Iteris announced that it has been selected by the Lee Board of County Commissioners to assess new technology and enhance intelligent transportation systems in Lee County, Florida.

The one-year project supports Lee County’s initiative to keep pace with advancements in connected and autonomous vehicle (CAV) technologies to ensure an efficient transition to future traffic management, including understanding cybersecurity risks, forecasting technology trends and identifying grant opportunities.

Under the terms of the contract, Iteris, with support from Gannet Fleming, will provide a CAV technology strategic plan to assist Lee County staff in understanding how tech companies, automotive manufacturers, infrastructure providers and others are advancing their products, and how Lee County can accommodate future technology to manage congestion, improve safety and enhance CAV readiness.