Posts Tagged "Minnesota"

Roundabouts in Action

Posted by on May 31, 2013 in Blog, News | 0 comments

The citizens and officials in Minnesota are singing the praises of roundabouts; the state currently has more than 100, and statistics show a significant drop in vehicular crashes since they embraced roundabout intersections as an alternative to the traditional stop or signal controlled options. As quoted in the Duluth News Tribune, Ken Johnson of the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) says “the data shows” that roundabouts “are the safest intersections” Minnesota has. Initial reservations some had about the intersections proved to be short lived as...

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