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, Office of Highway Project Implementation, Bureau of Operations – Amy Eller – Amy.Eller@illinois.gov
  • Office of Highway Project Implementation, Bureau of Operations -Kyle Armstrong Kyle.Armstrong@illinois.gov
  • Office of Highway Project Implementation, Bureau of Operations – Stephanie Dobbs Stephanie.Dobbs@illinois.gov
  • Office of Highway Project Implementation, Bureau of Operations – Thomas Korty
  • Office of Highway Project Implementation, Bureau of Operations – Frank Sharpe
  • Office of Highway Project Implementation, Central Bureau of Materials – Michael Brownlee Michael.Brownlee@illinois.gov
  • Office of Highway Project Implementation, Regional Representative – Marshall Metcalf D6
  • Office of Highway Project Implementation, Regional Representative – Joe Monroe D8
  • Office of Program Development, Bureau of Design & Environment – Maureen Addis
  • Office of Program Development, Bureau of  Local Roads – Tim Peters
  • Office of Program Development, Bureau of Safety Programs and Engineering – Paul Lorton
  • Office of Planning and Programming, Bureau of Research (non-voting) – Megan Swanson/Ryan Culton
  • Office of Planning and Programming, Bureau of Research – LaDonna Rowden
  • American Transportation Safety Services Association (ATSSA) – Jim Thonn
  • Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) – Robin Helmerichs/Dean Mentjes
  • Illinois Center for Transportation (ICT) Academic Representative – Jie Lin janelin@uic.edu (term ends May 31, 2019)
  • Illinois Center for Transportation (ICT) Research Coordinator (non-voting) – Patty Altstetter
  • Illinois State Toll Highway Authority- Wade Tabor
  • Office of Highway Project Implementation, Regional Representative -vacant
  • Office of Intermodal Project Implementation – vacant
  • Illinois Commerce Commission- vacant