In partnership with USDOT, DOT will continue to test a range of CV safety applications in up to 10,000 vehicles. CV technology enables vehicles to communicate with each other, pedestrians and cyclists with mobile devices, and the Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) network.
Strategic Plan 2016 Initiative
Short-Term Milestones (by end of 2017)
DOT will complete project planning for the CV pilot.
DOT completed Phase 1 of the CV project, finishing all the required planning documents to describe the concept of operation and deployment of the project. These documents are online at http://www.cvp.nyc/.
DOT will begin phase two of the CV pilot, which includes detailed design, software development, field equipment development and procurement, and integration and installation of devices.
In May 2017, DOT began phase two of the CV pilot, which aims to improve the safety of travelers through the deployment of connected vehicle technologies. Phase 2 will be complete mid-2018.
Medium-Term Milestones (by end of 2021)
DOT will complete phase two of the CV pilot.
DOT will start phase three of the pilot, an operating period during which DOT will collect data to evaluate the CV pilot and document lessons learned which will be completed by 2019.