$6M Connected Vehicles Grant for Denver Fleet

| October 26, 2016

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“This grant considers all travelers in the giving them more information to plan their trips ahead of time and avoid traffic congestion, said U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx. “Denver residents will be equipped to travel in a smarter fashion – which in the end saves time and supports the entire region’s economic growth.”Denver received the $6 million grant under FHWA’s Advanced Transportation and Congestion Management Technologies Deployment (ATCMTD) program and will use the funds to implement three intelligent vehicle projects–a Connected Traffic Management Center (TMC) and Connected Fleets; Travel Time Reliability as a City Service for Connected Freight; and Safer Pedestrian Crossings for Connected Citizens.The technologies include dedicated short-range communications (DSRC) in 1,500 city fleet vehicles to enable signal priority for truck platooning and for a freight efficiency corridor. The trucks also will be equipped with a system that automatically detects when a pedestrian is in close range.

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