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    December 20, 2017 - 08:08 PM
    FHWA, Innovation, Transportation

FHWA seeks ideas for Every Day Counts-5

Initiative fast tracks deployment of selected innovations to advance state highways
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) is currently seeking innovations and processes for the fifth round of Every Day Counts (EDC-5) from ...

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    January 10, 2018 - 05:01 PM
    ATSSA, Innovation, Press Release, Transportation

Winners of Traffic Control Device Challenge announced at TRB Annual Meeting

Students across U.S. competed in ATSSA/TRB competition to address wrong-way driving

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. (Jan. 10, 2018) – The American Traffic Safety Services Association (ATSSA), in partnership with the National Academy o...

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    October 16, 2017 - 12:48 PM
    Government, Press Release, Transportation

New Jersey transportation official tapped by Trump to head FMCSA

President Trump announced plans to nominate Raymond Martinez to be the Administrator of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration on Sept. 26.
The current chairman and chief administrator of the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission and...

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    March 13, 2018 - 02:35 PM
    Roadway, Transportation, Infrastructure

TRIP report shows increase in injuries, fatalities for older drivers

The last report from TRIP, a national transportation research group, shows that fatal crashes involving older drivers are increasing, and that transportation infrastructure improvements could improve outcomes ...

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    October 24, 2017 - 05:46 PM
    ATSSA, Innovation, Transportation

TRB – ATSSA Traffic Control Device Challenge wins award

The jointly sponsored Transportation Research Board (TRB) – ATSSA Traffic Control Device (TCD) Challenge has won recognition for its project partner, the Committee on Traffic Control Devices as a TRB “2018 Blue Ribbon Committee.”...

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    May 24, 2017 - 01:17 PM
    Government, Transportation, Infrastructure

Not a gas crisis. A transportation crisis.

A recent headline in The Daily Caller read, “Californians are revolting against dems who voted for gas tax hike.”

According to the article, the so-called revolt began following Democratic state Senator Josh Newman’s vot...

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    April 24, 2017 - 08:42 PM
    ATSSA, Transportation, Media

TRIP improving roadway safety – one state at a time

ATSSA's Director of Communications James S. Baron recently attended a social media and website strategic planning session in Washington, D.C., for TRIP – The Road Information Program. Hosted by TRIP’s Chair Nick Yaksich, the Associ...

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    June 27, 2017 - 12:34 PM
    Press Release, Transportation, Infrastructure

U.S. rural roads need repairs, modernization and upgrades to support economic growth, report finds

Fredericksburg, Va. – The rural transportation system in the U.S. is in need of repairs and modernization to stimulate economic growth in communities nationwide, according to a report released today by the national transportation group

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    February 16, 2018 - 08:44 PM
    ATSSA, Roadway, Transportation

ATSSA releases case study on the safety benefits of median barriers, guardrails

The American Traffic Safety Services Association (ATSSA) released a case study on the benefits of median barriers and guardrails at the 48th Annual Convention & Traffic Expo in San Antonio, Texas, and is no...

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