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Raised Medians and Economic Impact on Adjacent Businesses

@inproceedings{FrawleyRaisedMA,
  title={Raised Medians and Economic Impact on Adjacent Businesses},
  author={William E. Frawley and William L. Eisele}
}
The use of raised medians in urban areas has increased in recent years. Raised medians restrict access to businesses along a corridor by limiting turning movements to select mid-block locations. Therefore, a very common remark at public hearings related to the construction of raised medians is that there will be detrimental economic impacts on adjacent businesses. However, the restricted access allows more efficient signalization and traffic flow along the corridor, potentially providing more… Expand

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