Performance Measure

Person hours (or vehicle hours) of delay associated with traffic incidents.

Associated Objectives

Reduce the person hours (or vehicle hours) of total delay associated with traffic incidents by X percent over Y years.

Service Packages that Support the Performance Measure

VS05-Curve Speed Warning
VS08-Queue Warning
VS09-Reduced Speed Zone Warning / Lane Closure
TI07-In-Vehicle Signage
TM06-Traffic Information Dissemination
TM08-Traffic Incident Management System
TI01-Broadcast Traveler Information
TI02-Personalized Traveler Information
TI03-En-Route Guidance
PS01-Emergency Call-Taking and Dispatch
PS08-Roadway Service Patrols

Associated Goals

Improve the efficiency of the surface transportation system
Improve the national freight network, strengthen the ability of rural communities to access national and international trade markets, and support regional economic development

Planning Factors

A. Support the economic vitality of the metropolitan area, especially by enabling global competitiveness, productivity, and efficiency;
G. Promote efficient system management and operation;


Planning for Operations Desk Reference