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FHWA Publishes Proposed Freight and System Performance Measure Rules - 4/22/2016
The U.S. Department of Transportationís Federal Highway Administration today published a rulemaking that proposes new performance measures to assess system...

National Symposium on Work Zones and Large Trucks - 3/24/2016
The National Symposium on Work Zones and Large Trucks was held as a one-day event at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront Hotel in Jacksonville,...

Part-Time Shoulder Use Guide - 3/21/2016
The FHWA Office of Operations has developed a guide to assist agencies in planning, designing, implementing, and operating part-time shoulder use strategies...

Road Weather Management Performance Measures: 2015 Update - 3/16/2016
This report explains and summarizes the results of survey, data collection and analyses conducted in 2015 to quantify the performance measures and indicators...

Business Process Frameworks for Transportation Operations - 3/1/2016
The FHWA Office of Operations led the development of six Transportation Systems Management and Operations (TSM&O) capability maturity frameworks (CMF)...

Climate Change Adaptation Guide for Transportation Systems Management, Operations, and Maintenance - 2/19/2016
This guide provides information and resources to help transportation management, operations, maintenance and emergency management staff incorporate climate...

Advancing Transportation Systems Management and Operations Through Scenario Planning - 2/19/2016
The intent of this primer is to inform planners, operators, and other transportation systems management and operations (TSM&O) partners on the potential...

Congestion Pricing - A Primer: Evolution of Second Generation Pricing Projects - 1/20/2016
This primer explores the evolution of first-generation pricing strategies into more complex express toll lanes using new or expanded capacity.

Measuring the Impacts of Freight Transportation Improvements on the Economy and Competitiveness - 1/15/2016
FHWA's Office of Freight Management and Operations (HOFM) is working to develop resources to support States and MPOs in understanding freight and its...

Freight Performance Measure Approaches for Bottlenecks, Arterials, and Linking Volumes to Congestion Report - 1/15/2016
FHWA's Office of Freight Management and Operations (HOFM) releases this work on approaches to understanding freight bottlenecks to support national, State...

Traffic Signal Management Plans - 1/12/2016
An Objectives and Performance based approach for Improving the Design Operations and Maintenance of Traffic Signal Systems provides step-by-step instructions...

Request for Comments – Future Direction of the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices - 12/22/2015
On December 22, 2015, the FHWA published a Request for Comments (Docket ID: FHWA-2015-0028) in the Federal Register soliciting input on future direction...

Transportation Systems Management and Operations Benefit-Cost Analysis Compendium - 12/22/2015
The Transportation Systems Management and Operations (TSMO) Benefit Cost Compendium is a continuation of the series of reference documents and tools developed...

Guidance on Using Traffic Management Centers for Work Zone Management - 12/21/2015
This document presents guidance for DOTs to consider how Traffic Management Center (TMC) resources (staff, data, and tools) can be used to support all...

ATDM Planning Brief: ATM Feasibility and Screening Guide - 12/14/2015
This Informational Brief highlights the objectives of the Active Traffic Management (ATM) Feasibility and Screening Guide, provides a sample of ATM benefits...

Active Traffic Management Feasibility and Screening Guide - 12/14/2015
This Guide was developed to assist transportation agencies and planning organizations in making informed investment decisions regarding Active Traffic...

Contemporary Approaches in Congestion Pricing: Lessons Learned from the National Evaluation of Congestion Pricing Strategies at Six Sites - 11/24/2015
This document represents the final report of the national evaluation of congestion reduction strategies at six sites that received federal funding under...

Next Generation Traveler Information System: A Five Year Outlook - 11/19/2015
This report is intended to help agencies plan the next generation traveler information system so that they stay in step with their customers and with...

Your MUTCD Turns 80! - 11/6/2015
On November 7, 2015, the 80th birthday of the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD), and throughout the year when you see an easy-to-read...

E-tool for Business Processes to Improve Travel Time Reliability - 8/19/2015
The second Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP 2) Reliability Project developed the software titled E-tool for Business Processes to Improve Travel...

Ramp Metering: A Proven, Cost-Effective Operational Strategy—A Primer - 1/26/2015
This primer poses ramp metering as a potential tool to address commonly occurring congestion and safety issues. Despite initial opposition and skepticism...

Ramp Metering: A Proven, Effective Strategy - An Informational Brief - 1/26/2015
This Informational Brief highlights ramp metering as a proven, effective strategy for reducing congestion and improving safety. The Brief covers at a...