Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)


Intelligent Transportation System

 

What is ITS?

ITS are systems that utilize technology, communications and information processing to improve the transportation safety and mobility and enhance productivity of our transportation infrastructure.


What are the Benefits for North Dakota?

Information

ITS allows the public to be informed with real-time information and status of road conditions. Knowing both gives the motoring public options when making their travel plans and selecting their routes.


Safety

Enhance safe transportation for residents, visitors and travelers, through reducing weather related traffic incidents.


Efficiency

Improve efficiency of the existing transportation network by improving traffic signal systems and improving traffic management during road construction and special events.


Economy

Provide transportation system that supports economic development that improves tourist access and convenience and creates linkages throughout the state, region and nation.


Promotes responsible agency stewardship through the coordination among local and regional stakeholders - Better Use of Public Funds.


Contact

Maintenance Division
North Dakota Department of Transportation
608 East Boulevard Ave.
Bismarck, ND 58505-0700
Email: ITS Manager