Weather-related Transportation Research:
A Midwest Approach
On June 14, 2004, the Iowa Department of Transportation hosted a regional, multi-disciplined forum to identify regional research and technology transfer priorities in weather related transportation research. This meeting also served to provide direction for a formal Midwest Transportation Weather Research Program that would reaffirm the national research agenda.
The vision for this program is to attract resources and research ideas from public and private sources to provide practical solutions to weather-related transportation issues through the most capable teams of individuals and agencies.
Report on Research Focus Groups and Recommendations for Future Action
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