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Talking Freight Seminar on February 17, 2016: National Freight Strategic Plan and FAST Act Freight Provisions - 2/10/2016
The U.S. Department of Transportation invites you to join DOT officials in an interactive discussion on the future of freight movement in America, including...

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...

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...

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...

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...

New Guidance for Conducting Effective Work Zone Process - 7/22/2015
This document shares good practices and methods that agencies have found worthwhile in conducting their process reviews. The goal is that this focused...

Traffic Incident Management Gap Analysis Primer - 6/29/2015
The recommendations contained in the Traffic Incident Management Gap Analysis Primer allow that they may be tailored towards the needs of the area in...

Improving Transportation Systems Management and Operations – Capability Maturity Model Workshop White Papers - 6/25/2015
These white papers focuses on the six critical dimensions of capability identified in the SHRP2 research as necessary to support effective Transportation...

Incorporating Travel-Time Reliability into the Congestion Management Process (CMP): A Primer - 6/25/2015
The Incorporating Travel-Time Reliability into the Congestion Management Process (CMP): A Primer provides guidance and potential opportunities for using...

Citizen Reporting of Current Road Conditions - 6/23/2015
The Citizen Reporting of Current Road Conditions best practices document reviews, compares, and contrasts citizen reporting programs that capture current...

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...