Policy and Planning

Completed Projects
TitleYearReport #Researcher
Low Cost Aerial and Spatial Data2018TRS1803
Theroux
TRS: Cost Participation Policy for Detours2017TRS1708
Casey
TRS: Internal Communication Practices of State Transportation Agencies2017TRS1705
Roelofs
TRS: Managing Unspent Federal Metropolitan Planning Funds2017TRS1701
Linsenmayer
Consolidated Asset Management for Minnesota Local Agencies2016TRS1603
Casey
State of Practice for Defining, Demonstrating and Documenting Transportation Efficiencies2014TRS1410
Software Programs and Processes for Tracking Capital Program Funds2014TRS1408
Cost Sharing Policies of State Transportation Agencies2013TRS1307
TRS- FY11 Small MPO Funding2011TRS1103
Becker
TRS- FY11 Mode Split Projection Research2011TRS1102
Becker
Cadastral And Right of Way Data Exchange.2010TRS1006
Theroux
Planned and Unplanned Disruptions to Transportation Networks2008TRS0803
Zhu
Methods of Estimating the Economic Impact of Transportation Improvements2008TRS0802
Levinson
One-year Pilot Test and Evaluation of ASTM DOT Package Compass Portal2016N/ADeeter
Evaluation of Low-Cost, Centimeter-Level Accuracy OEM GNSS Receivers20182018-10
Gebre-Egziabher
Effective Social Media Engagement Options for Minnesota's Diversifying Population20182018-08
Schneider
Transportation Investment and Job Creation in Minnesota Counties20182018-04
Zhao
Weigh-in-Motion Sensor and Controller Operation and Performance Comparison20182018-03
Gupta
Stakeholder Attitudes, Knowledge and Engagement in Local Road Systems Planning Decision-Making20172017-39
Narvaez
Refining Return on Investment Methodology/Tool for MnPASS20172017-37
Fay
Enhanced Capabilities of BullReporter and BullConverter20172017-34
Kwon
Mobility Mindset of Millennials in Small Urban and Rural Areas20162016-35
Villwock-Witte
System Preservation Guide - A Planning Process for Local Government Management of Transportation Networks20162016-34A
2016-34B
Bernard
Barriers to Right-of-Way Acquisition and Recommendations for Change20162016-28
Jeong
The Transportation Futures Project: Planning for Technology Change20162016-02
Levinson
Implementation of Traffic Data Quality Verification for WIM Sites20152015-18
Liao
Transportation Investment and Economic Development in Minnesota Counties20152015-12
Zhao
Risk-Based Engineers Estimate20152015-10
Shane
Transportation Planning to Support Economic Development: An Exploratory Study of Competitive Industry Clusters and Transportation in Minnesota20152015-02
Munnich
Building Local Agency Capacity for Public Engagement in Local Road Systems Planning and Decision Making20142014-17
Quick
Value Increase and Value Capture: The Case of TH-610 in Maple Grove, Minnesota20142014-03
Zhao
Designing a Portable, Batteryless Weigh-in-Motion System for Local Roads20132013-27
Rajamani
Understanding the Economic Effects of Flexibility through Three Employer Case Studies20132013-07
Lari
Quality of Life: Assessment for Transportation Performance Measures20132013-05
Schneider
Case Studies of Transportation Investment to Identify the Impacts on the Local and State Economy20132013-03
Iacono
Development of a Weigh-Pad-Based Portable Weigh-In- Motion System20122012-38
Kwon
Access to Destinations: Annual Accessibility for the Twin Cities Metropolitan Area20122012-34
Levinson
Pooling Our Research: Loop-and Length-Based Vehicle Classification, Federal Highway Administration20122012-33
Minge
Mileage-Based User Fee Policy Study: Supporting Technical Information20122012-11
Munnich
Using Twin Cities Destinations and their Accessibility as a Multimodal Planning tool: Task 5 Report20122012-05
Levinson
Advancing Public Interest in Public-Private Partnership of State Highway Development20112011-09
Zhao
Program Options to Reduce Musculoskeletal Disorders in Laborious Work20112011-07
Feyen
Pooling Our Research: Evaluating Non-Intrusive Traffic Detection Technologies20102010-36
Minge
Putting Research into Practice: Training to Support "Hear Every Voice"20102010-33
Grothaus
Public Acceptance of New Highway Capacity Strategies: FAST Miles and FEE Lanes20102010-27
Lari
Traffic Flow and Road User Impacts of the Collapse of the I-35W Bridge over the Mississippi River20102010-21
Zhu
Access to Destinations: Arterial Data Acquisition and Networkwide Travel Time Estimation (Phase II)20102010-12
Davis
Access to Destinations: Measuring Accessibility by Automobile20102010-09
Levinson
Responding to the Unexpected: Development of a Dynamic Data-Drvien Model for effective Evacuation20092009-36
Liu
Development of Data Warehouse and Applications for Continuous Vehicle Class and Weigh-in-Motion Data20092009-33
Kwon
Access to Destinations: Application of Accessibility Measures for Non-Auto Travel Modes20092009-24
Johns
The Economic Impact of Upgrading Roads20092009-16
McCarty
Post-Construction Evaluation of Traffic Forecast Accuracy20092009-11
Levinson
Best Practices for Advanced Acquisition of Right of Way20092009-07
Lari
Evaluating Active and Passive Crosswalk Warnings at Unsignalized Intersections and Mid-Block Sites20092009-03
Smith
Real-Time Arterial Performance Monitoring Using Traffic Data from Existing Signal Systems20092009-01
Liu
The Impact of Bicycling Facilities on Bicycle Commuting Levels20082008-33
Douma
The Effectiveness and Safety of Traffic and Non-Traffic Related Messages Presented on Changeable Message Signs: Phase II20082008-27
Harder
Access to Destinations: Monitoring Land Use Activity Changes in the Twin Cities Metropolitan Region20082008-26
Levinson
Access to Destinations: Parcel Level Land Use Data Acquisition and Analysis for Measuring Non-Auto Accessibility20082008-19
Krizek
Access to Destinations: Twin Cities Metro-wide Traffic Micro-simulation Feasibility Investigation20082008-15
Michalopoulos
Access to Destinations: How Close is Close Enough? Estimating Accurate Distance Decay Functions for Multiple Modes and Different Purposes20082008-11
Krizek
Improving Capacity Planning for Demand-Responsive Paratransit Services20082008-09
Gupta
An Inventory of the Public Land Survey Records for Minnesota: The Special Instructions20082008-05
Squires
Improving Minneapolis/St. Paul's Ramp Metering System for Smoother Traffic Flow20072007-51
Michalopoulos
Using Intelligent Transportation Systems Data to Improve Transit Performance and Management20072007-44
Levinson
Access to Destinations: Travel Time Estimation on Arterials20072007-35
Davis
Local Road Funding History in Minnesota20072007-26
Stinson
Access to Destinations: Refining Methods for Calculating Non-Auto Travel Times20072007-24
Krizek
TRS: A Synthesis of Research and Resources on Local Road and Bridge Funding for Local Public Works Officials20072007-16
Shands
Employment of the Traffic Management Lab for the Evaluation and Improvement of Stratified Metering Algorithm - Phase III20072007-13
Michalopoulos
Factors Affecting Commute Times in the 1990s20072007-02
Barnes
Contraflow Transportation Network Reconfiguration for Evacuation Route Planning20062006-21
Shekhar
Access to Destinations: Development of Accessibility Measures20062006-16
Levinson
A Nonlinear State Space Approach to Arterial Travel Time Prediction20062006-05
Yang
Evaluation of Portable Non-Intrusive Traffic Detection System20052005-37
Scott
The Financial Benefits of Early Acquisition of Transportation Right of Way20052005-35
Barnes