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|Publication Number: FHWA-HRT-11-006 Date: September/October 2011|
Publication Number: FHWA-HRT-11-006
Issue No: Vol. 75 No. 2
Date: September/October 2011
by Kathleen A. Bergeron
Leaders in the transportation community ruminate about strategies to meet the challenges facing the highway world.
Transportation Operations Laboratory: Article I
Modeling Transportation Systems: Past, Present, and Future
by Joe Bared, C. Y. David Yang, Peter Huang, and Randall S. VanGorder
FHWA's new Concepts and Analysis testbed will advance visualization of traffic networks and strategies to help researchers improve safety, mobility, and performance.
by Jennifer Charlebois, James Colyar, and Jessie Yung
Washington State is using active traffic management to operate its existing transportation system more efficiently.
by Ethan Davidson
A grassroots solution to transportation challenges, this pedestrianbicycle- transit loop will encircle Georgia's largest city. Could this be a model for other communities too?
by Carol H. Tan
Lane reduction can increase safety for pedestrians, bicyclists, and motorists while improving the quality of life in downtowns across the country.
by Richard C. Meininger and Steven J. Stokowski
At a recent workshop, experts tackled the problems of source depletion and future supply.