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 Glossary of Planning Terms/Acronyms

Terms and acronyms commonly used in Transportation Planning are defined below.

A thru C | Cv thru F | G thru J | K thru M | N thru R | S thru Z

G thru J
  • GAD – Geometric and Accident Data
  • GIS – Geographic Information System
  • GPS – Global Positioning System
  • GSAPC – Governor's Substance Abuse and Prevention Council
  • HAC – Highway Advisory Commission
  • HPMS – Highway Performance Monitoring System
  • HSP – Highway Safety Plan
  • HYNE – Prefix to a battery of programs used on the mainframe to edit and update data
  • IM – Interstate Maintenance (Federal funding category)
  • ITE – Institute of Transportation Engineers
  • ITS – Intelligent Transportation Systems
  • JAD – Joint Application Design