Transportation Systems Sector Colleagues –
TSMO is a set of integrated strategies to optimize the performance of operations on existing infrastructure through implementation of multimodal and intermodal, cross-jurisdictional systems, services, and projects designed to preserve capacity and improve security, safety, and reliability of a transportation system.
The Atlantic hurricane season began June 1, and there is no better time to get ready than now. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) encourages residents and businesses in hurricane prone areas to prepare by understanding their risk, planning together for the entire family, and downloading the FEMA App to your mobile devices.
Via ITE Journal
This is not a test: I-405 peak-use shoulder lane open to traffic
At 2 p.m. on Monday, April 24, Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) offered travelers in south Snohomish County a new option for their afternoon commute. The northbound peak-use shoulder lane (PUSL) officially opened to general-purpose traffic on the 1.8-mile stretch between State Route 527 in Bothell and I-5 in Lynnwood, about 20 miles northeast of Seattle.
The USDOT has released several new reports highlighting its latest research initiatives and findings related to intelligent transportation system (ITS) technologies and connected vehicles: