Keeping Up With Clear Roads

The Transportation Research Center has been investigating how Vermont can find new and more efficient ways to wage battle against the elements during the winter. Last year researchers created models to show better snowplow routing options for the Vermont Agency of Transportation as well as identifying the best locations for … Continue reading

UVM Transportation Research Center Receives $1M Grant from USDOT to Create Workforce Center

Northeast Regional Surface Transportation Workforce Center Logo

Burlington, VT, October 6, 2014– The University of Vermont (UVM) Transportation Research Center has been selected to host the Northeast Regional Surface Transportation Workforce Center under a four year grant from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).   The new Center will be based at the Transportation Research Center (TRC) on the UVM … Continue reading

TRC and Parks Studies Lab Researchers Present at National Park Transportation Conference

Xiao Xiao presents at TRB conference

Researchers from the Transportation Research Center and UVM Park Studies Lab presented at the Transportation Research Board’s Conference on Transportation and Federal Lands: Enhancing Access, Mobility, Sustainability, and Connections.  The conference took place September 15-17th in Washington D.C. and “focuses on transportation needs in National Parks and other Federal Lands” … Continue reading

The Loss of Senator Jeffords

The University of Vermont Transportation Research Center team was very saddened to hear of the passing of former Vermont Senator James Jeffords, who was instrumental in the creation of the Transportation Research Center.  His leadership and hard work on the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee led to two significant … Continue reading

Aalto University Summer School – Final Day

Phoebe and Paola

Our final post from Finland comes from Phoebe: Paola and I enjoyed our last 2 days in Finland very much. We heard from Dr. Anthony Perl on tranportation changes and resiliency in North America, Dr. Andy Goetz on air travel, Glen Weisbrod on development economics, Dr. Gina Porter on transportation … Continue reading