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Publication Number:  FHWA-HRT-15-001    Date:  November/December 2014
Publication Number: FHWA-HRT-15-001
Issue No: Vol. 78 No. 3
Date: November/December 2014



A New Approach to Improving Travel Times

by Joe Gregory and Ben Irwin

A suite of tools developed under SHRP2 is helping transportation agencies institutionalize systems management and operations with the goal of reducing congestion and increasing safety and reliability.

One Size Doesn't Fit All

by Elaine Murakami

Smaller communities depend on a distinct set of solutions for overcoming obstacles to planning multimodal transportation facilities in their cities and towns.

An Evolving Partnership

by Richard F. Weingroff

In honor of AASHTO's 100th anniversary, FHWA examines the historic State-Federal collaboration during the interstate era. This two-part series concludes here.

Bracing for Hard Times Ahead

by Robert Kafalenos, Robert Hyman, Rebecca Lupes, and Brian Beucler

What is FHWA doing to prepare the country’s transportation system for climate change? Here are tools for assessing and improving the Nation’s readiness and resilience.

Surviving an Interstate Bridge Collapse

by Jeffrey L. Horton

What do you do, when, in the blink of an eye, a major interstate and freight corridor on the west coast is severed? Learn from Washington State’s experience.



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