TIC Traveler Information Broadcast Functional Area


'TIC Traveler Information Broadcast' disseminates traveler information including traffic and road conditions, incident information, maintenance and construction information, event information, transit information, parking information, and weather information. The same information is broadcast to all equipped traveler interface systems and vehicles.

Included In

Franklin County COMBAT System
ODOT Buckeye Traffic Website
City of Columbus Paving the Way Website
COTA Website/IVR
Central Ohio Multi–Modal Traveler Information System
Private Traveler Information Systems

Functional Requirements

01The center shall disseminate traffic and highway condition information to travelers, including incident information, detours and road closures, event information, recommended routes, and current speeds on specific routes.
02The center shall disseminate maintenance and construction information to travelers, including scheduled maintenance and construction work activities and work zone activities.
03The center shall disseminate transit routes and schedules, transit transfer options, transit fares, and real–time schedule adherence information to travelers.
04The center shall disseminate parking information to travelers, including location, availability, and fees.
05The center shall disseminate toll fee information to travelers.
06The center shall disseminate weather information to travelers.
07The center shall disseminate event information to travelers.
08The center shall disseminate air quality information to travelers.
09The center shall provide traffic and incident data to the media.
10The center shall provide the capability for a system operator to control the type and update frequency of broadcast traveler information.