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Monitoring public adherence to social distancing guidelines with traffic data

To estimate public adherence to social distancing guidelines during the Coronavirus outbreak, we analyzed departures from “typical” traffic volumes on the metro freeway system of the Twin Cities region. A robust modeling approach, open-source code …

Using location-based services data for calculating the transportation greenhouse gas emissions of communities in Minnesota's Metropolitan Region

It’s one thing to know that transportation is a significant cause of greenhouse gas emissions — it’s another to quantify how much. To address the scarcity of transportation emissions data in Minnesota, the Metropolitan Council of the Twin Cities has …