A look at BaltimoreLink one year in

It has been an exciting year for the Maryland Department of Transportation Maryland Transit Administration (MDOT MTA). With the arrival of the one-year anniversary of the launch of BaltimoreLink, let’s highlight some of the impacts BaltimoreLink has had since the launch: On-time performance has dramatically improved. BaltimoreLink infrastructure investments have been widely successful and are…

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Hutto Fire Rescue adds unique traffic signal

Hutto Fire Rescue is the second fire department in the nation to get the newest evolution of a traffic signal pre-emption system; the Opticom Priority Control as a Service. This critical life safety tool, which will now help Hutto Fire Rescue crews respond more quickly and safely to all emergencies throughout Williamson County Emergency Services…

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Lessons Learned: TSP at two Agencies

Placing detectors and deploying Transit Signal Priority (TSP) should be done to maximize benefits for transit vehicles while minimizing delay for other vehicles. Authors: Dowling, Richard G. and Aaron Elias The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) uses TSP for light rail and buses at many of their intersections throughout the city. While the Utah Department of…

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GTT awarded supplier status in UK

GTT has been awarded supplier status for its traffic preemption solutions on the Government’s Crown Commercial Service Traffic Management 2  framework agreement. Published first on www.smarthighways.com The Crown Commercial Service Traffic Management 2 (TMT2) framework provides public sector customers with access to industry leading, innovative traffic management solutions by delivering local, regional and national traffic management technologies…

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