CONTROLLING THE MASSES : THE NEED TO GET 300,000 VISITORS A DAY TO EXPO 2000 HAS INSPIRED A PIONEERING EXPERIMENT IN ALTERNATING SINGLE- DIRECTION HIGHWAY MANAGEMENT

This article describes efforts in Hannover, Germany, in preparing for the arrival of Expo 2000. Focus is on turning a highway into a reversible one-way route during peak hours. This involves a system which consists of variable message signs, traffic lights, CCTV cameras, gates, and illuminated lane markings.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Publication Date: November/December 1999
  • Authors:
    • HOOK, PATRICK
  • Publication Date: 1999

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00791686
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: UC Berkeley Transportation Library
  • Files: PATH
  • Created Date: May 5 2000 12:00AM