U.S. Department of Transportation
Federal Highway Administration
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Offers technical assistance and funds – up to $100,000 per STIC per year – to support the costs of standardizing innovative practices in a state transportation agency or other public sector STIC stakeholder.
The Pennsylvania State Transportation Innovation Council conducted an Innovation Day to highlight the role of innovation in delivering a high-quality transportation system. More than 200 people learned about the state’s use of solutions such as accelerated bridge construction, salt alternatives and adaptive signal control technology.
State Transportation Innovation Councils (STIC) are creating a culture of innovation in the highway community as they lead deployment of new technologies and practices in their states.
Accomplishments 2015: Innovation Through Collaboration details the progress Pennsylvania’s State Transportation Innovation Council made last year. According to the report, the STIC approved eight new initiatives, trained more than 1,000 transportation professionals and partnered with five Pennsylvania Department of Transportation districts to host Innovation Day workshops. The STIC also promoted innovations through hands-on demonstrations and presentations at industry conferences and events.
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