Taking the Long View

Roads&Bridges – Wes Guckert shares his thoughts on what driverless vehicles will mean for the future of land and community development.

Are TODs Overparked?

Throughout Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia, dozens of transit stations can be found, many with acres of parking spaces associated with them. Some of these locations can present prime redevelopment opportunities as the land near these often densely populated areas is extremely valuable. As this land is built into Transit Oriented Developments (TOD), […]

The Traffic Group’s Haberkam to Speak at Wilmington Area Planning Council – Haberkam to Discuss Driverless Cars

BALTIMORE, MD (11/2/16) — The Traffic Group, Inc.’s (TTG) Renata Haberkam will be a featured speaker at the Wilmington Area Planning Council’s (WILMAPCO) Our Town 2016 The Future of Transportation, taking place in Wilmington, Delaware on November 2. The Traffic Group is one of the nation’s leading traffic engineering and transportation planning firms. One of […]

FAST Act and MAP-21

For the first time in a decade, Congress passed a long-term authorization for transportation – which was also signed by the President – earlier this year, known as the FAST Act, short for Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act. The FAST Act provides a total of $305 billion from fiscal year 2016 to fiscal Year 2020, […]

Distracted Driving: Unfortunately on the Rise

Changing the radio station. Talking to passengers. Adjusting the air conditioning.  Eating and drinking.  All of these are simple tasks that we all do on a daily basis as we drive our cars. While they may seem trivial, in reality they all can lead to distracted driving – which killed 3,179 people and injured 431,000 […]

TTG Trio Shoots a 61 in Support of Two Great Causes!

The Traffic Group’s Anthony Guckert, Carl Wilson and Chuck Kraft shot a 61 at the 22nd Annual Route 40 Business Association Golf Tournament benefiting the Harford Family House and the Route 40 Business Association Scholarship Program.  Great job guys!

The Traffic Group’s Guckert to Speak at Institute of Transportation Engineers Annual Meeting – Guckert to Discuss Driverless Cars and Their Impact on Smart Cities

BALTIMORE, MD (8/12/16) — Wes Guckert, PTP, President & CEO of The Traffic Group, Inc. (TTG) will be a featured speaker at the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) 2016 Annual Meeting & Exhibit, taking place in Anaheim, California August 14-17. The Traffic Group is one of the nation’s leading traffic engineering and transportation planning firms. […]

Pedestrian Safety – It is Not an Oxymoron

Shockingly, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has advised that a pedestrian is injured every seven minutes somewhere in the Country while, tragically, a pedestrian is killed every two hours. In 2013, there were 4,735 pedestrians killed and an estimated 66,000 injured in the United States alone. These are jaw-dropping statistics! We all grew […]

How The Traffic Group Effectively Used Twitter for Business: A Case Study

According to eMarketer, nine in 10 companies in the United States are using social media for marketing purposes. Clearly, this is a popular method for exposure, brand awareness, and getting in front of an organization’s most important audiences. But, are you using it correctly and are you getting the most out of what you’re doing? […]

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