MESSAGE SIGNS, VALUABLE INFORMATION : ITS WORLD INVESTIGATES THREE LOCATIONS WHERE MESSAGE SIGNS MAY HELP TO IMPROVE TRAFFIC FLOW AND POSSIBLY PREVENT ACCIDENTS

This article describes the application of variable message sign (VMS) technology at three locations: 1) Duluth and St. Cloud, Minnesota; Albuquerque, New Mexico; and, New Orleans, Louisiana. The Duluth application involves a modular and interchangeable message sign system. The Albuquerque application involves eight message signs that are being use in a road reconstruction work zone. The New Orleans application features a hybrid message sign technology that is able to accommodate harsh environmental conditions.

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    • Publication Date: July/August 2000
  • Publication Date: 2000

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00801374
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: UC Berkeley Transportation Library
  • Files: PATH
  • Created Date: Nov 7 2000 12:00AM