Survey of 23 States Shows $1 billion Spent, 8 Million Work Hours Logged and Six Million Tons of Salt Used to Battle Winter Weather
According to a first of its kind "Winter Maintenance Operations Survey"
conducted by the American Association of State Highway and
Transportation Officials, 23 reporting states spent approximately $1.131
billion from October 2014 to mid-April 2015 to pre-treat, plow roads or
spread chemicals and other materials on roadways to keep them open and
operating safely this winter season
Faces of Transportation Photo/Video Contest Now Open!
Do you like photos of transportation? Do you like to *take*
photos of transportation subjects? Do you like to see people in those photos?
Well, get that camera ready - AASHTO announces the 11th annual Faces
of Transportation photography contest! We’re looking for your best photographs
and/or videos of people, projects, and personal experiences that demonstrate
the benefits of transportation in America. Check out the contest rules,
guidelines, lots of great articles and tips at our Faces...
New Resources for Transportation Systems Management and Operations Community
The National Operations Center of Excellence and its website at www.transportationops.org have just been launched. Designed to actively support the transportation systems management and operations (TSM&O) community, the Center’s Operations Technical Services Program and web portal provide the tools, best practices, and information needed to help transportation agencies enhance safety and reduce congestion. Dennis Motiani, former New Jersey assistant commissioner for transportation systems management and a...
Nation at a Crossroads
The "Nation at a Crossroads" is a web-based infographic, mobile app and
printed brochure that provides a national perspective on surface
transportation investments. It also provides state-level information to
help tell the story of how federal funding affects transportation
AASHTO Highway Safety Manual
Welcome to the Highway Safety Manual (HSM) web site – the source for
information on quantifying and evaluating highway safety performance
using the Highway Safety Manual.