MAG conducts thorough studies and maintains efforts to update and analyze highway bottleneck information. That information provides important input for transportation system analysis and performance measurement. It is also used to identify, analyze and prioritize transportation improvement projects.
This is a state-of-the-practice data analysis tool. It makes regional traffic data and data analysis tools readily available to the professional community and the public. MAG continuously updates information about traffic volumes and speeds on major roads using data collected by MAG and MAG member agencies. Click here to view the Traffic Volume Survey and Traffic Count Maps.
The transportation planning process needs analysis and forecasting of travel demand and level of service provided by the regional transportation system. This information is required to recognize future transportation challenges and develop solutions. The main purpose of the Transportation System Analysis Program is to provide technical and information services for the regional planning process. These services involve collecting, maintaining, analyzing, forecasting, and delivering information relevant to the regional transportation infrastructure and travel.