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James McCarthy
Traffic Operations Engineer
380 Jackson Street, Suite 500
St. Paul, MN 55101

Ph: (651) 291-6112
FAX: (651) 291-6000
james.mccarthy@dot.gov

Experience
Began working in field in 1981
Joined FHWA in 1983

Education
•    Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, University of Minnesota
•    M.E. Traffic; University of Minnesota

Expertise/Specialty
•    Highway Capacity Manual
•    Traffic Analysis
•    Active Traffic Management Managed Lanes (HOV + HOT)
•    Bus on Shoulder Program Intelligent Transportation System (ITS)
•    Congestion Management

Professional Associations
•    ITE, Member
•    ITS Minnesota, Member

Professional Highlights
•    Participated in FHWA-AASHTO Winter Operations and ITS Scan Tour

•    Worked on 40 ITS Operational tests with the Minnesota Guidestar Program

•    Taught Traffic Analysis Workshops for FHWA

•    Assisted in completion of the 10 volumes of the Traffic Analysis Toolbox for use in the project development process

•    Represent FHWA on TRB Highway Capacity and Quality of Flow Committee

•    Developed Bus on Shoulder Program (Hard Shoulder)

•    Managed 1st Dynamically HOT Lane Project in US for FHWA

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