• Traffic Control The Need For Change
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    Traffic Control: The Need For Change As the population of the United States dramatically increases and the number of vehicles on the nation's roads and highways skyrockets, new methods of traffic control and organization have become necessary, by utilizing new methods of transportation or by revising the current system. In the past 15 years, the number of vehicles on American roads has increased 41. 9%, the number of licensed drivers has increased 29. 3%, but the size of the general population h...
  • Traffic Congestion Gondomar Investment Sector
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    Economics - Traffic Congestion city problems traffic street transportation Gondomar and Bayona National Income 1. Traffic Congestion If a city council faces severe problems with traffic congestion, a knowledge will benefit all parties. It is this I will debate in the lines to come. When traffic is a problem in a city, all sorts of means of transportation can be included, but it is mainly cars which seem tobe the problem. Therefor raising gasolin prices (by putting an extra tax on them) should in...
  • Modern Urban Transportation Alternatives
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    Recently I went on an adventure around Europe and visited three major cities: Paris; Amsterdam; and Berlin. Throughout my travels I used many different forms of transport to get around including trains, buses, cars, ferries, and my own two feet. It was such a central theme to my adventure that I decided to research transportation within urban areas for this report. It has long been a challenge to human kind to get from point A to point B. In the early days of humanity, people were limited to the...
  • Contemporary Performance Issue Wells Par
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    A Contemporary Performance Issue Commuting is a perfect example of a contemporary performance issue, "traffic congestion can steal valuable time from employees' personal lives" (Wells par. 1). The typical employee is concerned with the time lost in commuting to work and not spent at home with their family. The family could be spouse, children, pets, parents, siblings etc... If your everyday lifestyle started with the concern and time wasted just for commuting to and from work, you already starte...
  • Package Delivery Traffic Time Solution
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    Executive Overview There is a definite desire for better traffic data to give drivers more choice and control for avoiding traffic congestion. And what's more, today there is no viable solution to alleviate the unnecessary aggravation and minimize the loss of valuable time & money. Interviewing a sample of commuter, taxi, and package delivery drivers identified a demand for timely and readily available traffic related congestion information. Package delivery, taxi / shuttle , rental car, and com...