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Unformatted text preview: This would let cars and trucks pass freely creating a continuous flow of traffic with no congestion. The other cause of traffic congestion is the large amount of traffic lights on and around campus. When you have 4 traffic lights separating each other by less than 5 feet and one is green while the other is red and right when that turns green the next one turns red, this will definitely cause traffic congestion. They should eliminate some traffic lights and create four way stop signs for the places that aren’t as busy all the time. Also, the traffic light stays green one way for a really long time, but perpendicular it stays green for a short time. When there is a back up of cars and the light stays green for a short time, then all the cars will not go through at one time causing an even greater backup of cars. Traffic congestion is a big part as to why we are always getting to places late so we need to fix this problem to make life easier for everyone....
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- Spring '11
- Road, Traffic light, Traffic congestion, Lindsey Aronoff