Smart Infrastructure

ITS America advocates for the reauthorization of federal surface transportation programs that recognizes the added value of integrating technology into transportation infrastructure and services and provides funding for the rapid deployment of intelligent transportation technologies.

ITS America President & CEO Shailen Bhatt’s Statement on House T&I Infrastructure Framework

“Moving America and the Environment Forward,” the infrastructure framework that the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee leadership released today, represent a solid commitment to improving safety and mobility in the United States while moving toward a greener transportation system.


ITS America Technology Infrastructure Needs Letter to House Committee on the Budget

SFCTA Executive Director Chang Testifies Before House Panel: Pricing and Technology Strategies

Top Priorities

  • Timely updates to ITS America members on Washington’s response to this public health emergency

    Fact Sheet ITS America’s COVID-19 Response Report (April 2020)
  • ITS America's Platform and Recommendations for FAST Act Reauthorization: Moving People, Data, and Freight; Safer, Greener, Smarter

    Fact Sheet 4-26_ITS-America-FAST-Act-Reauthorization-Platform-Moving-People-Data-Freight-042021RT
  • Preserving the 5.9 GHz spectrum for V2X communications can help address the scourge of lives lost and ruined on U.S. roads.

    Fact Sheet "Saving Lives: Preserving the Safety Spectrum" Fact Sheet


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ITS America Statement on House T&I Surface Transportation Bill

“We appreciate the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure’s investment in technology and look forward to working with the Committee as the bill now moves to the House floor.”

ITS America & AASHTO Take Legal Action to Retain 5.9 GHz Band for V2X Technologies

The Intelligent Transportation Society of America (ITS America) and the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) today filed an appeal of the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) November 2020 order regarding unlicensed devices in the 5.9 GHz spectrum band.

ITS America’s Statement on Senate EPW Surface Transportation Bill

 “This is a great kick-off toward reauthorizing our nation’s surface transportation program. As ITS America noted in our recently-released technology blueprint, enacting policies that deploy intelligent transportation technologies…

Statement of ITS America President & CEO Shailen Bhatt on FCC’s 5.9GHz Final Order

Statement from ITS America President & CEO Shailen Bhatt on the FCC’s 5.9 GHz Final Order.

ITS America Releases Technology Blueprint

ITS America today released its 2021 policy blueprint, which outlines how technology can transform the U.S. transportation system.

Statement from ITS America President & CEO Shailen Bhatt on the American Jobs Plan

 WASHINGTON – ITS America applauds the Biden-Harris Administration’s historic and comprehensive American Jobs Plan. If implemented, these investments would create jobs and strengthen the economy while increasing transportation…

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  • ITS America’s Summary of House T&I-passed INVEST in America Act

    The House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure approved on June 10, 2021, its five-year, $547 billion surface transportation bill after more than 17 hours of debate following an unexpected all-night session. The final vote was 38-26.

  • ITS America’s letter of support for INVEST in America Act EV Charging Stations in the Interstate Right-of-Way

    ITS America writes to express our strong support for Section 1211 of the INVEST in America Act that allows for the charging of electric vehicles on rights-of-way of the Interstate System, including in a rest area; or a fringe or corridor parking facility, including a park and ride facility.

  • ITSA letter expressing support for INVEST in America Act’s technology investments.

    In anticipation of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure markup on June 10, 2021 of the “INVEST in America Act,” ITS America writes to the U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure expressing our belief that INVEST in America Act’s investments in intelligent transportation technologies will help transform our nation’s transportation and infrastructure.

  • ITS America’s 5.9 GHz Legal Filings

    ITS America’s 5.9 GHz Notice of Appeal to the US Court of Appeals

  • ITSA Summary of the Senate EPW Surface Transportation Act of 2021

    The Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works approved on May 26, 2021, 20 to 0, the Surface Transportation Reauthorization (STRA) Act of 2021.


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Future Proofing Our Infrastructure

Join the builders of America’s infrastructure for a discussion of how technology is transforming our infrastructure for generations to come.

Member Webinar Series: Deloitte – The 33 Smart Mobility Corridor and Navigating the Future of V2X

Located just Northwest of Columbus, Ohio, the 33 Smart Mobility Corridor (33 SMC) is one of the largest connected vehicle test beds in the United States and is part of a larger regional innovation hub called the Beta…

ITS California State Chapter: 2021 Annual Meeting

2021 ITS California Annual…

ITS Georgia State Chapter: 2021 Annual Meeting

2021 ITS Georgia Annual MeetingSeptember 18-21, 2021 | Savannah,…

ITS Arizona State Chapter: 2021 Annual Meeting

2021 ITS Arizona Annual…

ITS New Jersey 2021 Annual Meeting

TS New Jersey 2021 Annual Meeting October 22, 2021 | Princeton, NJ