Tuesday January 8, 2019

U.S. Department of Transportation Announces Second Round of Infrastructure for Rebuilding America (INFRA) Grant Program

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) is announcing the second round of the Infrastructure for Rebuilding America (INFRA) discretionary grant program through a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) in the Federal Register in December.

The INFRA program will make approximately $855-902.5 million available to projects that are in line with the Administration's principles to help rebuild America's crumbling infrastructure - a priority for this Administration.  In addition to providing direct federal funding, the INFRA program aims to increase the total investment by state, local, and private partners. 

Applications must be submitted by 8:00 PM EST on March 4, 2019. Applicants are strongly encouraged to make submissions in advance of the deadline.

To learn more on how to apply for this Grant Program, go here

March 13-14, 2019  Saint Paul, MN

March 13-15, 2019  Branson, MO

SW Section IMSA March Certification School
March 25-28, 2019  Tulsa, OK

User's Groups

Nebraska User Group - LaVista, NE
January 29-30, 2019

Chicago User Group - Hoffman Estates, IL
February 20-21, 2019


Nebraska User's Group is coming,  have you signed up?
The User's Group is an excellent opportunity for customers to network, meet leading traffic industry manufacturers one on one and experience classroom sessions on innovative technology.  

The registration fee of $40.00 includes:
  • 2 days of informational and technical training
  • Opportunity to meet vendors one on one
  • Continental Breakfast, breaks and lunch each day
  • Agenda
  • **One day registration option available if attending less than the full conference time period.  

Attendance certificates will be provided after the event (up to 12 PDH's or 12 IMSA renewal hours, as well as TARP points for IMSA members).
**Payment via PayPal is available, so have your credit card ready before you register.  Regular payment options are available as well. 
 **Note** For Vendor registration
contact Joan Kasten,   

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WDR camera

What does the WDR stand for with the Iteris RZ4 Advanced WDR Camera?

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