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Signal Spotlights: Monroe Roundabout

Traffic signals are efficient in assigning the right of way for roadway users, but they are not always the optimal solution. The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) encourages agencies to consider roundabouts during new construction and reconstruction projects as well as … Continue reading

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2019 Annual Roadway Safety Poster Contest for Children

 The CT Technology Transfer Center, with the support from agencies and organizations around the state, is bringing awareness of roadway safety to Connecticut! Help make the Ninth Annual Roadway Safety Poster Contest for Children a huge success 2019! We want to … Continue reading

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Signal Spotlights: Greenwich Adaptive Control Signal Technology Project

 The Arch Street corridor in Greenwich experiences heavy congestion due to commuter traffic associated with I-95 as well as the train station and downtown central business district. This congestion results in excess delay and queues that extend onto the I-95 … Continue reading

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INFO TO GO: Flexible Pavement Preservation Treatments

Get ready for paving season by learning more about the different treatments available to help you keep your roads in good shape. In this issue of INFO TO GO, we focus on the online Jan. 2019 Flexible Pavement Preservation Treatments … Continue reading

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2018 Connecticut Creative Solutions Award Winners

Winter Operations Pre-wetting System Backflush Apparatus Town of Cheshire Problem Statement:  If pre-wetting system on the truck is not flushed between storms and at the end of the season, harsh snow fighting chemicals can damage the system and the filter … Continue reading

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Signal Spotlights: CTDOT Traffic Signal Management Plan Workshop

The Connecticut Department of Transportation held a two-day workshop November 8 and 9, 2018 focused on creating a statewide Traffic Signal Management Plan. Staff involved in the design, maintenance and operations of the state’s traffic signal system participated in the workshop. … Continue reading

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INFO TO GO: Winter Operations

In this issue of INFO TO GO: Dec. 2018 Winter Operations, focus on the online Winter Operations Training Courses developed by the Snow and Ice Pooled Fund Cooperative Program, and available for free to state and local highway agencies through AASHTO’s … Continue reading

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