In Perm at the intersection of Kuibyshev and the Soviet will be organized in a circular motion
Tomorrow, August 14, at the intersection of Kuibyshev and the Soviet will change the scheme of traffic. As reported in the press service of the city administration, it will be organized in a circular motion. The diameter of the ring is small in European terms, this is a mini-ring. Today at night near the intersection install appropriate signs and marked.As told in the Perm Directorate of traffic, this will be done primarily to improve the safety of pedestrians. Kuibyshev street is now home to the street Soviet, and motorists rarely miss pedestrians. Therefore, the pilot decided to organize here a circular motion, where the priority will be to movement in a circle. Thus, Kuibyshev street and the Soviet will become equivalent. As a result, the hire of the intersection will reduce the speed. This will create a more comfortable environment for pedestrians crossing the carriageway. In addition, increase the throughput of the intersection.In the mode experiment the new organization of the movement at this intersection will operate until April 2015. If the results are successful, this experience can be extended to other intersections. Motorists are asked the first time to be more careful on this stretch of road, especially when driving on the street of Kuibyshev."The experience of the organization of mini-rings at the crossroads will be new for both Perm and other Russian cities. However, this experience is widely distributed in Europe.