Newest Lesson Learned Entries

Added: 01/23/2020

Zone-based pricing is more effective at changing driver behavior than block-based pricing. 

Lessons learned from a performance parking pilot in downtown Boston neighborhoods.

Added: 01/23/2020

Plan for operational challenges such as the need for data verification and number of parking spaces when implementing performance parking.

Operational lessons learned from the City of Boston’s performance parking pilot.

Added: 01/23/2020

Consider alternatives to EV charging stations in public Right-of-Ways (ROWs) because of competing demands on curb space.

Lessons learned from the Seattle’s permitting pilot of EV charging stations on public ROWs.

Added: 01/14/2020

Center for Automotive Research offers municipalities short-term recommendations for indicating their openness to the testing and validation of connected and automated vehicles.

Report discusses potential approaches to attract CAV testing activities to your region as well as potential solutions to regional mobility challenges and funding opportunities to pursue.

Added: 01/14/2020

Center for Automotive Research offers municipalities long-term recommendations for creating on-road connected and automated vehicle test environments.

Report discusses potential approaches to attract CAV testing activities as well as potential solutions to regional mobility challenges and funding opportunities to pursue.

Added: 01/14/2020

Researchers recommend better rider safety measures and regulation for electronic scooters (e-scooters) to increase helmet use and reduce injury rates.

University researchers find a 222 percent increase in the number of scooter related injuries and hospital admissions between 2014 and 2018.

Added: 12/30/2019

The signal quality and message integrity of DSRC-based V2V applications that alert drivers of reduced visibility and dangerous road weather conditions are maintained even in foggy environments.

University researchers simulate the influence of fog density on the performance of Dedicated Short Range Communications (DSRC).

Added: 12/23/2019

College officials should consider food-delivery robots and other ways to support students' campus dining needs.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison is the latest institution to have autonomous robots delivering meals to students and staff.

Added: 12/23/2019

Universities' success in dramatically reducing single occupant vehicle (SOV) travel presents potentially useful models to be considered for applications through partnerships at other scales.

Volpe study identifies notable features of successful university strategies and ideas for how they might be considered by MPOs and partners in a wider regional, city, or business district.