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Design Guide for Addressing Nonrecurrent Congestion

Overview

This document classifies highway design treatments that may be used to reduce nonrecurrent congestion and improve the reliability of urban and rural freeways.

This product is accompanied by a report titled Identification and Evaluation of the Cost-Effectiveness of Highway Design Features to Reduce Nonrecurrent Congestion and an Analysis Tool for Design Treatments to Address Nonrecurrent Congestion.

Source Organization Location

Washington
,
DC

Operations Area of Practice

    Roadway Geometric Design
    Risk Management
    Life Cycle Asset Management
    Planning for Operations
    Economic and Investment Analysis Tools
    Cost / Benefit Analysis
    Hazard Identification

Organizational Capability Element

    Project Development
    Programming/Budget/Funding
    Scoping
    Roadway Geometric Design

Content Type

Informational Product

Role in Organization

Transportation Planner
Senior Engineer
Researcher/Academic
Principal Engineer
Manager / First Line Supervisor
Engineer
Senior Manager

Publishing Organization

SHRP2 Program

Objective

Learning
Prioritization

Document Downloads

Prime Contractor
MRI Global and HDR Engineering, Inc.
Author
Ingrid B. Potts,
Douglas W. Harwood,
Jessica M. Hutton, et al.
Issue Date
Publication Number
S2-L07-RR-2
ISBN Number
978-0-309-27369-5