5 Mar 2011
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Safety_Congestion_Design Deficiencies

How congested is I-81?

The Tech Memo found that highways within the primary study area generally have sufficient capacity for current traffic volumes, meaning they are operating at LOS A, B or C »

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1 Mar 2011
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Safety_Congestion_Design Deficiencies

Vehicle safety on I-81

Collision data were obtained from NYSDOT for the most recent three-year period available (February 1, 2006 – January 31, 2009) to calculate accident rates for the I-81 and »

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24 Feb 2011
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IMG_0103

What kind of shape is I-81...

Pavement and bridge conditions are determined by periodic inspections conducted by NYSDOT. A NYSDOT surface rating survey completed in 2008 found the majority of the pavement »

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21 Feb 2011
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IMG_0198

The Syracuse region –...

Before delving into details on traffic volumes and bridge conditions, it’s helpful to understand how I-81 fits into and affects development patterns in the region. Existing »

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16 Feb 2011
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IMG_0011

What do we know about I-81...

NYSDOT recently published a draft of the first major technical document of The I-81 Challenge, Tech Memorandum #1: Physical Conditions Analysis (Tech Memo #1).  Tech Memo »

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20 Jan 2011
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WCNY

The I-81 Challenge...

WCNY’s Central Issues recently broadcast a terrific three-part series about The I-81 Challenge as part of PBS’s Blueprint America, a national project investigating »

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