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Adjusting traffic lights on the busy streets of the city where there are schools, kindergartens, museums, theatres, offices and shopping centers. This does not affect the traffic. Pedestrians also get more time to cross the street.
The operation of traffic lights optimized for another 14 pedestrian crossings in September. At the request of Muscovites, and the six zebras reduced the time waiting for the green light for an eight — increased the duration of the green light.
“We regularly optimize traffic signals on busy streets where there are schools, kindergartens, museums, theaters, offices, large shopping centres and much more. Getting around the city should be convenient to pedestrians, drivers, passengers of public transport. Therefore, when adjusting the operating mode of the devices we take into account the traffic flow. The changes do not affect the traffic. Pedestrians won’t have to wait long for a green signal of a traffic light — they have more time to cross the street”, — said the Deputy head of the Center for organization of traffic (TSODD) Dmitry Gorshkov.
For example, at the intersection of Vyatka and 1st streets of the hamlet increased the duration of the permissive signal of a traffic light for pedestrians seven seconds from 13 to 20 seconds. And on the street Priorova, near the house 20/9 now you do not need to wait long for a green light — waiting time reduced by 19 seconds (from 58 to 39 seconds).
Where the changed operation mode of traffic lights
The duration of the green light increased at pedestrian crossings at the following addresses:
Izmailovsky highway — the Homeless street
— Bolshaya Pirogovskaya street — lane holzunova
— Vyatskaya street 1-ya khutorskaya street
— Projected passage № 2139 — Projected passage № 2305
— The village Kokoshkino, street Country, the house 3
— Landyshevaya street — Kurkinskoe shosse
Proezd Dezhneva Reserve street
— Sayan street, house 15, building 1.
The waiting time for the green signal was reduced at crossings at:
— Altuf’evskoe shosse street Prishvina
the Priorova street house 20/9
— 11-ya Parkovaya street Upper Pervomayskaya street
— 3-ya Parkovaya street Upper Pervomayskaya street
— 9-I Park street Upper Pervomayskaya street
— Nosovihinskoe highway, Jubilee Avenue.
In addition, in Moscow there were two controlled pedestrian crossing. Zebra has organized at the intersection of Putilkovskoe highway with 1-m Mitinsky pereulok, as well as on green street, near the house 20.
Appeals regarding the regulation of the operation of traffic lights take on mos.ru and a single transport portal as well as the formal groups, that is, USING social networks. In addition, citizens can offer their ideas to road coordinators TMS. To hold a meeting, you need to apply on the center’s website.
At the request of residents in 2013 the operation of traffic lights has been changed by more than a thousand pedestrian crossings.
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