A Minnesota integrated communications system project to share application of ITS across transportation, public safety, and transit agencies cost just over $1.5 million.
From the Rural ITS Toolbox report: Subsection 8.1 Integrated Communication Systems
The total project cost was $1.574 million. Funding for the project came from three primary sources: federal ($903,000), state ($622,000), and other partners ($49,000).
Advanced Rural Transportation Information and Coordination (ARTIC) Operational Test Evaluation Report. Prepared for the Minnesota DOT, Office of Advanced Transportation Systems by: Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. and C.J. Olson Market Research, July 2000. Available at http://www.itsdocs.fhwa.dot.gov//JPODOCS/REPTS_TE//13328.PDF.
Rural ITS Toolbox (Sections 6.1 and 6.2). Prepared for the Federal Highway Administration by SAIC (FHWA-OP-01-030). Washington, DC. November 2001. Available at http://www.itsdocs.fhwa.dot.gov//JPODOCS/REPTS_TE/13477.html.
Click here for a diagram showing the ARTIC system components and data flow.
Author: Deeter, D., H. M. Zarean, and D. Register
Published By: U.S. DOT Federal Highway Administration
Source Date: November 2001
EDL Number: 13477
Other Reference Number: FHWA-OP-01-030URL: http://ntl.bts.gov/lib/jpodocs/repts_te/13477.html
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