Monthly Archives: April 2012

One DOT’s Approach to Road Delays – Animating Summer Construction

I had planned to post today on measuring public relations success. But that will wait until next week.

After seeing the latest video from the Washington State Department of Transportation, I decided to share this instead.

I have some history with this project from my time working at WSDOT and one of the challenges the project team faces is the remote location of the work, which is located in a heavily traveled mountain pass between major population centers. This video does an excellent job explaining the project and how it will impact drivers without bogging down in jargon.

I’m not sure you’ll see a better summer construction video this year.

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Don’t Barrel Through Work Zones

In Washington state, where the department of transportation’s favorite color is green, everyone is orange. Really. Everyone. They’re orange in Louisiana, too. From Oklahoma to North Dakota, Maine to Florida, Texas to Michigan – nearly every state will feature some … Continue reading

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Latest Pew study gives further evidence that it is a mobile world

The latest Pew Internet and American Life Project report that was released last week found that a whopping 63% of American adults access the internet through some kind of wireless/mobile device. In addition, nearly 90% of American adults have a … Continue reading

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