New & Noteworthy

On this page you can find news of recent projects and initiatives.
Collaboration Demonstration: New Jersey Hosts State Partnership Visit

Collaboration Demonstration: New Jersey Hosts State Partnership Visit

In late February 2020, Christine L. Gerencher and Andrew C. Lemer of TRB traveled from Washington, D.C., to New Jersey to visit with staff from ...
DVRPC’s Sidewalk Inventory and Crowdsourcing Platform

DVRPC’s Sidewalk Inventory and Crowdsourcing Platform

The Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission (DVRPC) is seeking to understand the region’s pedestrian infrastructure through the development of an online inventory, map, and platform ...
Final Report Released for the Connected Vehicles Program Pilot Testing of Technology for Distributing Road Service Safety Messages from Safety Service Patrols

Final Report Released for the Connected Vehicles Program Pilot Testing of Technology for Distributing Road Service Safety Messages from Safety Service Patrols

NJDOT’s top priority is to improve highway safety. To support this goal, in September 2018, New Jersey began a pilot study of the effectiveness of ...
Build a Better Mousetrap Competition 2020

Build a Better Mousetrap Competition 2020

People involved in the transportation industry often find better ways to do their jobs. Whether it’s a new gadget that improves the quality and safety ...
NJLTAP – Proven Safety Countermeasures Workshops – Upcoming Events

NJLTAP – Proven Safety Countermeasures Workshops – Upcoming Events

The New Jersey Local Technical Assistance Program (NJLTAP) has partnered with the FHWA Division Office, NJDOT Bureau of Safety, Bicycle and Pedestrian Programs and Local ...
The Impact of SJTPO’s Traffic Signal Inventory on Signal Operations

The Impact of SJTPO’s Traffic Signal Inventory on Signal Operations

As technology advances, so does the need for data—information that allows engineers, planners, and others to utilize innovative ways to improve transportation and safety. To ...
Tech Talk! Webinar: The Connected Job Site

Tech Talk! Webinar: The Connected Job Site

On November 14, 2019, FHWA sponsored an innovation exchange webinar, The Connected Job Site, that was live broadcast by the NJDOT Bureau of Research as ...
How SJTPO Refined Their Congestion Management Process with Crowdsourced Data

How SJTPO Refined Their Congestion Management Process with Crowdsourced Data

Through the Everyday Counts (EDC) program, FHWA identifies and deploys established but underutilized innovations through a state-based model, with the goals of streamlining project delivery, ...