External Link: http://onlinepubs.trb.org/onlinepubs/nchrp/nchrp_rpt_666.pdf
Year Published: 2010
Publisher: Federal Highway Administration

This report describes the methods State DOTs use for setting performance targets. It also emphasizes how choosing metrics that provide the most relevant information to the agencies using them can bolster decision-making with regard to performance target setting. The report includes numerous case studies of State DOTs analyzing their data and information need and factors in their overall decision making.

Related Components: Component 2: Target Setting, Component C: Data Management, Component D: Data Usability and Analysis Capabilities
Related TPM Areas: General, System Performance