Category: Congestion

  • Drive on Purpose

    May 21, 2021
    Granted, a percentage of drivers on the road, right now, because they must be someplace at a specific time. Certain employers…
  • Traffic Problems? Just “Flip the Switch!”

    April 30, 2021
    And 2 to implement today — ALSO 1 bonus tip if you read this before midnight tonight! You get the idea. Random…
  • Rush Hour Addiction

    March 19, 2021
    Daily fluctuations in traffic are somewhat predictable. Exceptions include unusual proximity to factories, schools, event centers, or Amazon warehouses. And…
  • Untrue Traffic Fiction

    November 27, 2020
    The Universe is Expanding — Hang in There If you ask a dozen people to name their number one traffic…
  • Drive-Through Lines are Longer

    October 27, 2020
    COVID By-Products Have you noticed how congested restaurant drive-throughs have become? In fact, if you rearrange the letters in the…
  • Top 8 Traffic Wonderments

    September 25, 2020
    (This is a 2-part column since there are actually 17 wonderments) (seriously) Unusual signs are one of the many topics…
  • Traffic Lessons We Learnt from COVID-19

    May 28, 2020
    Is “Learnt” Even a Real Word? My uncle has a house-cleaning business. And like many of us, he’s been working…
  • Will the Coronavirus Result in MORE Traffic?

    May 18, 2020
    There’s More Traffic Coming to an Intersection Near You! Many cities are predicting that the eventual end of the coronavirus…
  • The Magic Roundabout

    April 29, 2020
    Traffic Engineering Wizardry from 1972 The roundabout pictured above is referred to as the “Magic Roundabout.” It is located in…
  • Transportation Predictions Accelerated

    April 27, 2020
    All Good News — in the Long Run Predictions are unfolding sooner than expected. It’s interesting how crises accelerate creativity…