INTRODUCTION TO TRAFFIC PRACTICES: A GUIDEBOOK FOR LOCAL AGENCIES

The purpose of this guidebook is to provide local officials with some insight into the answers to typical traffic engineering questions which arise. The book is divided into 16 chapters which include discussions on studies and records, stop signs, speed limits, school crossings, traffic signs, pavement markings, parking, flashing beacons, traffic signals, street lighting, railroad crossings, driveways, commercial development, turn restrictions, one-way streets, and traffic ordinances.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This edition (second) was sponsored through the Technology Transfer Assistance Program. Three pamphlets - on traffic signals, flashing beacons, and speed limits - are included. The primary author of the 1st edition of this publication was William F. Bunte. Don James was responsible for updating and providing new material to this 2nd edition.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg

    Missouri Safety Center
    Warrensburg, MO  United States  64093
  • Authors:
    • JAMES, D
  • Publication Date: 1994-12

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 159 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00724599
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Aug 19 1996 12:00AM