Work Zone Mobility and Safety Program
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Guide to Project Coordination for Minimizing Work Zone Mobility Impacts - 6/2/2016
This new publication provides guidance on using work zone Project Coordination (PC) to minimize work zone impacts and produce time and achieve cost savings....

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,...

Examining the Impact of ASE (Automated Speed Enforcement) in Work Zones on Driver Attention - 3/2/2016
The Minnesota Department of Transportation has released a report that investigates the impact of different types of speed enforcement methods on driver...

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...

Smarter Work Zone Virtual and In-Person Training Available - 10/21/2015
A variety of training resources are available, including webinars, in-person and web-based training, and presentations to assist agencies in developing...

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Smarter Work Zones
Information, tools, and resources on FHWA's Every Day Counts Smarter Work Zone Initiative.
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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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