Insights: Transportation

Congress reconsiders the urban interstate
Congress reconsiders the urban interstate

As part of this year’s federal budget, Congress directed the USDOT to study the issue of removing sections of roadway from the Interstate Highway System.

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Signal timings can help your city become more age-friendly
Signal timings can help your city become more age-friendly

Age-friendly signal timing treatments take into consideration the specific pedestrian needs of an aging population. Here are some treatments to consider.

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What is GSI? What can it do for us?
What is GSI? What can it do for us?

Green Stormwater Infrastructure uses nature-inspired stormwater control devices and practices to control and treat stormwater at its source.

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3 considerations for successful Adaptive Signal Control use
3 considerations for successful Adaptive Signal Control use

Adaptive Signal Control can be an effective tool to improve traffic flow. How can we decide when, where, and how to implement it successfully?

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Traffic planning in a post-pandemic world
Traffic planning in a post-pandemic world

The pandemic has given transportation professionals unique insight that allows us to reimagine our transportation system and plan for the future.

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Great American Rail-Trail resurrects coast-to-coast pathway
Great American Rail-Trail resurrects coast-to-coast pathway

The task of repurposing a defunct railway can be lengthy, but the finished product will be worth it: a safe trail that connects communities and cities.

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Are visualization strategies worth it?
Are visualization strategies worth it?

Renderings, videos and live cubes can really go a long way in helping people see what’s really going to happen with a project.

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Giving buses the green light
Giving buses the green light

Emerging technology and artificial intelligence can combine traffic data to leverage Transit Signal Priority system capabilities more effectively.

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Reimagining our streets: enhancing user experience and our economy
Reimagining our streets: enhancing user experience and our economy

As social distancing guidelines allow us to share public spaces again, albeit with some major modifications, engineers can respond with new solutions.

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Senate Bill 401: water and sewer relocation helps transportation projects
Senate Bill 401: water and sewer relocation helps transportation projects

Senate Bill 401 helps expedite publicly funded transportation improvement projects by helping public water and sewer utilities relocate impacted facilities.

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