ODOT Dynamic Message Signs (DMS)

Status

Existing

Descripton

A dynamic (or also variable) message sign (DMS) is an electronic traffic sign used on roadways to give travelers information about special events. DMS signs warn of traffic congestion, accidents, incidents, roadwork zones, or speed limits on a specific highway segment. ODOT provides a total of 15 DMS along its freeways to provide accident, work zone and amber alert information.

Stakeholder

Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT)

Functionality

Roadway

Interfaces To

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ODOT Maintenance Garages
ODOT Statewide Traffic Management Center