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How Locals Need To Prepare for the Future of V2V/V2I Connected Vehicles

  • Understanding the needs of CAV technologies is critical to local agencies as they plan for future infrastructure investments.
  • Connected vehicles will communicate wirelessly with one another for safety and navigational purposes, helping cars stay in lanes, recognize appropriate operating speeds and exit highways safely.

Status:  Complete
Report Date:  08/07/2019


Local agencies want to optimize spending for highway infrastructure to match the needs of future driving technologies like connected and automated vehicles (CAVs). Researchers developed a reference tool and a separate literature review for use by local agencies to anticipate the infrastructure needs of CAVs. Agencies can use this tool to plan for infrastructure upgrades with an eye on the future and to focus maintenance activities on CAV needs.

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