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Improved Traffic Control Measures to Prevent Incorrect Turns at Highway-Rail Grade Crossings

(Center Identification Number: 77950-00) Principal Investigators: Pei-Sung Lin, Ph.D., P.E., PTOE, FITE National Center for Transit Research (NCTR) at the Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) University of South Florida 4202 E. Fowler Avenue, CUT 100 Tampa, Florida  33620-5375 813-974-4910 or lin@cutr.usf.edu Aldo Fabregas, Ph.D. Candidate National

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Transit Agency Adaptation to Extreme Weather Events: Cataloguing and Modeling, Costs, Decisions and Behaviors

(Center Identification Number: 79050-18) Principal Investigators: Dr. Eric Welch, Associate Professor Science, Technology, and Environment Policy Lab Department of Public Administration (M/C 278) College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs 138 CUPPA Hall Chicago, IL 60607 312-413-2416 Dr. P. S. Sriraj Director, Metropolitan Transportation Support Initiative (METSI)

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Integrating Transit with Road Pricing Projects     

(Center Identification Number: 77948-00) Principal Investigator: Steven Reich, Transportation Program Evaluation & Economic Analysis (TPEEA) Program Director Phone: 813-974-6435 E-mail: reich@cutr.usf.edu Fax: 813-974-5168 Center for Urban Transportation Research University of South Florida Co-Principal Investigator: Janet Davis, Transportation Program Evaluation & Economic Analysis (TPEEA)  Deputy Director Phone: 813-974-6920

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Moving America on Transit – Innovation in Real-time Transit Information

(Center Identification Number: 79017-00) Real-time transit information has many benefits for new and existing transit riders.  Workshops with 284 participants, including transit riders and non-riders, hosted by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) at four transit agencies in Seattle (WA), Salt Lake City (UT), Columbus (OH), and Providence/Kingston

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