In the News

In the News

Traffic Technology International (TTi) magazine

09/01/2022) Florida DOT collaborating with university on next-gen pedestrian detection

the gainesville sun

(01/12/22) There is no shortage of partnership between University of Florida, city of Gainesville


(08/31/21) Best and worst cities to drive in

CBS-4 Gainesville

(08/24/21) University of Florida promoting pedestrian safety through traffic campaign


(07/08/21) Elon Musk wants to dig a tunnel in Florida. What could go wrong?

Better bike share partnership

(04/12/2021) Xiang Yan Wants To Make Micromobility Better


(03/02/21) UF Study Makes New Discoveries About Transportation Bike Racks

CBS-4 Gainesville

(10/27/2020) Traffic Tuesday’s segment on the Gainesville Trapezium Project


(09/05/2017) “RTS driverless buses in works”

Business Wire

(03/06/2018) “City of Gainesville Chooses Iteris VantageLive! for Smart Transportation Initiative”

CBS-4 Gainesville

(05/09/2017) “Driverless vehicles continue testing in Gainesville

The Conversation

“Governments, car companies must resolve their competing goals for self-driving cars”

Florida Trend

(04/26/2017) “Florida’s high-tech economy matures”

Florida Department of Transportation

(07/16/2018) “Real-World Transportation Testbed Opens in Gainesville”

Gainesville Sun

(08/29/2018) “App lets drivers know when traffic lights will change”

(04/27/2017) “Editorial: UF driving toward city improvements”

(04/25/2017) “City, UF plan for driverless cars on city streets”


(08/22/2018) “Gainesville, Fla., Greenlights Countdown App for Traffic Signals”

Green Car Congress

(08/17/2018) “Gainesville and Connected Signals delivering real-time traffic signal data to reduce red-light crashes and improve fuel efficiency”

HNTB: Think Infrastructure Solutions

(2019) THINK: Moving Infrastructure Forward

Miami Herald

(11/13/2017) “Miami is home to terrible drivers. Here’s a fix to road rage and no-signal turns.”

Smart & Resilient Cities

(08/28/2018) “Gainesville Improves Traffic Efficiencies With Connected Signals”

Smart Cities Dive

(04/05/2018) “Smart Cities Collaborative brings 22 cities together to discuss AVs, regulations”

Traffic Technology Today

(04/28/2017) “Partnership to create ‘smart testbed’ for advanced transportation technologies in Florida”

Transport Topics

(01/08/2018) “Researchers Tout Benefits of Truck Parking Detection Technology”

UF News

(04/25/2017) “Transportation Partnership to Create ‘Smart Testbed’ for Advanced Technologies”


(11/17/2017) UF hosts Southeastern Transportation Conference


(12/5/2017) Driverless Shuttle Coming To Gainesville As Part Of The Smart City Initiative

(04/28/2017) “UF, Gainesville Announce Partnership To Test Self-Driving Vehicles”