FDOT District 5 Regional ITS Architecture (Final)

Inventory by Entity


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The FDOT D5 ITS element inventory is made up of the transportation and communications centers, the field equipment, the vehicles, and the traveler systems in FDOT D5. Entities represent the library of ITS types from which specific stakeholder ITS elements can be assigned to inherit characteristics. The following table sorts the FDOT D5 stakeholder ITS element inventory by generic National ITS Architecture entity. This sorts FDOT D5 ITS elements that perform similar functions together, so that stakeholder ITS elements of a particular or similar type can be easily identified.

EntityElementDescription
Archived Data Management
Central Florida Data WarehouseThese systems collect traffic data, crash data (including both short and long form inputs in some counties), weather date, maintenance/construction information and inventory data for each of the transportation-relevant systems in District 5.
FDOT Safety and Crash Data Collection SystemThis FDOT database stores crash reports and other safety-related transportation data.
FDOT Statewide OIS Enterprise DatabasesOperated and maintained by the FDOT Office of Information System, this is a statewide database that includes bridge inventory, roadway character inventory system, and pavement management systems.
FHP Central Data Collection SystemCollects all electronic crash reports, which are transmitted from the officer via the officer's vehicle mobile data terminal to an FHP server.
Florida DMV Traffic Crash Report DepartmentRepresents the Florida DMV traffic crash reporting archive
Lake-Sumter MPO Transportation Data Collection SystemThe data collection and archiving system for Lake and Sumter Counties
Local Transportation Data Collection SystemsThese systems collect traffic data, land use data, crash data (includes both short and long form inputs in some counties), and inventory data for localities, such as cities, counties, MPOs, or regional planning councils.
MetroPlan Transportation Data Collection SystemThis system collects transportation data for the MetroPlan Metropolitan Planning Organization to support transportation planning.
Ocala/Marion County TPO Data ArchiveRepresents the Ocala/Marion County TPO data archiving system.
Private Archive Data ProvidersRepresents private companies that provide data archiving capabilities, such as RITIS.
R2CTPO Data SystemRepresents the River to Sea Transportation Planning Organization data archiving system.
SCTPO Data SystemRepresents the Space Coast Transportation Planning Organization data archiving system
SunGuide Data ArchivingThe Regional Integrated Transportation Information System (RITIS) is an automated data sharing, dissemination and archiving system that includes many performance measure, dashboard, and visual analytics tools that help agencies gain situational awareness.
Commercial Vehicle
Commercial VehiclePrivately owned commercial vehicles. Included in the architecture to cover HAZMAT incident reporting.
Commercial Vehicle Administration
Florida HAZMAT Permitting SystemSystem that houses the administrative processes for issuing HAZMAT permits as well as providing information to Emergency Management agencies on HAZMAT permits issued.
Emergency Management
911 Emergency Call CentersRepresents the various county and local call taker systems that handle 911 calls. This includes the FHP, county sheriffs, and many local police call taker systems. It also includes E911 systems.
Access LYNX Paratransit SystemsDemand response public transit that does not operate on fixed routes or schedules, offering door to door service in the District 5 Region. This includes systems for qualified users. This includes Transportation Disadvantaged Systems. In emergencies the system may be used to provide service to the general public.
Brevard County Traffic Operations CenterThis staffed operational center controls traffic signals and other associated traffic management devices for Brevard County.
County EOCs/Warning PointsGeneric element representing county emergency operation centers (EOCs). The county EOC provides a coordinating point for the effective management of local emergencies to catastrophic events in and around the county. It is the lead organization in coordinating disaster response from a municipal level to state and federal. Recovery planning and financial assistance from the State of Florida and FEMA are established through the EOC.
County Fire EMS/Rescue DispatchGeneric element representing county fire and rescue dispatch centers. In some counties, this may include dispatching volunteer departments and EMS. The dispatch center provides call taking, communications, and dispatch functions. Note that there are multiple fire districts in some counties. In these cases, there is an overall county-wide dispatch operation that dispatches ambulances and other assets and independent dispatch operations for each of the other districts in the county.
County Sheriff DispatchGeneric element representing the county sheriff dispatch center. The dispatch center provides call taking, communications, and dispatch functions.
FDLE HeadquartersRepresents the Florida Department of Law Enforcement Office in Tallahassee that originates Amber Alerts.
FDOT District 5 Emergency Operations CenterRepresents the District Emergency Operation Center. Each FDOT district maintains its own Emergency Operations Center which is activated for major incidents that affect the district.
FDOT District 5 RTMCThe regional traffic management center that manages major roadways for Florida DOT in District 5 and interstates around Florida that are not monitored by other systems. This staffed center provides key traffic monitoring and motorist information systems for roadways (and bridges) in District 5 and around the state. It provides incident management for both planned (e.g. major sporting events) and unplanned incidents (e.g. major weather events)
FDOT Statewide Transportation EOC (TEOC)FDOT's Statewide Emergency Operations Center located in Tallahassee, which is staffed only during emergencies by representatives of all allied responding agencies.
FHP Regional AdministrationFHP regional administration office.
FHP Troop D DispatchRepresents the dispatch center for the Florida Highway Patrol Troop D, which patrols the Central Florida Highway System. The dispatch center provides call taking, communications, and dispatch functions.
FHP Troop K DispatchRepresents the dispatch center for the Florida Highway Patrol Troop K, which patrols the FTE Highway System. The dispatch center provides call taking, communications, and dispatch functions.
FlexBus Consortium Transit ManagementOn-Demand transit management service provided by the FlexBus Consortium. The FlexBus Consortium, made up of the cities of Altamonte Springs, Casselberry, Longwood and Maitland, provides on-demand bus transit services within their city boundaries. The City of Altamonte Springs services as transit systems coordinator, dispatch and emergency management lead for the consortium.
Florida Statewide EOC/Warning Point (SEOC)The state emergency operations center, located in Tallahassee that provides central command and control during major emergencies in the state of Florida. Serves as an information clearinghouse for disaster-related information. Includes a regional database containing the evacuation routes for the regional area. Includes basic primary and secondary route information.
FTE Operations Center (Turkey Lake)This Turnpike Enterprise operations center is located at Turkey Lake and manages Turnpike operations in the northern portion of the turnpike system. This regional TMC is staffed by both FDOT Turnpike and Florida Highway Patrol personnel.
I-4 ConcessionaireThe I-4 Concessionaire is a private contractor that operates over 21 miles of I-4, including express lanes.
Local EOCsGeneric element representing municipal and local emergency operation centers (EOCs). The Local EOC provides a coordinating point for the effective management of local emergencies to catastrophic events in and around a metropolitan area. It is the lead organization in coordinating disaster response from a municipal level to state and federal.
Local Fire/EMS DispatchGeneric element representing the local and municipal Fire Rescue and EMS dispatch centers. The dispatch center provides call taking, communications, and dispatch functions.
Local Police DispatchGeneric element representing the local and municipal police dispatch centers. The dispatch center provides call taking, communications, and dispatch functions.
LYNX On-Demand Transit ManagementDemand responsive transit services that operate in designated service areas without fixed schedules. Service may be offered as curb-to-curb or station-to-station. This system can operated in a shared-ride fashion where multiple requests for pickup can be accommodated on demand for qualified users. This includes transportation disadvantaged systems. In emergencies the system may be used to provide service to the general public.
LYNX Security Operations CenterLYNX Security Operations Center provides multi-faceted security management functions for transit vehicles, transit facilities, and riders. Working with LYNX Transportation Center, this entity coordinates incident response both within LYNX and with external resources, including first responders and other Florida State and US Government agencies.
LYNX Transportation CenterThe transit management center provides fixed route transit service in Orange, Osceola, and Seminole Counties serving the cities of Orlando and Kissimmee and surrounding areas. The center provides tracking and emergency response coordination services for the VTRACS vehicles, LYNX Van Pool vehicles, and LYNX On-Demand vehicles. The center provides operations, maintenance, customer information, planning and management functions for the transit property. This element spans distinct central dispatch and garage management systems.
LYNX Virtual Travel Planning CenterThis center will provide trip planning services for travelers in the Orlando region. Best multi-modal routes will be provided based on the travelers requirements.
Other Public Safety Communications and Dispatch CentersThis element represents the connection to other state (FHP and FDLE), County (Sheriff and Fire Rescue), and Local (municipal police and fire departments) law enforcement, fire, and EMS call taker and dispatch centers. It may include campus law enforcement providers, volunteer fire/rescue departments, federal law enforcement agencies, federal homeland security agencies, and other centers established for major incidents. This element is used in the architecture to show a consistent interface for the exchange of data between public safety systems that supports incident notification, hand-offs, resource coordination, and incident response coordination. Communication between these centers uses a mesh topology - any emergency management center can communicate directly with any other emergency management center. Note that this element also represents interfaces to emergency management centers in adjacent jurisdictions that also coordinate during major incidents.
Private/Public Ambulance DispatchDispatch center for private/public ambulance service. Currently operating out of the county dispatch centers.
Regional HAZMAT TeamRepresents regional HAZMAT response teams. May consist of local, county and/or FDOT public safety responders.
School District Transportation DispatchRepresents the dispatch systems that manage school bus fleets. General ITS capabilities are included here, omitting fare management capabilities, but with increased emphasis on vehicle location and status tracking, associated security and safety systems, and the positive identification of students on the buses.
St. Lucie Community Transit SystemsThe transit operations center provides fixed route and demand-responsive transit service countywide. The center provides operations, maintenance, customer information, planning and management functions for the transit property. Also represents other related transit systems, including transit security systems, and the fare management systems.
SunRail Operations Control CenterThe transit operations center that manages the rail transit system operating in Central Florida. The center provides operations, maintenance, customer information, planning and management functions for the transit property. Also represents other related transit systems, including transit security systems and fare management systems.
VOTRAN Transit DispatchThe transit operations center provides fixed route transit and paratransit service to Volusia County, and provides broader service to the District 5 region in coordination with LYNX transit. The center provides operations, maintenance, customer information, planning and management functions for the transit property.
VTRACS Transit ManagementCollectively, the systems used to support the VTRACS program. Components include benefits qualification systems, payment systems, scheduling and dispatch systems, and maintenance systems.
Emergency Vehicle
Brevard County Road Ranger Service Patrol VehiclesRepresents the ITS devices (i.e., mobile data terminals) onboard the service patrol vehicles that provide roadside assistance to individuals traveling in Brevard County.
CFX Road Ranger Service Patrol VehiclesRepresents the ITS-devices (i.e., mobile data terminals) onboard the vehicles that provide roadside assistance to individuals traveling on the CFX managed systems. Road ranger vehicles contracted out to CFX. Have AVL. Dispatched by FHP at FDOT D5 RTMC. Roam a circuit by default.
County Fire EMS/Rescue VehiclesGeneric element representing the ITS-devices (i.e., mobile data terminals) onboard county fire trucks, fire apparatus, and other rescue vehicles.
County Sheriffs VehiclesGeneric element representing the ITS-devices (i.e., mobile data terminals) onboard county sheriff vehicles.
FDOT District 5 Road Ranger Service Patrol VehiclesRepresents the ITS-devices (i.e., mobile data terminals) onboard the service patrol vehicles that provide roadside assistance to individuals traveling on limited access roads in District 5.
Florida Highway Patrol VehiclesRepresents the ITS-devices (i.e., mobile data terminals) onboard the vehicles that are owned by the state and operated by the Florida Highway Patrol.
Local Fire/EMS VehiclesGeneric element representing the ITS-devices (i.e., mobile data terminals) onboard the fire trucks, fire apparatus, EMS vehicles and other vehicles operated by local and municipal fire departments.
Local Police VehiclesGeneric element representing the ITS-devices (i.e., mobile data terminals) onboard local and municipal police vehicles.
LYNX Road Ranger VehiclesRepresents the ITS-devices (i.e., mobile data terminals) onboard the service patrol vehicles that provide roadside assistance to the general public with disabled vehicles, roadside incidents, or non-emergency assistance at accident scenes.
Private/Public Ambulance VehiclesGeneric element representing the ITS-devices (i.e., mobile data terminals) onboard private/public ambulances. These emergency medical services vehicles are part of an rapid and effective response to highway incidents that include injuries.
Fleet and Freight Management
CHEMTRECCHEMTREC (CHEMical TRansportation Emergency Center) was established by the chemical industry as a public service hotline for fire fighters, law enforcement, and other emergency responders to obtain information and assistance for emergency incidents involving chemicals and hazardous materials.
Private Fleet Vehicle Dispatch SystemsCharter bus fleets, major truck fleet operators, taxi services, limo services, etc. that operate in Florida. Note that the dispatch may actually be outside the state.
Information Service Provider
CFX Expressway Management SystemRepresents the CFX ITS system used for expressway management.
CFX Public WebsiteWebsite operated by CFX that provides toll system and construction information.
County and City Public Information SystemGeneric element representing the public information office systems that are operated by county and local governments. They provide information on road closures and other important traveler information in the region.
County Emergency Broadcast SystemsGeneric element representing information systems used to disseminate emergency information, including evacuation routes. Such systems may include sirens, telephone numbers and web sites.
FlexBus WebsiteWebsite for FlexBus Consortium that provides traveler information, reservation capability, and fare and price information.
Florida 511The system that provides real-time advanced traveler information system in the State of Florida. The system may include video images, travel time information, construction information, and subscription services
Florida Human Service AgenciesRepresents the various social service agencies operated by the State of Florida. Included in the ITS architecture because they provide (para) transit voucher payments through the Florida Transportation Disadvantage Commission.
FTE Operations Center (Turkey Lake)This Turnpike Enterprise operations center is located at Turkey Lake and manages Turnpike operations in the northern portion of the turnpike system. This regional TMC is staffed by both FDOT Turnpike and Florida Highway Patrol personnel.
Local Agency Traveler Information SystemGeneric element representing the traveler information systems that are operated by local governments and agencies. They provide real-time and planned traveler information in the region through a variety of methods, including web sites, interactive telephone systems, pagers, etc.
LYNX Transportation CenterThe transit management center provides fixed route transit service in Orange, Osceola, and Seminole Counties serving the cities of Orlando and Kissimmee and surrounding areas. The center provides tracking and emergency response coordination services for the VTRACS vehicles, LYNX Van Pool vehicles, and LYNX On-Demand vehicles. The center provides operations, maintenance, customer information, planning and management functions for the transit property. This element spans distinct central dispatch and garage management systems.
LYNX Virtual Travel Planning CenterThis center will provide trip planning services for travelers in the Orlando region. Best multi-modal routes will be provided based on the travelers requirements.
LYNX WebsiteRepresents the website operated by LYNX that provides schedule, route, fare information, trip planning and real-time transit information.
Private Sector Traveler Information ServicesPrivate Information Service Providers of traveler information. e.g. SmartGuide, SmartRoutes, Shadow Traffic, MetroNetworks, TraffiCenter, etc...
SCAT WebsiteWebsite containing schedule, fare and route information.
School District Transportation Web SiteWeb pages containing school bus information, including routes and schedules. In the future, may include real-time bus locations, status, and other school district transportation system status to parents, students, and school district employees
VOTRAN WebsiteVOTRAN Website provides transit route and paratransit information.
VTRACS WebsiteWebsite for VTRACS where travelers can access traveler information.
Maintenance and Construction Management
1-800 SunshineNotification center to inform owners of buried facilities of proposed digging. One-Call System
CFX Construction and Maintenance OperationsRepresents maintenance and construction dispatch for CFX
County and City Public Information SystemGeneric element representing the public information office systems that are operated by county and local governments. They provide information on road closures and other important traveler information in the region.
County and City Roadway Maintenance and Construction SystemsGeneric element representing the road maintenance and construction systems operating in the region. This includes local, municipal and county maintenance departments.
FDOT District 5 Construction and MaintenanceThis element represents the dispatch function for the districts maintenance and construction operations.
FDOT District 5 RTMCThe regional traffic management center that manages major roadways for Florida DOT in District 5 and interstates around Florida that are not monitored by other systems. This staffed center provides key traffic monitoring and motorist information systems for roadways (and bridges) in District 5 and around the state. It provides incident management for both planned (e.g. major sporting events) and unplanned incidents (e.g. major weather events)
FTE Operations Center (Turkey Lake)This Turnpike Enterprise operations center is located at Turkey Lake and manages Turnpike operations in the northern portion of the turnpike system. This regional TMC is staffed by both FDOT Turnpike and Florida Highway Patrol personnel.
Other County and City MaintenanceRepresents the maintenance systems and maintenance dispatch for other counties. This element is used to define the interface from the region's public works departments to those in other districts.
Other FDOT District Maintenance and ConstructionRepresents the maintenance systems and maintenance dispatch for other FDOT Districts. This element is used to define the interface from the region's FDOT Maintenance and Construction functions to those in other districts.
Private Maintenance ContractorsRepresents private maintenance contractors responsible for maintaining ITS field equipment and other asset management inventories. Includes the FDOT Asset Management Company, which supports FDOT for the maintenance of I-75.
Maintenance and Construction Vehicle
CFX Maintenance VehiclesRepresents the ITS-devices (i.e., mobile data terminals) onboard the maintenance and construction vehicle owned, operated and/or contracted by CFX. This may include vehicles currently operated or owned by private contractors but used for CFX projects.
County and City PWD VehiclesGeneric element representing the ITS-devices (i.e., mobile data terminals) onboard the maintenance vehicles operated by county or city maintenance organizations.
FDOT District 5 Maintenance VehiclesRepresents the ITS-devices (i.e., mobile data terminals) onboard the maintenance and construction vehicle owned and operated by FDOT District 5. This may include vehicles currently operated or owned by private contractors but used for FDOT projects.
Parking Management
FDOT CV Parking Management SystemRepresents the Commercial Vehicle (CV) Parking Management System for the State of Florida. This system determines parking availability at CV parking facilities and communicates this information downstream to commercial vehicle operators.
OCCC Operations CenterThe OCCC operations center spins up during large events involving the OCCC.
Orlando Convention Center Parking FacilityRepresents the ITS aspects of the parking facilities at the Orlando Convention Center
Private/Public Parking Facility OperatorsRepresents major parking facilities in downtown areas, resort areas, airports, and other major travel destinations and transportation hubs. May also include park-and-ride facilities.
Payment Administration
CFX Expressway Management SystemRepresents the CFX ITS system used for expressway management.
E-Pass HeadquartersE-Pass Headquarters performs toll reconciliation with the FTE system.
E-Pass Service CenterThe Customer Service Centers that distribute E-Pass tags and provide the back room functions.
Florida Statewide Tolling Customer Service CenterThis future element represents a centralized, state-managed customer service center for tolling. Tolling information would be sent from individual toll plazas to this customer service center.
FTE Boca Data CenterTolls Operations Center at Boca provides overall administration for FTE Toll system.
FTE Operations Center (Turkey Lake)This Turnpike Enterprise operations center is located at Turkey Lake and manages Turnpike operations in the northern portion of the turnpike system. This regional TMC is staffed by both FDOT Turnpike and Florida Highway Patrol personnel.
FTE Regional Toll OfficeRegional Toll Office handles toll operations for systems in the region.
Osceola County Customer Service CenterCustomer service center providing administrative back office and customer support functions for the Osceola County electronic toll collection system.
SunPass Customer Service CenterCustomer Service Centers (CSCs) for the SunPass electronic toll system, providing administrative back office and customer support functions for the electronic toll system.
Personal Information Access
Private Travelers Personal Computing DevicesE.g., cellular telephones, PDAs, and personal computers.
Remote Traveler Support
LYNX Bike Share EquipmentRepresents bike share equipment operated by LYNX. This equipment may be a form of bike share stations, where bicycles can be rented or checked out.
Orlando Intermodal CenterCenters are planned for several locations in and around Orlando. Supported by LYNX, taxi, private bus, and other possibilities like commuter rail, Greyhound.
Transit Facility Security Monitoring SystemThe surveillance systems and emergency notification systems that can be used to improve security in transit terminals and other public areas.
Transit KiosksA generic element representative of all kiosks that provide individuals with traveler information. Transit kiosks provide transit information to transit customers, support electronic fare payment, and enhance security at transit stops. In the statewide architecture, the emphasis is on the interface to the electronic payment card, which is a statewide interface.
Transit Stops/Stations EquipmentThe places where travelers "catch the bus" and need schedule, transit service, and real-time arrival information to support their travel choices.
Roadway
Brevard County Field EquipmentRepresents the ITS field equipment (traffic controllers, detectors, traffic control devices, and driver information systems) operated by Brevard County that monitor and controls traffic.
CFX Field EquipmentRepresents the ITS field equipment operated by CFX, including traffic signals, vehicle detectors, CCTV cameras, dynamic message signs, etc., to control and monitor traffic.
City of Daytona Beach Field EquipmentRepresents the ITS field equipment (traffic controllers, detectors, traffic control devices, and driver information systems) operated by the City of Daytona Beach that monitor and controls traffic.
City of Maitland Field EquipmentRepresents the ITS field equipment (traffic controllers, detectors, traffic control devices, and driver information systems) operated by the City of Maitland that monitor and controls traffic.
City of Melbourne Field EquipmentRepresents the ITS field equipment (traffic controllers, detectors, traffic control devices, and driver information systems) operated by City of Melbourne that monitor and controls traffic.
City of Ocala Field EquipmentRepresents the ITS field equipment (traffic controllers, detectors, traffic control devices, and driver information systems) operated by the City of Ocala that monitor and controls traffic.
City of Orlando Field EquipmentRepresents the ITS field equipment (traffic controllers, detectors, CCTV, traffic control devices, and driver information systems) operated by the City of Orlando that monitor and controls traffic.
City of Winter Park Field EquipmentRepresents the ITS field equipment operated by City of Winter Park, such as traffic controllers, detectors, traffic control devices, and driver information systems that monitor and controls traffic.
County and Local Field EquipmentGeneric element representing smaller county and local ITS roadside field equipment not specifically enumerated in other inventory elements. This suggests that these traffic signal systems that are widely scattered through the district should be integrated in a consistent fashion, when circumstances require. ITS field equipment may include traffic signals, vehicle detectors, CCTV cameras, dynamic message signs, etc., to control and monitor traffic.
Disney Field EquipmentRepresents the ITS field equipment (traffic controllers, detectors, traffic control devices, and driver information systems) operated by Disney on the Disney World property.
FDOT District 5 Field EquipmentRepresents the ITS field equipment operated by that is owned and operated by FDOT to manage traffic on state roads and interstates in District 5. This includes vehicle detectors, CCTV cameras, dynamic message signs, road weather information sensors, etc., to control and monitor traffic.
FDOT District 5 Infrastructure Monitoring EquipmentInfrastructure monitoring equipment including IR, cameras and motion detectors. These sensors and detectors are operated by FDOT District 5 to monitor and protect FDOT infrastructure and facilities, and not for traffic monitoring.
FTE Data Dissemination Field EquipmentRepresents the ITS field equipment operated by the Florida Turnpike Enterprise including DMSs, HARs, and other public information dissemination systems. Includes portable DMSs.
Lake County Field EquipmentRepresents the ITS field equipment (traffic controllers, detectors, traffic control devices, and driver information systems) operated by Lake County that monitor and controls traffic.
Marion County Field EquipmentRepresents the ITS field equipment (traffic controllers, detectors, traffic control devices, and driver information systems) operated by Marion County that monitor and controls traffic.
OCCC Field EquipmentRepresents the ITS field equipment (traffic controllers, detectors, traffic control devices, and driver information systems) operated by Orange County/OCCC that monitor and controls traffic.
Orange County Field EquipmentRepresents the ITS field equipment (traffic controllers, detectors, traffic control devices, and driver information systems) operated by Orange County that monitor and controls traffic.
Osceola County Field EquipmentRepresents the ITS field equipment (traffic controllers, detectors, traffic control devices, and driver information systems) located in Osceola County. ITS devices and field equipment are operated and maintained by Osceola County. Traffic controllers located at Osceola County intersections are operated by Osceola County and maintained by the City of Kissimmee through contract with Osceola County.
Seminole County Field EquipmentRepresents the ITS field equipment (traffic controllers, detectors, traffic control devices, and driver information systems) operated by Seminole County that monitor and controls traffic.
Sumter County Field EquipmentRepresents ITS field equipment operated by Sumter County.
Volusia County Field EquipmentRepresents the ITS field equipment (traffic controllers, detectors, traffic control devices, and driver information systems) operated by Volusia County that monitor and controls traffic.
Roadway Payment
CFX Toll PlazasElectronic toll collection equipment, E.g., tag readers, toll booth equipment, lane curtains, etc., on CFX roadways.
Express Lane Open Road Tolling EquipmentThis element represents the on-the-road equipment used to provide open road tolling on express lanes.
FTE Sunpass Toll Collection SystemElectronic toll collection roadway equipment. e.g., tag readers, toll booth equipment, lane curtains, etc., operated by the Florida Turnpike Enterprise.
Security Monitoring
FDOT District 5 Infrastructure Monitoring EquipmentInfrastructure monitoring equipment including IR, cameras and motion detectors. These sensors and detectors are operated by FDOT District 5 to monitor and protect FDOT infrastructure and facilities, and not for traffic monitoring.
Orlando Intermodal CenterCenters are planned for several locations in and around Orlando. Supported by LYNX, taxi, private bus, and other possibilities like commuter rail, Greyhound.
Other FDOT District Infrastructure Monitoring EquipmentInfrastructure monitoring equipment including IR, cameras and motion detectors. These sensors and detectors are operated by other FDOT Districts to monitor and protect FDOT infrastructure and facilities, not for traffic monitoring, but allows other FDOT traffic management centers to view their data.
Transit Facility Security Monitoring SystemThe surveillance systems and emergency notification systems that can be used to improve security in transit terminals and other public areas.
Traffic Management
Brevard County Traffic Operations CenterThis staffed operational center controls traffic signals and other associated traffic management devices for Brevard County.
CFX Expressway Management SystemRepresents the CFX ITS system used for expressway management.
City of Daytona Beach Traffic Management CenterThis staffed operational center controls traffic signals and other associated traffic management devices for Daytona Beach.
City of Maitland Traffic Operations CenterThis staffed operational center controls traffic signals and other associated traffic management devices for the city of Maitland.
City of Melbourne Traffic Operations CenterThis staffed operational center controls traffic signals and other associated traffic management devices for the city of Melbourne.
City of Ocala Traffic Management CenterThis staffed operational center controls traffic signals and other associated traffic management devices for the City of Ocala.
City of Orlando EMCThe City of Orlando Event Management Center is a separate mini-TMC for major downtown events. The EMC is a fusion center that has a traffic signal engineer or supervisor, as well as police and parking supervisor during major events. This EMC includes video, traffic management, and other communications.
City of Orlando Traffic Management CenterThis staffed operational center controls traffic signals and other associated traffic management devices for the City of Orlando.
City of Winter Park Traffic Operations CenterThis staffed operational center controls traffic signals and other associated traffic management devices for the city of Winter Park.
County and Local Traffic Control SystemsGeneric element representing county and municipal traffic signal control systems. These systems control traffic signals and manage other ITS traffic management devices, such as dynamic message signs, and CCTV cameras.
Disney Traffic Operations CenterThe traffic operations center that manages traffic on the Disney World property.
FDOT District 5 RTMCThe regional traffic management center that manages major roadways for Florida DOT in District 5 and interstates around Florida that are not monitored by other systems. This staffed center provides key traffic monitoring and motorist information systems for roadways (and bridges) in District 5 and around the state. It provides incident management for both planned (e.g. major sporting events) and unplanned incidents (e.g. major weather events)
FTE Operations Center (Turkey Lake)This Turnpike Enterprise operations center is located at Turkey Lake and manages Turnpike operations in the northern portion of the turnpike system. This regional TMC is staffed by both FDOT Turnpike and Florida Highway Patrol personnel.
I-4 ConcessionaireThe I-4 Concessionaire is a private contractor that operates over 21 miles of I-4, including express lanes.
Lake County TMCThe Lake County Traffic Management Center controls traffic signals and other associated traffic management devices for Lake County.
Marion County Traffic Management CenterThis staffed operational center controls traffic signals and other associated traffic management devices for Marion County.
OCCC Operations CenterThe OCCC operations center spins up during large events involving the OCCC.
Orange County Traffic Management CenterThis staffed operational center controls traffic signals and other associated traffic management devices for Orange County.
Osceola County Traffic Operations CenterThis staffed traffic management center (TMC) controls traffic signals under the jurisdiction of Osceola County and the City of Kissimmee. The TMC is also responsible for thee continuous operation of all ITS equipment located throughout Osceola County and the City of KIssimmee.
Other FDOT District TMCsRepresents FDOT TMCs in other districts. This element is used to define the interface from the region's FDOT TMC to those in other districts.
Seminole County TMCThe Seminole County Traffic Management Center (TMC) controls traffic signals and other associated traffic management devices for Seminole County.
Sumter County Traffic Operations CenterControls signals and other associated trafic management devices for Brevard County.
Volusia County Traffic Management CenterThese staffed operational centers controls traffic signals and other associated traffic management devices for Volusia County. There are two centers at Holly Hill and Deland.
Transit Management
Access LYNX Paratransit SystemsDemand response public transit that does not operate on fixed routes or schedules, offering door to door service in the District 5 Region. This includes systems for qualified users. This includes Transportation Disadvantaged Systems. In emergencies the system may be used to provide service to the general public.
All Aboard Florida Rail OperationsRepresents the future rail operations center for All Aboard Florida.
FlexBus Consortium Transit ManagementOn-Demand transit management service provided by the FlexBus Consortium. The FlexBus Consortium, made up of the cities of Altamonte Springs, Casselberry, Longwood and Maitland, provides on-demand bus transit services within their city boundaries. The City of Altamonte Springs services as transit systems coordinator, dispatch and emergency management lead for the consortium.
Inter-City Bus ServiceInter-city bus services that provide passenger bus service to and between cities in Florida.
I-RIDE Tourist Shuttle DispatchThis includes the transit operations centers that manage tourist shuttles in the Orlando region. This includes the Disney bus dispatch operation as well as other tourist shuttle dispatch centers in the region.
LakeXpress DispatchRepresents the dispatch function of Lake TCounty Transit.
Local Transit Operator SystemsThis generic element represents smaller, local and municipal transit agencies providing fixed route and paratransit service in the region. This element also represents the systems that provide operations, maintenance, customer information, planning and management functions for the transit agency.
LYNX Maintenance CenterThe LYNX Maintenance Center comprises maintenance facilities that perform both vehicle maintenance and dispatch maintenance vehicles. This element coordinates non-core transit vehicle maintenance with LYNX Transportation Center and outside commercial entities. This element spans distinct garage management systems.
LYNX On-Demand Transit ManagementDemand responsive transit services that operate in designated service areas without fixed schedules. Service may be offered as curb-to-curb or station-to-station. This system can operated in a shared-ride fashion where multiple requests for pickup can be accommodated on demand for qualified users. This includes transportation disadvantaged systems. In emergencies the system may be used to provide service to the general public.
LYNX Transportation CenterThe transit management center provides fixed route transit service in Orange, Osceola, and Seminole Counties serving the cities of Orlando and Kissimmee and surrounding areas. The center provides tracking and emergency response coordination services for the VTRACS vehicles, LYNX Van Pool vehicles, and LYNX On-Demand vehicles. The center provides operations, maintenance, customer information, planning and management functions for the transit property. This element spans distinct central dispatch and garage management systems.
Marion Transit Services DispatchParatransit service operated by Marion Senior Services
Polk County Transit ServicesDispatch function for Polk County Transit.
Private Maintenance ContractorsRepresents private maintenance contractors responsible for maintaining ITS field equipment and other asset management inventories. Includes the FDOT Asset Management Company, which supports FDOT for the maintenance of I-75.
Regional Transit Fare Coordination NetworkThe Regional Transit Fare Coordination Network allows regional fare coordination between Central Florida transit agencies.
SCAT Dispatch CenterCombined fixed route and paratransit dispatch center for SCAT.
School District Transportation DispatchRepresents the dispatch systems that manage school bus fleets. General ITS capabilities are included here, omitting fare management capabilities, but with increased emphasis on vehicle location and status tracking, associated security and safety systems, and the positive identification of students on the buses.
St. Lucie Community Transit SystemsThe transit operations center provides fixed route and demand-responsive transit service countywide. The center provides operations, maintenance, customer information, planning and management functions for the transit property. Also represents other related transit systems, including transit security systems, and the fare management systems.
Sumter County Transit DispatchRepresents the transit management function for Sumter County.
SunRail Operations Control CenterThe transit operations center that manages the rail transit system operating in Central Florida. The center provides operations, maintenance, customer information, planning and management functions for the transit property. Also represents other related transit systems, including transit security systems and fare management systems.
SUNTRAN Transit Dispatch CenterThe transit operations center provides fixed route transit service in the City of Ocala and Marion County. The center provides operations, maintenance, customer information and management functions for the transit property. This element spans distinct central dispatch and garage management systems.
VOTRAN Transit DispatchThe transit operations center provides fixed route transit and paratransit service to Volusia County, and provides broader service to the District 5 region in coordination with LYNX transit. The center provides operations, maintenance, customer information, planning and management functions for the transit property.
VTRACS Transit ManagementCollectively, the systems used to support the VTRACS program. Components include benefits qualification systems, payment systems, scheduling and dispatch systems, and maintenance systems.
Transit Vehicle
Access LYNX Paratransit VehiclesRepresents the ITS equipment installed on the transit vehicles that are owned and operated by Access LYNX on its shuttle services that do not operate on fixed routes or schedules, offering door to door service in the District 5 Region. Capabilities may include passenger counting, transit scheduling, and fare management.
All Aboard Florida VehiclesRepresents the trains operated by All Aboard Florida.
FlexBus Consortium Transit VehiclesVehicles used for on-demand transit service provided by FlexBus Consortium.
I-RIDE Tourist ShuttlesRepresents the ITS equipment installed on the shuttle vehicles that are owned and operated for I-RIDE. Capabilities may include passenger counting, transit scheduling, and fare management.
LakeXpress VehiclesRepresents the ITS equipment installed on the transit vehicles that are owned and operated by Lake County Transit. Capabilities may include passenger counting, transit scheduling, and fare management.
Local Transit Operators VehiclesRepresents the ITS equipment installed on the transit vehicles that are owned and operated by the local transit agencies. Capabilities may include passenger counting, transit scheduling, and fare information.
LYNX Bike ShareThe LYNX Bike Share program is part of the multimodal offering of transportation options in Central Florida. The Bike Share program uses smartbikes that provide location and availability data through a wireless interface.
LYNX On-Demand Transit VehiclesThis element represents the ITS equipment installed on the transit vehicles that are owned and operated by LYNX (or its subcontractors) for its On-Demand service that operates as demand response vehicles, offering designated transit stop to stop or curb to curb service for the District 5 Region. Capabilities may include AVL, CAD systems, MDTs, passenger counting, transit scheduling, fare management, on-board DMS, CCTV and silent alarms.
LYNX Transit VehiclesRepresents the ITS equipment installed on the fixed route transit vehicles, serving routes in Orange, Osceola, and Seminole counties, providing service to the cities of Orlando and Kissimmee and surrounding areas. Capabilities may include passenger counting, transit scheduling, and fare management.
LYNX Van PoolLYNX Commuter Van Pool Services. LYNX provides vehicles, management, including emergency management, billing and coordination.
Marion Transit VehiclesRepresents the ITS equipment installed on the fixed-route transit vehicles that are owned and operated by Marion Senior Services. Capabilities may include passenger counting, transit scheduling, and fare management.
PCTS Paratransit VehiclesRepresents the ITS equipment installed on the paratransit vehicles that are owned and operated by Polk County Transit. Capabilities may include passenger counting, transit scheduling, and fare management.
SCAT Transit VehiclesRepresents the ITS equipment installed on the fixed-route transit and paratransit vehicles that are owned and operated by the Space Coast Area Transit (SCAT). Capabilities may include passenger counting, transit scheduling, and fare management.
School BusesRepresents the ITS equipment installed on school buses servicing Florida. General ITS capabilities are included here, omitting fare management capabilities, but with increased emphasis on the positive identification of students on the buses.
Sumter County Transit VehiclesRepresents transit vehicles operated by Sumter County Transit
SunRail VehiclesRepresents SunRail transit vehicles
SUNTRAN Transit VehiclesRepresents the ITS equipment installed on the fixed route transit vehicles operated by SUNTRAN, providing service to the City of Ocala and Marion County. Capabilities include passenger counting, transit scheduling, and computer aided dispatch and automated vehicle location.
VOTRAN Transit VehiclesRepresents the ITS equipment installed on the fixed route and paratransit vehicles that are owned and operated by Volusia County. Capabilities may include passenger counting, AVL, transit scheduling, and fare management.
VTRACS Transit VehicleTransit vehicles used for transporting qualified veterans and their families through VTRACS program. Transit vehicles can be both government and commercial buses, vans and paratransit vehicles used for qualified veterans and their families.
Vehicle
Commercial VehiclePrivately owned commercial vehicles. Included in the architecture to cover HAZMAT incident reporting.
E-Pass TagTag used for CFX tolls.
Florida Statewide Toll TagRepresents a single toll tag for the State of Florida, which would be implemented along with a statewide tolling customer service center.
SunPass TagSunPass vehicle transponder used for electronic payment of toll and other, e.g. Airport Parking.
VehiclesRepresents the ITS elements installed on private traveler vehicles.
Archived Data User Systems
Archived Data User SystemsUsers of archived data.
FDOT Safety and Crash Data Collection SystemThis FDOT database stores crash reports and other safety-related transportation data.
Asset Management
County and Local Asset Management SystemsThis element represents asset management databases or systems operated by county or municipal agencies.
FDOT Asset Management SystemsDatabase systems used by FDOT to perform asset management.
Basic Commercial Vehicle
Commercial VehiclePrivately owned commercial vehicles. Included in the architecture to cover HAZMAT incident reporting.
Basic Vehicle
Commercial VehiclePrivately owned commercial vehicles. Included in the architecture to cover HAZMAT incident reporting.
Care Facility
Regional Medical CentersRegional hospitals and care facilities.
DMV
Florida DMV Licensing and Registration SystemVehicle registration systems of the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles. These systems provides commercial driver's license and vehicle registration in the State of Florida.
Enforcement Agency
County Sheriff DispatchGeneric element representing the county sheriff dispatch center. The dispatch center provides call taking, communications, and dispatch functions.
FDLE HeadquartersRepresents the Florida Department of Law Enforcement Office in Tallahassee that originates Amber Alerts.
FHP Troop D DispatchRepresents the dispatch center for the Florida Highway Patrol Troop D, which patrols the Central Florida Highway System. The dispatch center provides call taking, communications, and dispatch functions.
FHP Troop K DispatchRepresents the dispatch center for the Florida Highway Patrol Troop K, which patrols the FTE Highway System. The dispatch center provides call taking, communications, and dispatch functions.
Local Police DispatchGeneric element representing the local and municipal police dispatch centers. The dispatch center provides call taking, communications, and dispatch functions.
Equipment Repair Facility
County and Local Equipment Repair FacilityThis facility provides repair and maintenance services for county, local and municipal maintenance vehicles and equipment (e.g. portable DMS).
FDOT District 5 Equipment Repair FacilityThe facility provides repair and maintenance services for FDOT District 5 maintenance vehicles and equipment.
Event Promoters
Canaveral/Kennedy Space PortThis Space Port at the Kennedy Space Center is a major launch site that puts passenger and freight payloads into space. This unique extension to the Florida Architecture has several implications for the transportation system. Today its primary impact is in the commercial traffic that supports the launches and the launches themselves which are a special event that brings additional traffic congestion and incident management requirements to the region surrounding the space port.
Local Venue Event Scheduling SystemThis general system represents the convention centers, music centers, sporting facilities and other venues that regularly host events that impact traffic. Specific examples in the Southeast Florida region include the Pompano Beach Harness Track, the Gulfstream Race Track, Thomas J. White Stadium, Lockhart Stadium, and the Heron Bay Country Club. Major venues for professional sports teams (e.g., American Airlines Arena and National Car Rental Center) are specifically identified by other elements in this regional architecture.
Municipality Event Permit SystemsThis generic element represents the special permit offices and associated systems that provide permits for large public gatherings and special events in the region.
Financial Institution
Financial InstitutionsBanking and financial institutions used by ITS systems to perform various banking transactions (e.g., funds transfers, credit card account management). Financial institutions can include corporate and government accounts payable organizations that provide subsidized transportation programs or incentives.
Intermodal Freight Depot
Air Freight TerminalsRepresents regional air freight terminals.
Port CanaveralMarine terminals located in District 5.
Rail Intermodal TerminalsRepresents intermodal rail terminals used to transfer freight between commercial vehicles and rail.
Media
Newspapers, Radio, Television StationsThe numerous local media (newspaper, radio, television) stations.
Multimodal Crossings
County and Local Drawbridge SystemsMiami-based US Coast Guard determines schedule for bridge openings and closings based on marine traffic and weather conditions. Marine traffic receives information from the Coast Guard on bridge schedules. Bridge tenders working for the county and local agencies actually control the raising and lowering of the bridges. Transponders that provide bridge status information (none currently implemented) would provide this information directly to the county and local operating agencies.
Multimodal Transportation Service Provider
All Aboard Florida Rail OperationsRepresents the future rail operations center for All Aboard Florida.
Amtrak Passenger Train TerminalAmtrak passenger train terminals located in the State of Florida.
Canaveral/Kennedy Space PortThis Space Port at the Kennedy Space Center is a major launch site that puts passenger and freight payloads into space. This unique extension to the Florida Architecture has several implications for the transportation system. Today its primary impact is in the commercial traffic that supports the launches and the launches themselves which are a special event that brings additional traffic congestion and incident management requirements to the region surrounding the space port.
Daytona Beach International AirportGeneral aviation and freight airports in District 5.
Inter-City Bus ServiceInter-city bus services that provide passenger bus service to and between cities in Florida.
Melbourne International AirportThis international airport serves the city of Melbourne and Brevard County.
Orlando Intermodal CenterCenters are planned for several locations in and around Orlando. Supported by LYNX, taxi, private bus, and other possibilities like commuter rail, Greyhound.
Orlando International AirportThe major international airport serving the city of Orlando and the surrounding area.
Orlando-Sanford International AirportThis international airport serves the Orlando region.
Port CanaveralMarine terminals located in District 5.
Rail Operations CentersRepresents the operational control centers for heavy rail operators that serve Florida.
SunRail Operations Control CenterThe transit operations center that manages the rail transit system operating in Central Florida. The center provides operations, maintenance, customer information, planning and management functions for the transit property. Also represents other related transit systems, including transit security systems and fare management systems.
Other Archives
Central Florida Data WarehouseThese systems collect traffic data, crash data (including both short and long form inputs in some counties), weather date, maintenance/construction information and inventory data for each of the transportation-relevant systems in District 5.
FDOT Safety and Crash Data Collection SystemThis FDOT database stores crash reports and other safety-related transportation data.
FDOT Statewide OIS Enterprise DatabasesOperated and maintained by the FDOT Office of Information System, this is a statewide database that includes bridge inventory, roadway character inventory system, and pavement management systems.
FHP Central Data Collection SystemCollects all electronic crash reports, which are transmitted from the officer via the officer's vehicle mobile data terminal to an FHP server.
Lake-Sumter MPO Transportation Data Collection SystemThe data collection and archiving system for Lake and Sumter Counties
Local Transportation Data Collection SystemsThese systems collect traffic data, land use data, crash data (includes both short and long form inputs in some counties), and inventory data for localities, such as cities, counties, MPOs, or regional planning councils.
Ocala/Marion County TPO Data ArchiveRepresents the Ocala/Marion County TPO data archiving system.
Private Archive Data ProvidersRepresents private companies that provide data archiving capabilities, such as RITIS.
R2CTPO Data SystemRepresents the River to Sea Transportation Planning Organization data archiving system.
SCTPO Data SystemRepresents the Space Coast Transportation Planning Organization data archiving system
Other Data Sources
Rail Operations CentersRepresents the operational control centers for heavy rail operators that serve Florida.
Other Emergency Management
911 Emergency Call CentersRepresents the various county and local call taker systems that handle 911 calls. This includes the FHP, county sheriffs, and many local police call taker systems. It also includes E911 systems.
County EOCs/Warning PointsGeneric element representing county emergency operation centers (EOCs). The county EOC provides a coordinating point for the effective management of local emergencies to catastrophic events in and around the county. It is the lead organization in coordinating disaster response from a municipal level to state and federal. Recovery planning and financial assistance from the State of Florida and FEMA are established through the EOC.
County Fire EMS/Rescue DispatchGeneric element representing county fire and rescue dispatch centers. In some counties, this may include dispatching volunteer departments and EMS. The dispatch center provides call taking, communications, and dispatch functions. Note that there are multiple fire districts in some counties. In these cases, there is an overall county-wide dispatch operation that dispatches ambulances and other assets and independent dispatch operations for each of the other districts in the county.
County Sheriff DispatchGeneric element representing the county sheriff dispatch center. The dispatch center provides call taking, communications, and dispatch functions.
FDLE HeadquartersRepresents the Florida Department of Law Enforcement Office in Tallahassee that originates Amber Alerts.
FDOT District 5 Emergency Operations CenterRepresents the District Emergency Operation Center. Each FDOT district maintains its own Emergency Operations Center which is activated for major incidents that affect the district.
FDOT Statewide Transportation EOC (TEOC)FDOT's Statewide Emergency Operations Center located in Tallahassee, which is staffed only during emergencies by representatives of all allied responding agencies.
FHP Regional AdministrationFHP regional administration office.
FHP Troop K DispatchRepresents the dispatch center for the Florida Highway Patrol Troop K, which patrols the FTE Highway System. The dispatch center provides call taking, communications, and dispatch functions.
Florida Statewide EOC/Warning Point (SEOC)The state emergency operations center, located in Tallahassee that provides central command and control during major emergencies in the state of Florida. Serves as an information clearinghouse for disaster-related information. Includes a regional database containing the evacuation routes for the regional area. Includes basic primary and secondary route information.
FTE Operations Center (Turkey Lake)This Turnpike Enterprise operations center is located at Turkey Lake and manages Turnpike operations in the northern portion of the turnpike system. This regional TMC is staffed by both FDOT Turnpike and Florida Highway Patrol personnel.
Local EOCsGeneric element representing municipal and local emergency operation centers (EOCs). The Local EOC provides a coordinating point for the effective management of local emergencies to catastrophic events in and around a metropolitan area. It is the lead organization in coordinating disaster response from a municipal level to state and federal.
Local Fire/EMS DispatchGeneric element representing the local and municipal Fire Rescue and EMS dispatch centers. The dispatch center provides call taking, communications, and dispatch functions.
Local Police DispatchGeneric element representing the local and municipal police dispatch centers. The dispatch center provides call taking, communications, and dispatch functions.
Other Public Safety Communications and Dispatch CentersThis element represents the connection to other state (FHP and FDLE), County (Sheriff and Fire Rescue), and Local (municipal police and fire departments) law enforcement, fire, and EMS call taker and dispatch centers. It may include campus law enforcement providers, volunteer fire/rescue departments, federal law enforcement agencies, federal homeland security agencies, and other centers established for major incidents. This element is used in the architecture to show a consistent interface for the exchange of data between public safety systems that supports incident notification, hand-offs, resource coordination, and incident response coordination. Communication between these centers uses a mesh topology - any emergency management center can communicate directly with any other emergency management center. Note that this element also represents interfaces to emergency management centers in adjacent jurisdictions that also coordinate during major incidents.
Private/Public Ambulance DispatchDispatch center for private/public ambulance service. Currently operating out of the county dispatch centers.
Regional HAZMAT TeamRepresents regional HAZMAT response teams. May consist of local, county and/or FDOT public safety responders.
Regional Incident and Mutual Aid NetworkRegional Public Safety Communications Network.
School District Transportation DispatchRepresents the dispatch systems that manage school bus fleets. General ITS capabilities are included here, omitting fare management capabilities, but with increased emphasis on vehicle location and status tracking, associated security and safety systems, and the positive identification of students on the buses.
St. Lucie Community Transit SystemsThe transit operations center provides fixed route and demand-responsive transit service countywide. The center provides operations, maintenance, customer information, planning and management functions for the transit property. Also represents other related transit systems, including transit security systems, and the fare management systems.
VOTRAN Transit DispatchThe transit operations center provides fixed route transit and paratransit service to Volusia County, and provides broader service to the District 5 region in coordination with LYNX transit. The center provides operations, maintenance, customer information, planning and management functions for the transit property.
Other ISP
County and City Public Information SystemGeneric element representing the public information office systems that are operated by county and local governments. They provide information on road closures and other important traveler information in the region.
County Emergency Broadcast SystemsGeneric element representing information systems used to disseminate emergency information, including evacuation routes. Such systems may include sirens, telephone numbers and web sites.
Florida Human Service AgenciesRepresents the various social service agencies operated by the State of Florida. Included in the ITS architecture because they provide (para) transit voucher payments through the Florida Transportation Disadvantage Commission.
FTE Operations Center (Turkey Lake)This Turnpike Enterprise operations center is located at Turkey Lake and manages Turnpike operations in the northern portion of the turnpike system. This regional TMC is staffed by both FDOT Turnpike and Florida Highway Patrol personnel.
Local Agency Traveler Information SystemGeneric element representing the traveler information systems that are operated by local governments and agencies. They provide real-time and planned traveler information in the region through a variety of methods, including web sites, interactive telephone systems, pagers, etc.
LYNX WebsiteRepresents the website operated by LYNX that provides schedule, route, fare information, trip planning and real-time transit information.
Private Sector Traveler Information ServicesPrivate Information Service Providers of traveler information. e.g. SmartGuide, SmartRoutes, Shadow Traffic, MetroNetworks, TraffiCenter, etc...
SCAT WebsiteWebsite containing schedule, fare and route information.
School District Transportation Web SiteWeb pages containing school bus information, including routes and schedules. In the future, may include real-time bus locations, status, and other school district transportation system status to parents, students, and school district employees
VOTRAN WebsiteVOTRAN Website provides transit route and paratransit information.
Other MCM
1-800 SunshineNotification center to inform owners of buried facilities of proposed digging. One-Call System
County and City Public Information SystemGeneric element representing the public information office systems that are operated by county and local governments. They provide information on road closures and other important traveler information in the region.
County and City Roadway Maintenance and Construction SystemsGeneric element representing the road maintenance and construction systems operating in the region. This includes local, municipal and county maintenance departments.
FDOT District 5 Construction and MaintenanceThis element represents the dispatch function for the districts maintenance and construction operations.
FTE Operations Center (Turkey Lake)This Turnpike Enterprise operations center is located at Turkey Lake and manages Turnpike operations in the northern portion of the turnpike system. This regional TMC is staffed by both FDOT Turnpike and Florida Highway Patrol personnel.
Other County and City MaintenanceRepresents the maintenance systems and maintenance dispatch for other counties. This element is used to define the interface from the region's public works departments to those in other districts.
Other FDOT District Maintenance and ConstructionRepresents the maintenance systems and maintenance dispatch for other FDOT Districts. This element is used to define the interface from the region's FDOT Maintenance and Construction functions to those in other districts.
Other Traffic Management
City of Daytona Beach Traffic Management CenterThis staffed operational center controls traffic signals and other associated traffic management devices for Daytona Beach.
City of Maitland Traffic Operations CenterThis staffed operational center controls traffic signals and other associated traffic management devices for the city of Maitland.
City of Ocala Traffic Management CenterThis staffed operational center controls traffic signals and other associated traffic management devices for the City of Ocala.
City of Orlando Traffic Management CenterThis staffed operational center controls traffic signals and other associated traffic management devices for the City of Orlando.
City of Winter Park Traffic Operations CenterThis staffed operational center controls traffic signals and other associated traffic management devices for the city of Winter Park.
County and Local Traffic Control SystemsGeneric element representing county and municipal traffic signal control systems. These systems control traffic signals and manage other ITS traffic management devices, such as dynamic message signs, and CCTV cameras.
Disney Traffic Operations CenterThe traffic operations center that manages traffic on the Disney World property.
FDOT District 5 RTMCThe regional traffic management center that manages major roadways for Florida DOT in District 5 and interstates around Florida that are not monitored by other systems. This staffed center provides key traffic monitoring and motorist information systems for roadways (and bridges) in District 5 and around the state. It provides incident management for both planned (e.g. major sporting events) and unplanned incidents (e.g. major weather events)
FDOT Statewide ITS WAN/C2C InfrastructureRepresents the Center-to-Center (C2C) infrastructure, via the Statewide ITS Wide Area Network (WAN) that connects the Regional Transportation Management Centers (RTMCs) and Transportation Management Centers (TMCs) operated by FDOT in the State of Florida.
FTE Operations Center (Turkey Lake)This Turnpike Enterprise operations center is located at Turkey Lake and manages Turnpike operations in the northern portion of the turnpike system. This regional TMC is staffed by both FDOT Turnpike and Florida Highway Patrol personnel.
Orange County Traffic Management CenterThis staffed operational center controls traffic signals and other associated traffic management devices for Orange County.
Other FDOT District TMCsRepresents FDOT TMCs in other districts. This element is used to define the interface from the region's FDOT TMC to those in other districts.
Volusia County Traffic Management CenterThese staffed operational centers controls traffic signals and other associated traffic management devices for Volusia County. There are two centers at Holly Hill and Deland.
Other Transit Management
FlexBus Consortium Transit ManagementOn-Demand transit management service provided by the FlexBus Consortium. The FlexBus Consortium, made up of the cities of Altamonte Springs, Casselberry, Longwood and Maitland, provides on-demand bus transit services within their city boundaries. The City of Altamonte Springs services as transit systems coordinator, dispatch and emergency management lead for the consortium.
Inter-City Bus ServiceInter-city bus services that provide passenger bus service to and between cities in Florida.
I-RIDE Tourist Shuttle DispatchThis includes the transit operations centers that manage tourist shuttles in the Orlando region. This includes the Disney bus dispatch operation as well as other tourist shuttle dispatch centers in the region.
LakeXpress DispatchRepresents the dispatch function of Lake TCounty Transit.
Polk County Transit ServicesDispatch function for Polk County Transit.
Regional Transit Fare Coordination NetworkThe Regional Transit Fare Coordination Network allows regional fare coordination between Central Florida transit agencies.
SCAT Dispatch CenterCombined fixed route and paratransit dispatch center for SCAT.
School District Transportation DispatchRepresents the dispatch systems that manage school bus fleets. General ITS capabilities are included here, omitting fare management capabilities, but with increased emphasis on vehicle location and status tracking, associated security and safety systems, and the positive identification of students on the buses.
St. Lucie Community Transit SystemsThe transit operations center provides fixed route and demand-responsive transit service countywide. The center provides operations, maintenance, customer information, planning and management functions for the transit property. Also represents other related transit systems, including transit security systems, and the fare management systems.
Veterans ServicesSocial services agencies that represent veterans affairs. Coordinates with other transit management agencies to provide veteran-specific transit.
VOTRAN Transit DispatchThe transit operations center provides fixed route transit and paratransit service to Volusia County, and provides broader service to the District 5 region in coordination with LYNX transit. The center provides operations, maintenance, customer information, planning and management functions for the transit property.
Rail Operations
Rail Operations CentersRepresents the operational control centers for heavy rail operators that serve Florida.
SunRail Operations Control CenterThe transit operations center that manages the rail transit system operating in Central Florida. The center provides operations, maintenance, customer information, planning and management functions for the transit property. Also represents other related transit systems, including transit security systems and fare management systems.
Surface Transportation Weather Service
Private/Public Weather Information ProvidersThis element represents the variety of public and private weather services that provide weather forecasts and real-time weather information.
Traveler Card
Electronic Payment CardA card used by a traveler to pay for transportation-related services (e.g., parking fees, transit fares, traveler services).
E-Pass TagTag used for CFX tolls.
SunPass TagSunPass vehicle transponder used for electronic payment of toll and other, e.g. Airport Parking.
Wayside Equipment
Railroad Operators Wayside EquipmentGrade crossing equipment operated by the railroads which provides driver warnings and notifies adjacent traffic control equipment of approaching trains.
Weather Service
National Hurricane Center Info. SystemThis system provides information to the public by issuing watches, warnings, forecasts, and analyses of hazardous weather conditions in the tropics.
National Weather ServiceNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration regional field office.
Private/Public Weather Information ProvidersThis element represents the variety of public and private weather services that provide weather forecasts and real-time weather information.