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Road Management & Engineering Journal
June 24, 1997
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Intersections Without Traffic Signals Symposium July 21-23, 1997

The University of Idaho in Moscow, Idaho will sponsor the Third International Symposium on Intersections Without Traffic Signals to be held July 21-23 at the DoubleTree Hotel Lloyd Center in downtown Portland, Oregon.

The symposium will kick off Monday, July 21, at 7:30 a.m. with registration and continental breakfast. Session topics for Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday include: country reports (from the Netherlands, Germany, India, Sweden, U.S.A. Japan, Finland, Brazil, Switzerland, Poland, Australia, and South Africa), access management, capacity and delay computations, roundabouts, simulation models, safety, capacity and delay computations, design and control decisions, and setting a new research agenda for unsignalized intersections.

Following the symposium and running from July 23-26, the Transportation Research Board Highway Capacity Committee will hold their summer meeting. The meeting will offer guided technical tours of Portland's Light Rail System and Neighborhood Traffic Management and Traffic Calming Program.

For further information on the Intersections Without Traffic Signals symposium, call the University of Idaho Conferences and Events at 1-888-884-3246 Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time or register on-line at http://www.uidaho.edu/ncatt/register. Early registration (postmarked by June 20) is $285. After June 20, the fee is $315, and no refunds will be made after June 30, 1997.

For information on the TRB Highway Capacity Committee Meeting, call Kittelson & Associates, Inc. at (503) 228-5230 or visit their web page at http://www.kittelson.com/hcqs/.



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