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Source: Lessons Learned: Monitoring Highway Congestion and Reliability Using Archived Traffic Detector Data

Use available datasets that can eventually capture the benefits of improved or ideal data, instead of waiting for a silver bullet dataset.(10/1/2004)
National experience using archived traffic detector data for monitoring highway performance.

Present information graphically to improve comprehension.(10/1/2004)
National experience using archived traffic detector data for monitoring highway performance.

Gather information on activities and events that can affect system performance. (10/1/2004)
National experience using archived traffic detector data for monitoring highway performance.

Encourage agencies collecting data to use the collected data to improve their own agency functions.(10/1/2004)
National experience using archived traffic detector data for monitoring highway performance.

Build support for operations and management activities by using data collected and archived to demonstrate data archival benefits. (10/1/2004)
National experience using archived traffic detector data for monitoring highway performance.

Establish and thoroughly document accurate data collection and management procedures with the involvement of traffic managers.(10/1/2004)
National experience using archived traffic detector data for monitoring highway performance.

Promote local use of archived data for performance monitoring as a means of improving the interpretation of system performance at the national level. (10/1/2004)
National experience using archived traffic detector data for monitoring highway performance.