Traffic Operations & Roadside Maintenance

Focus: The purpose of this TAG is to determine the research needs in the areas of traffic operations and roadside maintenance.  More specifically, the group will focus on areas such as traffic signalization, sign management, infrastructure maintenance, landscaping and vegetation management, intelligent transportation systems, and transportation security.

  • TAG Chair, IDOT Division of Highways, Bureau of Operations – Amy Eller – Amy.Eller@illinois.gov
  • TAG Secretary/IDOT BMPR Representative – Michael Brownlee Michael.Brownlee@illinois.gov
  • ICT Representative – Umit Deniz Tursun-Ozer utursu2@illinois.edu (term ends May 31, 2016)
  • Division of Highways, Bureau of Operations – Amy Eller, Chair
  • Division of Highways, Bureau of Design & Environment – TBD
  • Division of Highways, Bureau of Local Roads – Tim Peters
  • Division of Highways, Bureau of Materials & Physical Research – Michael Brownlee, Secretary
  • Division of Highways, Bureau of Materials & Physical Research- LaDonna Rowden
  • Division of Highways, Bureau of Materials & Physical Research- Amy Schutzbach
  • Division of Highways, Bureau of Materials & Physical Research- Megan Swanson
  • Division of Highways, Bureau of Operations – Kyle Armstrong
  • Division of Highways, Bureau of Operations –  Richard Telford
  • Division of Highways, Bureau of Operations –Thomas Korty
  • Division of Highways, Bureau of Operations – Tim Armbrecht
  • Division of Highways, Bureau of Safety Engineering –  Paul Lorton
  • Division of Highways, Region 1, District 1 –  Steve Travia
  • Division of Highways, Region 4, District 6 – Marshall Metcalf
  • Division of Highways, Region 5, District 8 – Joe Monroe
  • Division of Public and Intermodal Transportation – TBD
  • American Transportation Safety Services Association – Jim Thonn
  • Federal Highway Administration – Robin Helmerichs/Dean Mentjes
  • Illinois Center for Transportation – Umit Deniz Tursun-Ozer
  • Illinois Commerce Commission- TBD
  • Illinois State Toll Highway Authority- Scott Kapton