As connected and automated vehicle technology continues to advance, local agencies are seeking guidance on how to prepare and answer questions from elected officials and the public. The Local Road Research Board developed this Frequently Asked Questions interactive resource guide to help local agencies prepare for and respond to Connected Autonomous Vehicle (CAV) changes. Note: To operate, the PDF file must be downloaded and opened within Adobe Acrobat; the navigation features won’t work if opened within an Internet browsers, unless in IE mode.
This guide provides detailed information on the following topics:
- Definition, development and types of Connected Autonomous Vehicles
- Timing and preparation to implement
- Policy and standardization at the federal, state, regional and local levels
- Rural use