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Title:Adaptive Signal Control IV: Evaluation of the Adaptive Traffic Control System in Park City, Utah
Authors:Peter Martin, Aleksandar Stevanovic, and Ivana Vladisavljevic
University:University of Utah
Publication Date:Mar 2006
Report #:MPC-06-182
Project #:MPC-251
TRID #:01030691
Keywords:arterial highways, data collection, highway traffic control, measures of effectiveness, signalized intersections, speed, stopped time delays, traffic flow, traffic simulation, travel demand, travel time



This research evaluates the effectiveness of the future Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) adaptive signal control system on the arterial street network in Park City, Utah, that experiences both everyday and unpredictable changes in traffic flow. This report contains the planned methodology for the project and the results from the "before" evaluation of the system. The results in this report represent measures of effectiveness from the traffic data collection before the ATCS is installed.

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