Tag: transportation safety


Texas Adopts 10-Year, $85 Billion Transportation Planning Document

September 6, 2022

Via: Transport Topics

A 10-year Texas Department of Transportation plan to spend a record $85 billion to alleviate roadway congestion, enhance transportation safety and improve highways received the governor’s stamp of approval Aug. 30. “The state of Texas is working to ensure the […]

Travel & Public Transit

FTA seeks nominations for safety committee

February 9, 2022

Via: Transportation Today

The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) is seeking nominations for the Transit Advisory Committee for Safety (TRACS). It will select up to 25 individuals from the public transportation safety community to serve as members. “The FTA is seeking some of the […]

Impact & Regulations

Funds to aid North Carolina transportation safety, efficiency initiative

November 6, 2020

Via: Transportation Today

The Federal Highway Administration (FHA) has awarded the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) a $2.1 million FAST Act grant to address transportation safety and efficiency. NCDOT officials indicated the agency would use the funding allotment to partner with North […]

Impact & Regulations

DOT Debuts Contest to Develop Innovation Ways to Analyze Crash Data

June 14, 2018

Via: Transport Topics

Concerned about a rise in highway fatalities in recent years, the U.S. Department of Transportation is launching a contest for cash prizes with the goal of finding “innovative analytical visualization tools” that will reveal insights into serious crashes and improve […]