Innovation Spotlight

Innovation Spotlight Interview: Virtual Public Involvement at NJDOT

At NJDOT, the COVID-19 pandemic presented new challenges and opportunities for the agency’s public engagement efforts. This interview with NJDOT staff discusses how the need for social distancing motivated the Department to conduct meetings and outreach virtually and inspired a transformation of its outreach process. ...

Innovation Spotlight: How DOTs Are Moving Toward Digital As-Builts

This article reports on a brief Digital As-Builts Literature Scan and provides references to a select bibliography of research reports, strategic plans and other resource documents that may warrant closer inspection for innovation teams. ...

Developing Next Generation Traffic Incident Management in the Delaware Valley

DVRPC's Traffic Incident Monitoring (TIM) platform provides system-wide traffic operators, first responders, and highway planners. ...
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FHWA Issues EDC-5 Final Report and EDC-6 Baseline Report

The FHWA Every Day Counts (EDC) 2020 Virtual Summit included an exhibit pavilion to showcase home-grown innovations that State Transportation Innovation Council (STIC) members developed and implemented -- including those from New Jersey. ...

NJ STIC Innovations Featured at EDC-6 Virtual Summit

The FHWA Every Day Counts (EDC) 2020 Virtual Summit included an exhibit pavilion to showcase home-grown innovations that State Transportation Innovation Council (STIC) members developed and implemented -- including those from New Jersey. ...

What Do Autonomous Vehicles Mean for Infrastructure?

On April 14, 2021, Partners for Automated Vehicle Education (PAVE), hosted a virtual panel on the timely topic of “What Do AVs Mean for Infrastructure?” ...

Innovation Spotlight: NJDOT UAS Program

The NJDOT UAS Program has been a leader among state DOT UAS programs. In this interview, we asked Glenn Stott, Program Manager, NJDOT Aeronautics & UAS, to provide an update on how the UAS Program has been deployed on recent projects. ...

Bike-Friendly Resurfacing in the DVRPC Region

DVRPC is working with PennDOT Connects and the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia to provide resources to local municipalities to improve the biking environment. ...