1. What other potential contributors to traffic issues exist?
incidents, poor signal timing, possible vehicle/pedestrian conflicts if high pedestrian volumes, extra trips “around the block” for vehicles because no information on parking availability.
2. What are the transportation or ITS needs for this area?
coordinated signal timing, TMC…[Read more]
Greg Morris replied to the topic Week 3 Exercise – Try on the Hat of a Division Specialist in the forum Corridor Management Approach to Operations 5 years, 3 months ago
I-85 and parallel arterials US 23 and US 29 outside Atlanta.
Need: More capacity especially during peak periods. Incident during peak can overload parallel routes – need coordination of areterial signal systems to handle extra traffic when I-85 congested due to incident.
Solution: Adaptive signals that could respond to extra traffic by giving…[Read more]
Greg Morris replied to the topic Week 1 Exercise – Corridor Management Overview Case Study in the forum Corridor Management Approach to Operations 5 years, 4 months ago
Strategies: managed lanes (varying price and direction), travel times postings (transit vs car), possibly variable speed limits
Performance measures: Travel times, transit ridership
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