This workshop will review the procedures and required traffic studies to establish, revise, and remove traffic restrictions in New Jersey. The workshop will look at the basic concepts of designing traffic control features and regulating traffic. Among the agenda topics are the methodologies for conducting speed studies, evaluating intersection controls, doing safety analyses and quantifying the effectiveness of safety treatments.
Participants will complete exercises using common engineering and traffic studies tasks using actual data.
Intended Audience: Individuals conducting engineering and traffic studies and those responsible for identifying safety problems and potential solutions including: engineers and street superintendents. Others who would benefit from this course include: elected officials, public works employees, and while not geared at law enforcement, law enforcement is welcome to attend.
This workshop is brought to you through the sponsorship of the Federal Highway Administration and New Jersey Department of Transportation.