Intelligent Transportation Systems

Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) is the application and integration of advanced technologies, information processing, communications technologies, and advanced control strategies for the efficient and effective operation of the existing transportation system.

What is ITS?

ITS fact Sheet

Learn about Intelligent Transportation Systems and the benefits to the Nashville region.


Updating our ITS Architecture & Deployment Plan

The MPO, working with federal and state agencies and local governments, recently updated the regional ITS architecture and deployment plan. The effort will ensure that we build a system that works across jurisdictional boundaries and among all modes of transportation to support emergency response, law enforcement, freight movement, and the traveling public.

2003 ITS Architecture & Master Plan cover

2003 ITS Architecture & Master Plan

ITS website

2010 ITS Architecture Update

For More Information

Intelligent Transportation Systems:

Max Baker
Senior Transportation Planner

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