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Traffic Managment

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America has a 70-year tradition of 20 and 30-year plans.  That’s fine for project programming, but bad for corridor preservation.  What worked well enough for the last “horizon year” suddenly stops working in the next one. But by the time you realize “we could really use more through-streets, more multimodal…

There are seven strategies for dealing with traffic congestion. And ironically, they’re different than the more famous 7-D’s of VMT reduction! The most common “Direct” approach, or “Build your way out” approach, usually equates to increasing capacity directly on the facility in question. However there are other “D-strategies” to evaluate before…