Approaches to Achieve Sustainability in Traffic Management

Megacities over the developing world have been facing increased traffic problems, including congestion, pollution and accidents, which strongly call for a sustainable traffic management with clearly predefined goals and objectives. This paper aims to set a framework for traffic management and Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) applications in urban areas to help address the traffic problems at regional level. Ten potential approaches to achieve sustainability in traffic management are formulated based on international experience. The paper highlights the role, functions and applications of ITS in the various approaches to achieve sustainability.

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  • Accession Number: 01606882
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 5 2016 2:41PM