06,2018

Signage goes live today on U.S. 95 near the Spaghetti Bowl

carpool lanes
News | March 05,2018

The carpool lanes would run north to south for 27 miles along the highway

X2X communications
News | March 01,2018

The TravelSafely app is designed to improve traffic flow for first responders as well as to make drivers, cyclists and pedestrians more visible to each other

bus communication systems
News | February 15,2018

UTA buses in Salt Lake City will be equipped with systems to communicate with traffic signals

Transit projects
News | February 14,2018

Several FTA grant programs would be cut under the proposed budget from President Trump's administration

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