URBAN TRAFFIC ENGINEERING ISSUES AND ANSWERS: OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE OF ELECTRONIC TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEMS

This report is one of three major reports generated by a joint effort of the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) to identify and address the needs of urban traffic engineering agencies nationwide. This report contains the findings on the operation and maintenance of electronic traffic control systems (this does not include signs and markings). The research was done through literature reviews, surveys, and focus groups. A series of white papers were commissioned as part of this report. Some of the topics included are: Education, Training, and Technology Transfer; The Need for National Standards for Operations and Maintenance; Organizational Structure; Institutional Cooperation; Legal Aspects; Procurement Issues; Funding Costs and Financial Benefits; Budgeting, Staffing, Equipment and Spare Parts; Findings and Recommendations.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also, Urban Traffic Engineering Issues and Answers: Status and Effectiveness of Urban Traffic Engineering Agencies and Urban Traffic Engineering Issues and Answers: Urban Traffic Engineering Education and Training Needs.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE)

    Washington, DC  United States 
  • Publication Date: 1995

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 122 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00725915
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Final Report
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 19 1996 12:00AM