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Feb 20

Rethinking Road Design

Posted on February 20, 2015 at 3:11 PM by Jason Vincent

Nationally, road designers are realizing that how a road is designed: it's width, number of lanes, etc., influences driver behavior. Wider roads result in higher speeds. While enforcement can deter some speed violations, there are not enough law enforcement officers to cover all of the roads in the city. 

Here is an image of how design matters via Strong Towns: