Modern Roundabout Practice in the United States

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This synthesis presents information on current practices with respect to the planning, design, and operation of modern roundabouts in the United States. It will be of interest to state and local highway design engineers, traffic engineers, maintenance engineers, as well as officials concerned with roadway safety. It will also be useful to design and traffic engineering consultants who may be assisting communities with the implementation of roundabouts.


JACQUEMART, G. (1998). Modern Roundabout Practice in the United States. Synthesis of Highway Practice 264. Transportation Research Board, Washington, D.C., U.S.A.

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