Even zoned rural communities can experience traffic network failure when development encroaches. Improving roads to meet demand is often financially impossible for rural counties. Implementing traffic sheds — a relatively new planning concept — offers one solution.
Traffic shed analysis is worthy of consideration in counties where standard growth management techniques have been m...
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Table of Contents
The Traffic Shed Concept
Shortcomings in Growth Management Strategies for Rural Areas
Using Traffic Sheds as an Alternative Growth Management Strategy in Rural Areas
Traffic Shed Regulation
Seven Development Options Under Traffic Shed Regulation
A Case Study: Williamson County, Tennessee
Other Communities Using Traffic Sheds