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Given that many of the houses in close proximity to the site have no off-street parking, there is significant demand from residents for on-street parking spaces that are available, particularly in front of the terrace of houses located between the site and the mini-roundabout.
Traffic engineers and community planners are starting to recognize the mini-roundabout design as a low-cost solution for improving intersection capacity and safety without the need for acquiring additional right-of-way," says Monique Evans, director of the Office of Safety Research and Development (R&D) at the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).
The girls were thrown through the back windscreen in the accident, in which a red Ford Orion collided with a mini-roundabout in Penllergaer, Gorseinon, in the early hours on Friday.
Project will improve vehicular and pedestrian safety and reduce vehicular queues by either signalization or construction of a mini-roundabout at the intersection of Prospect Street with Jackson and Woodlawn.
Northumberland County Council has confirmed it plans to reinstate a temporary mini-roundabout in place of the lights at Telford Bridge in Morpeth on a six month trial basis, with the change to be made on October 12.
AN angry pensioner has won his court battle to overturn a PS30 fine for driving over an "unmarked" mini-roundabout - only to be hit with a PS500 bill for legal fees.
His final report will be submitted in September and it is then expected that the three-way lights will be taken out on a temporary basis, with the junction reverting to the previous mini-roundabout system.
Just some examples- cars going over the lights on red, not stopping at road junctions, drivers with absolutely no idea how to approach a mini-roundabout thinking they have right of way from the left etc etc.
Councillors rejected plans from Western Power Distribution Ltd to build on the listed site and create a mini-roundabout off Lisvane Road.
Paul Thomas, a resident of Kentford, said: "The roundabout itself is an improvement on the previous mini-roundabout.
PLANS to shift a statue of Harold Wilson on to a mini-roundabout have been scrapped after his widow confronted council chiefs.
This area was already very congested at times - as the village hall, a busy cross roads, and a very ineffective mini-roundabout are nearby.