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NCDOT & Waze Automated Road Closures

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The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) has been providing travel information to the public via the internet since 2000. The DriveNC.gov website provides day-to-day and emergency travel conditions through an interactive map. NCDOT staff and partners in all 100 counti

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TSMO Regional Operations Forums in Maryland

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Like most Departments of Transportation across the nation, the Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) TSMO Program with its 2018Strategic Plan and associated Implementation Plan and projects, has been exploring ways to leverage technology and I

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eSTORM

Restoration of traffic signals, removal of lane-blocking debris, and managing detours for longer-term closures are essential to enable and facilitating emergency response, restoration of transportation services, and economic recovery. For the 2020 hurricane season, Florida DOT D

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Applying TSMO at Southeast Michigan Transportation Operations Center

Background

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) Southeast Michigan Transportation Operations Center (SEMTOC) is transitioning from solely managing and operating freeways to incorporating state-owned arterial corridors to becoming a network-based operations center.

In 2018

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Traffic Incident Management Dashboard

The San Francisco Bay Area Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC)’s partners with the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) and the California Highway Patrol (CHP) to lead the Bay Area Incident Management Task Force (IMTF). MTC has been working with the IMTF to build a data-dri

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Oklahoma Construction App

Background

We developed Oktraffic.org to be the public’s “go-to” source for all traffic related information. First, we started with the base map layer and added Google and Waze traffic data.Then, we enhanced the map by incorporating National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) weathe

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NCDOT Broadband Project

Background

NCDOT is a strong proponent of deploying Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) infrastructure to support traffic operations and provide traveler information. However, funding and staffing constraints over the past several years have been insufficient to provide the level of Operat

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Data to Drive Decisions

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The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) is constantly evolving its practices with the advances of technology and availability of data to be able to make well-informed decisions to improve transportation. Existing and emerging data sources, such as probe speed, crowds

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Arizona DOT Dust Detection and Warning System

Arizona, while known for beautiful weather, has a unique section of I-10 where fields of loose dirt and high winds create massive walls of dust.  These conditions dramatically reduce visibility for motorists in a matter of minutes, which has caused 83 dust-related crashes i

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