Urban Street Horizontal Curve Design in the US

This paper examines the historical development of low-speed urban horizontal curve design and the assumptions incorporated. It reviews related issues and recent research applicable to low-speed horizontal curve design in urban environments. It raises questions concerning what percentile speed and what friction factors are most appropriate for this setting.


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: CD-ROM
  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 20p
  • Monograph Title: 3rd International Symposium on Highway Geometric Design, June 29-July 1, 2005, Chicago, Illinois: Compendium of Papers CD-ROM

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01004396
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Sep 29 2005 1:18PM