How did MAG Choose These Freight Corridors for Smart Moves?
Data is an essential ingredient in a thoughtfully-designed freight network. Smart Moves was developed utilizing data-driven observations and timely research including commercial, medical, and transport uses such as:
1. Industrial and regional clusters, both existing and forecasted.
2. Key safety concerns, including railroads, schools, and highly-populated areas.
3. Network performance metrics such as average truck speeds and hourly traffic volumes.
The Phoenix Metropolitan Area
The Phoenix Metropolitan Area covered by Smart Moves is represented by the MAG region. This includes parts of Maricopa and Pinal counties and all communities therein.
Learn more about the MAG region here.