Complexity of Traffic Congestion

Complexity of Traffic Congestion - In addition, there has...

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Complexity of Traffic Congestion Traffic congestion is a societal issue that involves all members of the society. The problem of traffic congestion cuts across jurisdictional boundaries and hence to achieve an effective management plan, it requires collaborative effort from the different parties involved. It is caused a combination of factors which cannot be tackled individually. For example, the level of socio-economic development of the city and its historical urban planning. As such it will require a plan that encompasses different aspects of the problem.
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Unformatted text preview: In addition, there has yet to be a single approach best suited to addressing congestion. Implementation of a potential solution may require a general consensus to be reached by the society at large. A large support base will essentially translate to a wide participation from the public which will in turn ensure acceptability and smooth execution of the final policies. This is analogous to allowing people to have stake in policy making and abide by the policies....
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This note was uploaded on 01/25/2011 for the course EE 1001 taught by Professor Panda during the Spring '10 term at National University of Singapore.

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