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A survey of drivers in Oakland County, Michigan revealed that 72 percent believe that they are better off after deployment of adaptive signal control.


May 1997
Oakland County,Michigan,United States


Summary Information

Eight-hundred drivers recently surveyed in Oakland County, Michigan saw the outlines of an even more congested future in their county, which already shares with a neighbor the strain of having the highest percentage of single-occupancy-vehicle use in the nation. Generally, the drivers said FAST-TRAC can help relieve some of the problems and definitely can contribute to safer left turns. 72 percent of the surveyed drivers said they are better off for having FAST-TRAC. Over 50 percent said they did not think it was possible to increase rush hour traffic on current roads by 20 percent.

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Source

Fast-Trac's Signal System Clear Winner for County Commuters

Published By: ITS America News

Source Date: May 1997


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Typical Deployment Locations

Metropolitan Areas

Keywords

traffic signals, adaptive signals, SCATS

Benefit ID: 2000-00111