traffic http://kcur.org en The Science Of Street Traffic http://kcur.org/post/science-street-traffic <p>As populations continue to grow in urban areas, the demand for a more efficient traffic system has been brought to the forefront of modern transportation issues. There is simply not enough room to add more lanes to highways or to build new roads.</p><p>Innovative updates to existing infrastructures are a work in progress right here in our backyard. Today we discuss what is being done to allow for safer and faster transportation in our cities.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Guest:</strong></p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 22:00:35 +0000 Laura Ziegler, Matthew Long-Middleton & Kate Baxendale 51398 at http://kcur.org Plan To Remove Traffic Lights On Hold For Now http://kcur.org/post/plan-remove-traffic-lights-hold-now <p>Drivers may have noticed some changes on the roadways. At 37 intersections across the metro traffic lights are flashing red or yellow and they’re not broken. The Public Works Department is planning to change out unwarranted stop lights to stop signs, but this plan is facing resistance from the city council and residents.</p> Mon, 22 Oct 2012 23:18:38 +0000 Suzanne Hogan 26403 at http://kcur.org Plan To Remove Traffic Lights On Hold For Now Top Of The Morning News: Monday, June 11, 2012 http://kcur.org/post/top-morning-news-monday-june-11-2012 <p>Political candidates rush to get their names on the primary ballot in Kansas, and construction starts on Interstate 70 this week.&nbsp; It&rsquo;s a daily digest of headlines from KCUR.</p><p> Mon, 11 Jun 2012 13:17:14 +0000 Maria Carter 19166 at http://kcur.org