External Links

Federal Resources

US Department of Transportation (USDOT)
Federal Highway Administration (FHWA)
National Traffic and Road Closure Information
Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center
National Transportation Library
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Transportation Research Board (TRB)
US Department of Labor (USDOL)
USDOL Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
Environmental Protection Agency

National Resources

National Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP)
AASHTO (American Association of State and Highway Officials)
APWA (American Public Works Association)
ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineers)
ATSSA (American Traffic Safety Services Association)
NACE (National Association of County Engineers)
The Salt Institute (On-line Snowfighter Training Program)
Government Accounting Standards Board (information on GASB 34)
American Public Works Association

State Resources

Connecticut Department of Transportation (ConnDOT)
Connecticut Safe Routes to Schools
Connecticut OSHA - Information on safety trainings. In 2004, the Technology Transfer Center signed a formal training alliance with CONN-OSHA. To read about the training alliance, see the Spring 2004 issue of our newsletter.
Connecticut Highway Street Supervisors Association (CHSSA) - Training for Public Works employees.
Connecticut Association of State Highway Officials (CASHO)
Connecticut Construction Industries Association (CCIA)
Connecticut Conference on Municipalities (CCM) - Provides training for municipal officials in CT.
North East Area Roundabouts (NEAR) - Provides training to engineers and planners on roundabout designs.

Computer Software Resources


ADA Resources

Tech Brief on ADA Compliance
T2 Center Training Program on Designing Accessible Pedestrian Facilities
FHWA’s Accessibility Resource Library
ConnDOT’s Highway Standard Drawing webpage
Sample ADA Transition Plan
ADA Guide for Small Towns
The ADA And Local Governments: Common Problems
FHWA 2013 Webinars – ADA requirements to provide curb ramps when resurfacing
Questions and Answers

Other Information

Transportation Acronyms

CT Training and Technical Assistance Center
270 Middle Turnpike, Unit 5202
Storrs, CT 06269-5202
(860) 486-5400