Architecture Scope

The NOACA Regional ITS Architecture covers existing and planned ITS elements throughout the five counties that make up the NOACA region (Lorain, Medina, Cuyahoga, Lake, and Geauga).

Description

The NOACA Regional ITS Architecture is a roadmap for transportation systems integration in the 5 county (Lorain, Medina, Cuyahoga, Lake, and Geauga) NOACA region over the next 10 years. The architecture was developed through a cooperative effort by the region's transportation agencies, covering all modes and all roads in the region. This architecture is the second update of the NOACA Regional ITS Architecture.

The purpose of this architecture is to document how the region envisions that each agency's systems will work together in the future and how sharing of information and resources will help provide a safer, more efficient, and more effective transportation system for travelers in the region.

Time Frame

10 years

Geographic Scope

The geographic scope of the NOACA Regional ITS Architecture is the NOACA Region, which consists of Cuyahoga County, Geauga County, Lake County, Lorain County, and Medina County.

Service Scope

The architecture covers the broad spectrum of ITS, including Traffic Management, Traveler Information, Maintenance and Construction Management, Public Transportation Management, Commercial Vehicle Operations, Data Management, Parking Management, Public Safety, Weather, and Vehicle Safety.

Related Architectures

Related ArchitectureDescription
Ohio Statewide AV/CV ArchitectureThe Ohio Statewide Automated / Connected Vehicle (AV/CV) Architecture is a roadmap for the deployment and integration of AV / CV / ITS technologies throughout the state of Ohio for the next 15 years. The geographic boundary of the Architecture covers the entire state of Ohio. The Ohio Statewide AV/CV Architecture provides a framework for institutional agreements and technical integration of AV/CV technology implementation projects in the state. It supports effective and efficient deployment of AV/CV projects that address the transportation problems and needs in the state.

The purpose of the Ohio Statewide AV/CV Architecture is to illustrate and document the integration of AV/CV technologies and ITS systems to allow planning and deployment to occur in an organized and coordinated process. The Architecture helps guide the planning, implementation, and integration of ITS and AV/CV technologies deployed and managed by multiple types of agencies that provide transportation services within the state.
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