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Developing and Sustaining a Transportation Systems Management & Operations Mission for Your Organization: A Primer For Program Planning

List of Abbreviations

AASHTO American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials
API  arterial progression index
ATDM active transportation and demand management
CAD Computer Aided Dispatch
CDOT Colorado Department of Transportation
CMAQ Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Improvement Program
CMM capability maturity model
CMP congestion management plan
DOT departments of transportation
DSS decision support systems
DVRPC Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission
F2C field-to-center
FAST Fixing America's Surface Transportation Act
FHWA Federal Highway Administration
ICM integrated corridor management
IMRT incident management response teams
ITS intelligent transportation systems
LRSTP long-range statewide transportation plan
MAG Maricopa Association of Governments
MAP-21 Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act
MPO metropolitan planning organization
MTP metropolitan transportation plan
NCHRP National Cooperative Highway Research Program
NCTCOG North Central Texas Council of Governments
NOCoE National Operations Center of Excellence
PTI planning time index
RIMIS Regional Integrated Multi-Modal Information Sharing
RTOP Regional Transportation Operations Plan
SEWRPC Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission
SHA (Maryland) State Highway Administration
SHRP2 Second Strategic Highway Research Program
SHSP Strategic Highway Safety Plan
SMART Specific, Measurable, Agreed-upon, Realistic, and Time-bound
SOV single-occupancy vehicle
TIM traffic incident management
TIP transportation improvement program
TOC traffic operations center
TSMO transportation systems management and operations
TTI travel time index
VMT vehicle miles traveled
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