12528Levels of Service--for Whom?
- Mar 11, 2013A vital quote from Better Cities:
> • Level of Service: Intersections are rated for Level of Service. A level of service ‘A’ provides the fastest flow for traffic and the worst environment for pedestrians, and level ‘F’ is considered a failing score with more wait times and slower movements. In urban environments with high pedestrian usage, it then follows that a level of Service ‘F’ is actually the goal for vehicle movements and is an ‘A’ for pedestrian movements.Entire article:
Though the author seems a bit ignorant of cycling issues, overall this is a pretty good article on designing streets for walkability in North America.
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