Expect the Unexpected: National Work Zone Awareness Week 2015 PSA
The Federal Highway Administration says on average 85% of the deaths in highway work zone crashes are drivers and passengers in cars. The National Work Zone Awareness Week campaign -which begins at the start of the highway construction season -aims to prevent work zone fatalities by encouraging safe driving through highway work zones and construction sites. 576 people died in work zone crashes in 2010, which equates to one work zone fatality every 15 hours. This Public Service Announcement video created by AASHTO...
Nominate Your Projects For The 2015 America’s Transportation Awards Competition!
The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials,
AAA, and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce will be accepting your nominations
for America’s best transportation projects this year.
2015 AASHTO Spring Meeting
surface transportation reauthorization underway, and the Highway Trust
Fund in crisis, the 2015 AASHTO Spring Meeting in Cheyenne, WY, promises
to be one of the most important gatherings of state departments of
transportation of the year.
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