Traffic Tidbits: 23 August 2007

Internal Documents from MnDOT About I 35W Bridge Maintenance: The Star Tribune of Minneapolis/St. Paul is digging into the recent history of bridge maintenance activities and decisions.

China Trying Dictatorial Traffic Congestion Solutions: Want to cut traffic congestion?  Just ban 50% of the vehicles from the road.  It certainly cuts down on the need for driver incentives.  As it turns out, it might not make much difference.

Kerfuffle on the Zakim Bridge in Boston: Some of the plates that attach the cables on this cable-stayed bridge are a bit warped, raising questions about safety.

Urban Transportation Report Card: Streetsblog discusses the urban transportation report card, a listing of the carbon-friendliness of some American cities.

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