Traffic Monitoring Guide
Primary Topic: Traffic
Description: Traffic monitoring has a long tradition and each agency has an established legacy program. The TMG offers suggestions to help improve and advance current programs with a view towards the future of traffic monitoring. A basic program structure for traffic monitoring is presented. The guide provides specific examples of how statewide data collection programs should be structured, describes the analytical logic behind that structure, and provides the information highway agencies need to optimize the framework for their particular organizational, financial, and political structures.
FHWA Publication Number: FHWA-PL-01-021
Publication Year: 2001