FHWA reinforces its commitment to environmental stewardship by developing an integrated approach to establishing native plants along roadsides.
Night vision enhancement, adaptive cruise control, lane departure warnings, and other innovative systems enhance transportation safety for senior motorists.
FHWA and FTA are partnering to recognize innovative practices at the State, local, and tribal levels.
FHWA's updated Traffic Detector Handbook describes in-roadway and over-roadway technologies for vehicle detection as key to ITS deployment.
It is not news that congestion has reached epic proportions.
Along the Road
Along the Road is the place to look for information about current and upcoming activities, developments, trends, and items of general interest to the highway community.
In May 2006 the U.S. Department of Transportation introduced the National Strategy to Reduce Congestion on America's Transportation Network (also referred to as the Congestion Initiative), a plan...
In 2002 the U.S. transportation system moved 17 billion metric tons (19 billion short tons), worth more than $13 trillion.
Communication Product Updates
Below are brief descriptions of products recently published online by the Federal Highway Administration's (FHWA) Office of Research, Development, and Technology.
Conferences/Special Events Calendar