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Every Day Counts
What is EDC?

Every Day Counts (EDC) is a state-based model to identify and rapidly deploy proven but underutilized innovations to shorten the project delivery process, enhance roadway safety, reduce congestion and improve environmental sustainability. Read more


AID Demonstration Award Recipient Provides Opportunity for Others to Learn About Innovations
The Dickinson County Road Commission is sharing their experience with hot–in–place (HIP) recycled pavement and warm mix asphalt (WMA) innovations as part of their Accelerated Innovation Deployment (AID) Demonstration project on Pine Mountain Road – Westwood Avenue in the city of Kingsford, Michigan.  The HIP recycled pavement and WMA innovations are cost effective, more environmentally friendly, and save time. On August 26, 51 local & state officials representing Michigan DOT and various counties, cities, and villages in both Michigan & Wisconsin came to view the project and learn about the process. Read more of the local news story

U.S. Transportation Secretary Foxx Awards $7.1 Million to Seven States, National Park Service to Speed Innovation
Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced more than $7.1 million in grants from the Federal Highway Administration’s (FHWA) Accelerated Innovation Deployment (AID) Demonstration program to fund nine projects in Florida, Kansas, Montana, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Washington, Wisconsin and the National Park Service. Read more

Can Fewer Lanes Curb Aggressive Driving and Promote Cycling?
Road diets are increasingly popular tool to change driving habits.  Read more


Using 3D Digital Data for Construction Engineering & Inspection Webinar
October 6, 1:30-3:00pm ET
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Pine Mountain Rd/Westwood Ave Accelerated Innovation Deployment Demonstration Project Ribbon Cutting
This AID Demonstration project included Hot In-place Recycling (HIR) and Warm Mix Asphalt (WMA)
October 7, 10am CT
Kingsford, Michigan

Bridge Slide – Interstate 75/
U.S. Route 6

October 10, 5:00-10:00pm ET
Bowling Green, OH
RSVP by September 30

Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil Integrated Bridge System (GRS-IBS) Showcase
October 13, 9:30am-3:30pm MT

Register here

Regional Models of Cooperation – Regional Transit Planning
October 16, 1:00-2:30pm ET
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Interactive Highway Safety Design Model (IHSDM) 2015 Public Release, Web Conference
October 22, 2:00-3:30 pm ET
Learn about the IHSDM suite which supports Data-Driven Safety Analysis in EDC-3.
Register by October 20

National Accelerated Bridge Construction Conference
December 7-8

Register here

EDC Exchange
Series of web-based presentations with in-person group participation

Innovation Webinar Series

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