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Thoughts about the relationships between transport and the urban area it serves

Take turns at intersections

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I just came across this video recently posted at TED. The speaker is of course right about roundabouts – and, I think, misleading about traffic circles. As long as drivers adhere to the wrong headed “priority on the right” principle, they do NOT work. But he has a neat idea for minor roads at T junctions with major roads where the “all way stop” is just daft.

Sadly WordPress does not allow me to embed this type of video.

Written by Stephen Rees

March 14, 2011 at 4:39 pm

Posted in Traffic

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