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FHWA Highway Safety Programs

Intersection Control Evaluation

"Views of various city intersections."
Source: FHWA

Intersection control evaluation (ICE) is a data–driven, performance–based framework to screen intersection alternatives and identify an optimal solution.

Developing or adopting an ICE policy offers transportation agencies the following benefits:

  • Implementation of safer, more balanced, and more
    cost–effective solutions
  • Consistent documentation to support transparency of
    decisions
  • Increased awareness of innovative solutions
  • Objective performance metrics for decision–making

Outreach and Education Resources

Technical Materials and Research

Connections to Other Transportation Safety Topics

  • Learn how data can help your agency make cost effective and strategic safety decisions; check out the Federal Highway Administration's (FHWA) Roadway Safety Data Program
Last updated: Friday, March 12, 2021