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USDOT awards nearly $50M in transportation grants

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) announced it had awarded nearly $50 million in Advanced Transportation and Congestion Management Technologies Deployment (ATCMTD) grants Thursday.

The grants will fund 10 projects that use advanced intelligent transportation systems (ITS) technologies to improve mobility and safety, as well as support vehicle connectivity.

“This $49.6 million in grant funding will support innovative solutions to improve connectivity and help prepare America’s transportation systems for the future,” said U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao.

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