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NCTCOG Incident Management Equipment Purchase 
2014 Call for Projects

A total of $2 million dollars was available through NCTCOG's Incident Management (IM) Equipment Purchase 2014 Call for Projects to eligible agencies for the purchase of equipment and technology used to mitigate traffic incidents in the North Central Texas nonattainment area. The Call for Projects covered multiple jurisdictions throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth nonattainment area, including Collin, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Johnson, Kaufman, Parker, Rockwall, Tarrant, and Wise Counties.

Types of equipment eligible for funding included but was not limited to: cones, protective clothing, traffic barriers, signs, cameras, flares, barrels, lighting, radio equipment, accident reconstruction equipment/ technology, etc.  Agencies selected to receive funding are responsible for purchasing the desired equipment and seeking reimbursement from NCTCOG. 

Freeway Incident Management Equipment Purchase Call for Projects Scoring Criteria

Scoring Component

Available Points

FIM Training Attendance - NCTCOG or In-house

15

Completion of Incident Management Commitment Level Survey

10

Crash Data in Jurisdiction

10

Adoption of Incident Management Resolution

10

Incident Management Goals/Targets in Place

5

Equipment Description and Explanation of How Equipment Will be Used to Mitigate Crashes

50

Total Score

100

 

 

 

Total Funding Recommended:

$1,712, 646

Funding Recommended (Eastern):

$1,036,221

Funding Recommended (Western)

$   676,425

 

Agencies Receiving Funding (Eastern Sub-Region)

 

Agency

Project Types

# of Projects Submitted

Funding Requested

 

1

City of Anna

Traffic Control Equipment, Responder Safety Gear, and Dynamic Message Boards

3

$57,303

 

2

City of Dallas

Traffic Control Equipment, Dynamic Message Boards, Responder Radios and Accident Investigation Technology

5

$144,739

 

 

3

City of Frisco

Traffic Control Equipment, TMC Equipment, Thermal Imager and Incident Dispatching Software

4

$372,526

 

 

4

City of Denton

Traffic Control Equipment, Responder Safety Gear, Scene Lighting, and Dynamic Message Signs

7

$52,512

 

5

City of
Farmers Branch

Traffic Control Equipment, Responder Radios,  Accident Investigation Technology

3

$67,208

 

6

City of
Flower Mound

Responder Opticom Emitters

1

$4,905

 

7

City of
Grand Prairie

Traffic Control Equipment and
Dynamic Message Signs

3

$33,606

8

City of Richardson

Accident Investigation Technology

1

$10,248

 

9

Dallas County

Crash Attenuator Trucks Equipped with Traffic Control and Scene Management Equipment (Arrowboards, Lighting)

2

$233,174

 

10

DART Police Department

Accident Investigation Technology

1

$60,000

Total

30

$1,036,221

 

 

Agencies Receiving Funding (Western Sub-Region)

 

 

Agency

 Project Types

 # of Projects Submitted

 Funding Requested

 1

City of Arlington

Traffic Control Equipment, Crash Attenuators, Arrowboards, Push Bumpers/Transit Clusters, and Accident Investigation Technology

8

$343,949

 2

City of Euless

Traffic Control Equipment, Responder Safety Gear, Scene Lighting, and Dynamic Message Signs

5

$34,597

  3

City of Fort Worth

Heavy Duty Response Truck Equipped with Traffic Control Equipment, Responder Safety Gear, Portable Message Boards, and Accident Investigation Technology

7

$160,036

 4

City of Grapevine

Accident Investigation Technology

1

$32,262

 5

City of Hurst

Traffic Control Equipment and Scene Lighting

3

$5,617

 6

City of North Richland Hills

Heavy Duty Response Truck Equipped with Traffic Control Equipment

1

$78,028

 7

City of Weatherford

Traffic Control Equipment, Scene Lighting and Accident Investigation Technology

4

$21,937

 

Total

29

$676,425

 


For more information regarding NCTCOG's Incident Management Equipment Purchase 2014 Call for Projects, see the links below or contact either Camille Fountain, Transportation Planner, at (817) 704-2521/ cfountain@nctcog.org or Sonya J. Landrum, Principal Transportation Planner, at (817) 695-9273/ slandrum@nctcog.org

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