Safety Management

Heads-up prior to on-ramps In Reserve

Did you ever drive onto an on-ramp and go around the bend only to see that the highway is actually a linear parking lot? Didn't you wish that you had a heads-up with that information so you could have not taken the ramp and maybe had a meal or made a pit stop while planning an alternate route (or time) for the trip? DOT can place a traffic camera showing live traffic on the highway (attach it to the bridge) and... more »

Idea Submitted by Nicole Einthoven

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Why is this a priority and what are the benefits for the State/County/City?

This is a priority because it will help with incident management by helping drivers avoid congested areas.
This will help the economy because people are more productive when they make any progress rather than when they are sitting trapped in a linear parking lot on a highway.

Archive: 2019 Ideas
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Archive: 2019 Ideas

Safety Management

Glowing Pavement Marking In Reserve

Existing pavement markings are made of latex and glass beads, and they wear off quickly. When the road is wet or dark, pavement marking is hard to see. Low visibility is one of the reason more accidents happen on wet road or after dark. Pavement marking, when made of more durable material and inlay into the pavement, can last longer. Pavement marking, when combined with Fluorescent, Optic tube, UV LED, reflectors,... more »

Idea Submitted by Edward Liu

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Idea Champion - Who at NJDOT, NJ Transit or NJ Motor Vehicle? (if known) Edward Liu

Why is this a priority and what are the benefits for the State/County/City?

Safety is always a high priority. Enhancement of pavement markings is beneficial to all roadways in the world.

Archive: 2019 Ideas
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Archive: 2019 Ideas

Safety Management

Idea 1, "Project Gain" In Reserve

In Idea 1 (originally titled "Project Gain"), I propose new concepts for roadway intersections that may provide improved performance over conventional intersections. Specifically, the concept intersections blend together certain key elements from different kinds of existing intersections in order to create alternative options in traffic signal control. With their unique design, operation, and usage, the concept intersections... more »

Idea Submitted by Naveen Penmetcha

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Why is this a priority and what are the benefits for the State/County/City?

Proper implementation of the concepts may lead to positive impact on measures of roadway intersection performance such as those involving efficiency, safety, and the environment.

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