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2014 National Accelerated Bridge Construction Conference - 4/16/2014
TRB is cosponsoring the 2014 National Accelerated Bridge Construction (ABC) Conference on December 4-5, 2014, in Miami, Florida. The conference will be...

Work Zone Intelligent Transportation Systems Implementation Guide: Use of Technology and Data for Effective Work Zone Management - 3/31/2014
Work zone ITS is one operational management strategy that agencies may use in a transportation management plan (TMP). Geared towards public agencies,...

New York State DOT Opens I-81 Reconstruction Outreach Center - 3/20/2014
The New York State Department of Transportation has opened an outreach center in Syracuse to gather input from the public on various reconstruction options...

Portable, Non-Intrusive Advance Warning Devices for Work Zones With or Without Flag Operators - 3/20/2014
This report describes a Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) study to develop a work zone alert system informing speeding drivers of the upcoming...

Improving the Effectiveness of Nighttime Temporary Traffic Control Warning Devices - 3/20/2014
The Illinois Center for Transportation at the University of Illinois has released two reports on the effectiveness of nighttime temporary traffic control...

Webinar on Work Zone ITS Implementation Guide - January 30, 2014 - 12/19/2013
This webinar will provide an overview of FHWA's new publication on Work Zone ITS Implementation Guide targeting the unique challenges and constraints...

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2014 National Work Zone Awareness Week
National Work Zone Awareness Week will be held April 7-11, 2014.
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Examples of how coordinating road projects can benefit agencies and the public.
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Information on available work zone training throughout the United States.
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Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices Part 6 - Temporary Traffic Control.
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