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Citing safety concerns, DOT to remove neon heart tribute on Egan Drive

...the anonymously drawn eye-catching commemoration, reporting it was a distraction to drivers. The DOT's safety traffic engineers then deemed it unsafe due to its proximity to a busy intersection and the high number of drivers observed "rubbernecking...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-09-16/citing-safety-concerns-dot-remove-neon-
Local
N. Douglas drivers are warned not to stop at roundabout

...seem too polite for the roundabout that opened in August on the Douglas side of the bridge, according to a state traffic engineer. "North Douglas drivers should not be stopping in the middle of the rotary," said Carolyn Morehouse, Alaska...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090805/loc_20050908016.shtml
News
Head examination for traffic engineers

As much as I hate to interject a new topic into the steady stream of letters against President Bush and the war in Iraq, there is another important issue that makes my blood boil.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121405/let_20051214019.shtml
Opinion
Commission reviews plans for new school

...commissioners heard from city planners, architects and traffic engineers Tuesday. In February, the commission should consider...increased traffic. Mike Read, a Seattle-based traffic engineer working on the project, said many people use Riverside...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121703/loc_school.shtml
News
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...signs are in the test phase and are not yet ready for permanent placement. During the last several months, our traffic engineers have been testing several designs of the sign for readability at high speeds. The only way to do that is to put...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071999/Ope_reganltr.shtml
Officials prepare for winter traffic

...work for capacity reasons," he said. "We have more traffic than we can handle." Menzies said the state's traffic engineers are telling him it is not necessary to further reduce the construction zone speed limit from 45 miles per hour...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102507/loc_20071025019.shtml
News
Cops vs. wheels

...park might be considered in addition to the recently built skate park on Mendenhall Loop Road. Since May, retired traffic engineer Roger Allington has spent every Wednesday, 8 a.m. to noon, staffing the park's information booth. ``I have...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071599/Loc_skaters.html
Local
Scenic byways signs are still being tested

...signs are in the test phase and are not yet ready for permanent placement. During the last several months, our traffic engineers have been testing several designs of the sign for readability at high speeds. The only way to do that is to put...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071999/Ope_reganltr.html
Opinion
Seward Highway neighbors seek speed limit drop to 45 mph

...meeting to ask the state to lower the speed limit from Milepost 100 at Bird to Milepost 104.5 at Indian. State traffic engineer Scott Thomas and Ron Martindale, highway safety improvement coordinator, plan to study traffic in the area next...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122209/sta_538278240.shtml
Traffic woes pose Catch-22 for Riverside

...directly through to Back Loop Road. The real solution is to get traffic off Riverside Drive, said Roger Allington, a traffic engineer on the Juneau Planning Commission. One answer is to improve Mendenhall Loop Road so more people would use it, he...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/101200/Loc_Traffic.html
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