The improvements to public transport have been matched by a dramatic increase in passenger numbers, many returning to bus and rail services after years of making most of their trips by car - which has helped reduce congestion
in the capital.
worsening in large urban areas nation-wide and forecasts of significant increases in the number of cars taking to the roads, similar schemes will be introduced throughout the UK.
Murray Grant, head of transport authority Merseytravel's local transport support unit, added: 'While congestion
is growing in Merseyside it is not yet a problem.
The best estimates of virtually all important external costs--air pollution, noise, accidents, congestion
, and oil importing--vary by about an order of magnitude," he wrote in the spring 2000 issue of Access magazine.
The infused flowers make a delicious tea that is mildly sedative and helps relieve chest congestion
Packet loss can put TCP into Slow Start and congestion
avoidance modes, which can severely reduce performance of the TCP connection.
72% of central city officials consider traffic congestion
either a major (33%) or moderate (39%) problem in their city.
Despite predictions of disaster, London's congestion
charge has been a tremendous success," said FOE U.
The sheer number of vehicles and geographical size of London far surpasses that of other cities doing congestion
One of the proposals may include the introduction of a congestion
charge similar to the pilot scheme being run in London.
Key words: cellular automata; collective dynamics; complex system; congestion
control; emergence; communication networks; long-range dependence; modeling and simulation; network traffic.
It's not surprising, then, that the Highway Users Alliance sees the solution to America's congestion
problem as building more roads.
causes nasal obstruction, but not all nasal obstruction is caused by congestion
By better understanding traffic flow, researchers hope to keep down highway congestion
Although we don't usually think of the common cold as a disease, and the use of nasal sprays to relieve congestion
is never a cure, the congestion
can indeed be worsened by the treatment used to relieve it.