5. PREPARE FOR AN AUTOMATED FUTURE.

5. PREPARE FOR AN AUTOMATED FUTURE.

Policy Recommendations

  1. Call for mobility innovation in California.
  2. Collaborate regionally to promote interoperability.
  3. Launch a taskforce on data monetization strategies.
  4. Advocate for new approaches to financing infrastructure projects.

Today
(0-2 years)

  1. Develop a business plan for a city AV fleet.*
  2. Create a dedicated staff position focused on connected and automated vehicle tech.
  3. Implement blind spot detection systems for public transit vehicles.*
  4. Expand LADOT connected bus technologies fleet-wide.
  5. Invest in lane markings that enhance effectiveness of lane departure warning and prevention systems.

Tomorrow
(3-5 years)

  1. Create better access to ATSAC data and enhance transparency of network prioritization for planning.
  2. Develop an AV road network along transit and enhanced vehicle networks.
  3. Launch a Data as a Service program to provide real-time infrastructure data to connected vehicles.

  • Convert the public transit vehicle fleet to fully automated.

Future
(6+ Years)

 

* Action proposed for bench contracts. * Action already planned or underway.