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Advanced Transportation and Congestion Management Technologies Deployment (ATCMTD) Initiative - Utah Connected: Volume 1: Technical Application

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Project Name Connected Utah
Eligible Entity Applying to Receive Federal Funding Utah Department of Transportation
Total Project Cost (from all sources) $15,568,343
ATCMTD Request $6,246,683
Are matching funds restricted to a specific project component? If so, which one? State funds used as matching funds are not restricted to a specific project component. Private funds, provided by South Central Communications, are restricted to Project 1.1: Fill Fiber Gaps along Southern I-15
State(s) in which the project is located Utah
Is the project currently programmed in the:
  • Transportation Improvement Program (TIP)
  • Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP)
  • MPO Long Range Transportation Plan
  • State Long Range Transportation Plan
Only one element of UDOT's matching funds is currently programmed in the STIP: "I-15 MP 22 to MP 28, Add NB Climbing Lane", which includes some fiber optic construction valued at approximately $425,000
Technologies Proposed to Be Deployed (briefly list) Fiber optic communications, Variable Speed Limit (VSL) System, Road Weather Information System (RWIS), Variable Message Signs (VMS), Smart Corridor, Dedicated Short Range Communications (DSRC) Connected Vehicle Systems, Signal Priority, Traveler Information, Automated Vehicle Occupancy Detection
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