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View Resource Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center: Public Roads Magazine

Public Roads Magazine is a bimonthly publication of the Federal Highway Administration. Each issue has several articles about "advances and innovations in highway/ traffic research and technology, critical national transportation issues," and other topics regarding federal highway policies. Besides the main general interest articles, there are specialized sections on technical news, Internet...

https://www.fhwa.dot.gov/publications/publicroads/index.cfm
View Resource Overdrive: L.A. Constructs the Future, 1940-1990  Screenshot

Using a wide variety of materials culled from archival collections, primarily the Getty Research Institute, the J. Paul Getty Museum presents Overdrive, an exhibition of Los Angeles's urban landscape, presented in a way that would be almost impossible to recreate from ground level in L.A. Drawings, photographs, models, films, animations, oral histories, and ephemera provide a view of L.A.'s...

http://www.getty.edu/art/exhibitions/overdrive/
View Resource Mileage-Based User Fees for Transportation Funding Screenshot

Transit analysts and public policy folks will find much to enjoy in this 36-page report published by the RAND Corporation. The primer concerns itself with "promising and innovative mileage fee system designs and transition strategies." The first section of the report is titled, Why Mileage Fees, and Why Now? The idea is that user fees along highways and other roadways will help sustain future...

https://www.rand.org/pubs/tools/TL104.html
View Resource California Department of Transportation Screenshot

The California Department of Transportation (CALTRANS) manages over 50,000 miles of California's highway and freeway lanes, provides inter-city rail services, and also works on a host of other transportation initiatives. Visitors can dive right in via the Highlights section, which offers an overview of the California State Rail Plan, information about webinars, and links to long-term transit...

http://www.dot.ca.gov/