The Responder June/July 2016

Message from the New TIM Network Liaison June 30, 2016 It’s almost Independence Day again.  Where has the time gone?  Since the last issue I hope everyone took the opportunity to pay their respects to those who have served in the military and … [Read more...]

The Responder May 2016

Message from the New TIM Network Liaison Here we are at the first of June already.  The weather continues to be crazy around the country as we move into the summer vacation season.  With this time of year comes increased traffic as more and more … [Read more...]

Job Opening on the FHWA Traffic Incident & Events Management Team

Good day, Would you like to contribute to the molding of a new public safety discipline and be part of a small team that manages the National Traffic Incident Management (TIM) program?  If so, here is your chance!  The Federal Highway … [Read more...]

The Responder April 2016

Message from the New TIM Network Liaison Despite the cool weather here in the Midwest, I think that winter is finally over for this year.  Spring actually arrived sooner than normal for much of the country.  Although winter was mild for me, I am … [Read more...]

Iowa Statewide TIM Conference

Make sure you register for the 2nd Annual Iowa Statewide TIM Conference in Ames, Iowa on Monday, May 16, 2016! Attached please find an Invitation and Registration Form for the 2nd Annual Iowa Statewide Traffic Incident Management (TIM) … [Read more...]

The Responder March 2016

Message from the New TIM Network Liaison We now find ourselves at the end of winter and welcoming springtime.  For many, it is “finally” spring is here.  Winter was mild for much of the country, or milder than some have been.  The east coast was … [Read more...]

The Responder January/February 2016

Message from the New TIM Network Liaison It is now 2016.  We find ourselves starting out another new year, one which is sure to be full of change, excitement, and I am sure some disappointments.  We won’t concentrate on disappointments as we want … [Read more...]

The Responder December 2015

Now introducing the New TIM Network Liaison First and foremost I would like to tell everyone what an honor and a privilege it has been serving as the TIM Network Liaison. I have appreciated the working relationships that I have had the chance to … [Read more...]

The Responder October 2015

Message from the TIM Network Liaison This month's guest author is Rusty James, Incident and Emergency Management Specialist. It occurred to me that we are rapidly approaching the holiday season.  These are times to be with family and friends, … [Read more...]

The Responder September 2015

Message from the TIM Network Liaison In last months submission for the Responder, I advocated the use of a formal Strategic Management Plan (SMP) for Traffic Incident Management (TIM). I also referred to a subjective percentage of formal TIM … [Read more...]