FY 2021 AID DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM INFORMATION SESSION

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has announced the FY 2021 Accelerated Innovation Deployment (AID) Demonstration Program and will make up to $10 million in grants will through Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) 693JJ321NF-AIDDP (attached). The AID Demonstration program provides funding as an incentive to accelerate the implementation and adoption of innovation in highway transportation. Eligible […]

Intersection Safety Part 1 of 3 – Designing & Operating Intersections for Safety

The Florida LTAP Center presents this 3-Part Series on Intersection Safety. This is part 1 of the series, and will give a general overview of intersection safety issues. We will examine the various road user groups and their associated needs. We will discuss targeted treatments for each of the various user groups. We will also […]

Intersection Safety Part 2 of 3 – Signalized Intersection Safety

The Florida LTAP Center presents this 3-Part Series on Intersection Safety. This is part 2 of the series, and will focus on safety at signalized intersections. We will examine how signal phasing impacts safety. We will also be looking at several effective safety countermeasures designed to improve safety at signalized intersections. Intersections are locations of […]

Road Weather Management Stakeholder Meeting 2021

To best accommodate a virtual platform, the meeting will be conducted across two days, 4 hours per day. • August 4, 2021 - August 5, 2021 • Each day will run from 12:00 PM to 4:30 PM EDT (with a 30-minute break from 2:00-2:30) Topics to be discussed include: • Extreme Weather Events • Innovative […]

Value Capture Strategies: Developer Impact Fees -The Primer

Value Capture Strategy: Developer Impact Fees (DIF) also known as a Street Impact Fees, Transportation Impact Fees, or System Development Charges, is one-time fee assessed by local government to developers to share of the new or expanded infrastructure costs to the community that will directly address the increased demand for services created by that development. […]

Transportation Symposium Webinar Series: BOE Basics – Chapters 1-10

BOE Basics - Chapters 1-10 Presenter: Melissa Hollis Basis of Estimates (BOE) detailed review of pay item basics, including how to request pay items, Summary Boxes/Tables, Estimated Quantities Report, Plan/Pay Item Notes, and Coordinating with Specifications. Register  

Intersection Safety Part 3 of 3 – Unsignalized Intersection Safety

The Florida LTAP Center presents this 3-Part Series on Intersection Safety. This is part 3 of the series, and will focus on safety at unsignalized intersection locations. We will examine how geometric design features impact safety. We will be looking at several effective safety countermeasures designed to improve safety at unsignalized intersections. We will also […]

Transportation Symposium Webinar Series: BOE Updates – Chapters 11-20

BOE Updates - Chapters 11-20 Presenter: Melissa Hollis Basis of Estimates updates with common questions and answers. This session will also provide guidance on non-standard work/materials, coordinating with specifications, and addressing project specific needs. Register

Reducing Roadside Obstacles An FHWA EDC-5 Webinar in collaboration with NLTAPA and the National Center for Rural Road Safety

Rural roadway departures make up a third of U.S. traffic fatalities—about 30 people a day. While valued as a community asset due to their beauty and environmental benefits, trees are the single most commonly struck objects in serious roadside crashes. Trees are the most harmful event in approximately 3,500 fatalities each year, or 10 percent […]