/ Roads / Arkansas Allots $2.7 Million to Intelligent Transportation System Equipment

Arkansas Allots $2.7 Million to Intelligent Transportation System Equipment

Matt Ball on August 4, 2014 - in Roads, Sensors, Transportation

For the first time, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department has a line item in its budget — totaling $2.7 million — dedicated to dynamic message signs, traffic cameras and other intelligent transportation system equipment to monitor and improve traffic flow.

A further illustration of the newfound commitment to the high-tech gadgetry came last month when the Arkansas Highway Commission gave the agency the go-ahead to enlist a consultant to more fully develop its intelligent transportation systems architecture.

Read more via Arkansas Online

Matt Ball

About Matt Ball

Matt Ball is founder and editorial director of V1 Media, publisher of Informed Infrastructure, Earth Imaging Journal, Sensors & Systems, Asian Surveying & Mapping and the video news site GeoSpatial Stream.

Comments are disabled