Archive for the ‘Optimize Mobility’ Category

August 1st, 2011

IT’S COMPLICATED

1 Comment, Optimize Mobility, by Catherine Higgins.

Traffic engineers have a lot of factors to consider when programming signals so traffic can move efficiently and safely from signal to signal.

July 27th, 2011

NAVIGATING UDOT

No Comments, Optimize Mobility, by Catherine Higgins.

UDOT offers many ways for citizens to get answers about policies, projects and plans for future transportation projects.

UDOT is seeking comments on the Draft Statewide Transportation Improvement Program.

July 13th, 2011

BORDER TO BORDER IN SANDY

1 Comment, Optimize Mobility, by Catherine Higgins.

A recently completed project in Sandy rebuilt 1300 East to accommodate pedestrians, equestrians, cyclists and motorists.

July 11th, 2011

OH BEHAVE

1 Comment, Optimize Mobility, by Catherine Higgins.

A state of the art micro simulator is helping researchers see how traffic really behaves.

June 29th, 2011

DETECTING A DISTURBANCE IN THE FORCE

4 Comments, Optimize Mobility, by Catherine Higgins.

Traffic signal detection devices operate in various ways — all help traffic move more efficiently.

June 22nd, 2011

TAKE THE HIGHWAY

4 Comments, Optimize Mobility, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

A slide show features images of Utah’s colorful transportation past.

June 2nd, 2011

INNOVATIVE CONTRACTING

1 Comment, Optimize Mobility, by Catherine Higgins.

UDOT’s contracting methods factor in user costs, encourage innovation and speed, and seek a balance point for the contractor and the general public.

May 19th, 2011

DIG IT

3 Comments, Optimize Mobility, by Catherine Higgins.

UDOT recently offered guided tours of archeological sites near a future St. George transportation project.

May 17th, 2011

HEBER CITY TO LITE-UP

No Comments, Optimize Mobility, by Catherine Higgins.

A “lite” way to operate signals offers many advantages of a full-blown Adaptive Traffic Signal Control System without the high cost.