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Winter 2009 | Vol. 12 | No. 1

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Roadway Safety Award Applicants Sought

The Roadway Safety Foundation (RSF) and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) are currently accepting applications for the 2009 National Roadway Safety Awards. RSF and FHWA recognize best practices in roadway safety improvements and publish the practices to help solve recurring roadway safety issues throughout the nation.

The competition includes three award categories: Infrastructure Improvements; Operational Improvements and Program Planning; and Development and Evaluation. Applicants can submit projects, programs, or activities that include effective and innovative safety agendas, and resourcefully employ various sources of aid including federal, state, local, and/or private sector funds.


Winners of the competition will receive: an invitation to attend a national-level recognition event in Washington, DC; local and national media coverage opportunities; appearance in trade press and other RSF and FHWA publications and websites; and meeting opportunities with key roadway safety officials and legislators in Washington, DC.

The deadline for submissions is June 1, 2009. To learn more or to download an application, please visit