Monthly Archives: July 2013

2013 Annual Congestion Pricing Meeting Minutes

The January 2013 annual meeting minutes for the Congestion Pricing Committee (ABE25) are available for download and review. Minutes – Annual Meeting 2013

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Now Available: SHRP 2 C04 Improving Our Understanding of How Highway Congestion and Pricing Affect Travel Demand

SHRP 2 C04 Improving Our Understanding of How Highway Congestion and Pricing Affect Travel Demand Prepared by: Parsons Brinckerhoff for SHRP-2 American motorists experience more hours of congested conditions every year, but planning models rely on relatively thin behavioral information

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NCHRP Synthesis 20-05 Compilation of Public Opinion Data on Tolls and Road Pricing

NCHRP Synthesis 20-05/Topic 38-03 Compilation of Public Opinion Data on Tolls and Road Pricing Prepared by: Nustats for NCHRP TRB’s National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Synthesis 377: Compilation of Public Opinion Data on Tolls and Road Pricing explores how

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Now Available: NCHRP 08-73 Road Pricing: Public Perceptions and Program Development

NCHRP 08-73 Road Pricing: Public Perceptions and Program Development Prepared by: ICF International and KT Analytics for NCHRP This report describes road pricing concepts and discusses its potential effectiveness and applicability. It also provides guidelines for communicating strategies and engaging

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Now Available: NCHRP 08-36 Road Pricing Communication Practices

NCHRP 08-36 Road Pricing Communication Practices Prepared by: ICF International and KT Analytics for NCHRP and AASHTO Communicating with various affected parties and stakeholders in planning for road pricing (RP) is vital to acceptable, effective and lasting programs. Certainly, decision

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Now Available: NCHRP 08-57 Assessing Highway Tolling and Pricing Options and Impacts

NCHRP 08-57 Assessing Highway Tolling and Pricing Options and Impacts Prepared by: Parsons Brinckerhoff for NCHRP With continuing growth in travel demand, worsening congestion, and shortages of funding available for increasing highway capacity, state departments of transportation (DOTs), metropolitan planning organizations

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Now Available: NCHRP 08-75 Guidelines for Evaluation and Performance Measurement of Congestion Pricing Projects

  NCHRP 08-75 Guidelines for Evaluation and Performance Measurement of Congestion Pricing Projects Prepared by:  Parsons Brinckerhoff for NCHRP Highway traffic congestion is one of the biggest challenges facing transportation agencies today. Congestion will likely become even worse in the future

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Now Available: NCHRP 08-36 Congestion Pricing and Investment Requirements

NCHRP 08-36 Congestion Pricing and Investment Requirements Prepared by:  Cambridge Systematics for AASHTO and NCHRP, 2009. FHWA introduced the concept of congestion pricing to the HERS-based Condition and Performance Report in the 2006 issue. This research-based approach dramatically diminishes investment

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Presentations from 2011 Annual Meeting

Presentations from the 2011 Annual Conference are available.  They can be downloaded here: Designing congestion charging in Gothenburg and Ho Chi Minh City (2011) Bay Bridge Congestion Pricing – Preliminary Findings (2011) Minnesota’s Urban Partnership: I-35W (2011) Road Pricing Updates

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Call for Papers – 2014 Annual Meeting

TRB’s Joint Subcommittee on Public-Private Partnerships is seeking original papers that can foster a deeper, issues-based discussion and advance knowledge and understanding of P3s and their implementation.    The Joint Subcommittee seeks papers from academic researchers as well as practitioners in

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