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Blog: Radar markings enhance bicycle detection
Posted Date: 7/11/2014 4:30 PM

By James Robertson, Graduate Traffic Engineer

The City of College Station is taking bicycle detection to a higher level by adding pavement markings to intersections with radar detection.

At the intersection of Timber Street at George Bush Drive, we’ve installed radar detection that detects bicycles and cars more accurately than the inductive loops and cameras used at most of the city’s traffic signals. We’ve also installed bicycle detection markings to inform bicyclists that they will be detected at the intersection every time -- not hit-or-miss like other detection devices.

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