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Excellence in Highway Design
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Category 7 - Intelligent Transportation Systems

Merit Award

Photo: Trans Guide MDI


Trans Guide MDI

San Antonio, Texas


Designer:  Texas DOT
Contractors:  Southwest Research Institute

Trans Guide increases highway safety by reducing congestion and enhancing emergency responses by warning drivers ahead of time of traffic incidents. Trans Guide includes a real-time travel speed data server, a travel tag program, traveler information kiosks, a railroad delay advanced warning system, and "life link" emergency medical services.

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