TRAFFIC CONTROL MECHANISMS

A GENERAL STATEMENT OF PRESENT STATUS AND RESEARCH PROCEDURE SUGGESTIONS ARE MADE ON THE FOLLOWING PROBLEMS: (1) MINIMUM SPECIFICATIONS TO ASSURE ADEQUATE UNIFORMITY; (2) WHAT CONDITIONS WARRANT TRAFFIC CONTROL SIGNALS; (3) RELATIVE EFFICIENCY OF NON-MECHANICAL AND MECHANICAL CONTROL; (4) FORMULA FOR CYCLE AND INTERNAL LENGTHS; (5) RELATIVE EFFICIENCY OF VARIOUS TYPES OF COORDINATION; (6) ECONOMIC COST OF TRAFFIC DELAY; (7) UNIFORM COST ACCOUNTING METHOD FOR TRAFFIC CONTROL SIGNAL INSTALLATION; (8) ADMINISTRATIVE CONTROL OF TRAFFIC CONTROL SIGNALS.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 10, pp 210-217; part of Report of Committee on Highway Traffic
  • Authors:
    • Mcclintock, M
    • Blanchard, A H
  • Publication Date: 1931

Media Info

  • Monograph Title: Proceedings of the Tenth Annual Meeting of the Highway Research Board Held at Washington, D.C. December 11-12, 1930
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00225816
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Jun 1 1971 12:00AM