RES2021-10: Rapid Emergency Evacuation Planning Assessment for Tourist Attractions and Isolated Communities

The purpose of the project is to develop an easy-to-use evacuation planning tool for smaller and less resource-rich communities and municipalities. A modeling tool dubbed T-REX, or Tennessee Rapid Evacuation MicroSimlation, will be developed and demonstrated using actual locales in Tennessee with fitting scenarios.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $ 194629
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  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Tennessee Department of Transportation

    James K. Polk Building
    Fifth and Deaderick Street
    Nashville, TN  United States  37243-0349
  • Project Managers:

    Laaser, Sue

  • Performing Organizations:

    University of Tennessee, Knoxville

    Knoxville, TN  United States 
  • Principal Investigators:

    Han, Lee

  • Start Date: 20200901
  • Expected Completion Date: 20220831
  • Actual Completion Date: 20220831
  • USDOT Program: Transportation, Planning, Research, and Development

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01754304
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Tennessee Department of Transportation
  • Contract Numbers: RES2021-10
  • Files: RIP, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Oct 7 2020 11:52AM