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Synthesis of Practice on the Use of Multiple ITS Sensors at RWIS Sites

Researcher(s)

Principal investigators:

Co-principal investigator:

Project status

Completed

Start date: 01/01/13
End date: 06/30/14

Publications

Report: Multi-Purpose ESS/ITS Data Collection Sites (1.19 mb pdf) July 2014

Sponsor(s)/partner(s)

Sponsor(s):

About the research

Abstract:

The Iowa DOT has requested research support in completing a state-of-practice survey and follow-up interviews with agencies that are installing multiple ITS sensors at roadway weather information system (RWIS) locations.

This project will support the overall objective of the Aurora Project through documenting existing state DOT and selective local agency practices where they have bundled multiple, non-intrusive traffic data collection sensors at RWIS collection sites. This documentation would include Aurora member states and other agencies with unique applications.