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|Publication Number: FHWA-HRT-09-005 Date: Jul/Aug 2009|
Publication Number: FHWA-HRT-09-005
Issue No: Vol. 73 No. 1
Date: Jul/Aug 2009
by Rebecca Crowe, Raquel G. Rivas, and Kathy Norcross Watts
This nationwide program is helping reduce traffic congestion while tackling several other societal issues by encouraging children to walk or bicycle to class safely.
by Carl K. Andersen
An expert symposium cosponsored by FHWA looked at the use of color in conveying safety messages, particularly in highway applications.
by Amanda Sullivan and Amy Danberg
WSDOT takes on current challenges and anticipates new ones in a project to improve the I-90 corridor over the Cascades.
by Ramanujan Jagannathan, Warren Hughes, and Joe G. Bared
These preliminary observations discuss the operational benefits and potential safety of displaced left-turn intersections.
by Matthew J. DeMarco, Scott A. Anderson, and Amit Armstrong
FHWA kicks off an inventory program for roadway support structures to assist management efforts at the National Park Service.