Case Study No. 19: Traffic Calming, Auto-Restricted Zones and Other Traffic Management Techniques - Their Effects on Bicycling and Pedestrians

National Bicycling and Walking Study

Federal Highway Administration

Seven issues regarding traffic calming are discussed. They are traffic-calming goals, need and support for traffic calming, benefits to bicyclists and pedestrians, potential opposition, costs and benefits, traffic-calming effects, and new concepts.

This report is one of twenty-four reports in the National Bicycling and Walking Study series.

Filed in: Community Problems and Solutions, Engineering, Plans and Policies

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