USDOT reflects on 2015 research efforts

Research pays off for taxpayers when it leads to enduring, innovative solutions and real progress —when it ensures that the problems of today aren’t left for the next generation to solve. This year the U.S. Department of Transportation made tremendous progress in advancing safety, mobility, and environmental sustainability through new opportunities for cooperative transportation research and innovation.

  • Smart City Challenge
  • Connected Vehicle Pilots Initiative
  • Beyond Traffic: Trends and Choices 2045
  • DOT-supported University Transportation Centers