Alarmingly brief pedestrian signal Archived

1123 Ella T Grasso Boulevard New Haven, Connecticut Show on Map Hide Map
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Civic Points: 9395

Issue ID:

849132

Submitted To:

New Haven

Category:

Traffic Signal / Pedestrian Signal

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Neighborhood:

New Haven - Ward 03

Reported:

on

Service Request ID:

21563

Tagged:

signs

Description

The pedestrian signal to cross 6-lane Ella Grasso Boulevard at this location is 20 seconds, which is more than 4 feet of crossing distance per second. The standard for areas in which children and seniors are present is 3 or maximum 3.5 feet per second of crossing time. This intersection is directly adjacent to Barnard School and is an important access point for West River Memorial Park. The ped signal should be timed to at least 25-30 seconds.


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