CONTINUOUS TWO-WAY LEFT TURN MEDIAN LANES: AN EFFECTIVE TSM OPTION

The paper presents the results of a study which was designed to review previous studies related to traffic operations of left turn lanes, collect and analyze data for evaluating the operational characteristics of left turn facilities, identify relationships and characteristics of accidents associated with left turn lanes, and develop guidelines for design and operational decisions regarding median treatments.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Compendium Technical Paper 49th Annual Meeting Institute of Transportation Engineers, Toronto, September 23-27, 1979.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE)

    Washington, DC  United States 
  • Authors:
    • Walton, CCM
    • Machemehl, R B
  • Publication Date: 1979

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  • Accession Number: 00329606
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 21 1981 12:00AM