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Best Practices in Georgia Planning


Best PracticeIssues AddressedExamplesQCO
Access Control Measures

Employ access control measures to provide reasonable access to developments, while preserving the safe flow of traffic on an arterial or major collector, often in a strip mall environment. Techniques like managing where and how approaches or signals are allowed, use of medians and creation of turn lanes improve the driving atmosphere while also making movement easier and safer for pedestrians and bicyclists
  • We need to manage traffic congestion and commute times
  • We need to promote revitalization of some parts of our community
  • We'd like to avoid more sprawl (or unplanned) development
  • We'd like to improve the curb-appeal of commercial or shopping areas
  • We'd like to provide more sidewalks and pedestrian facilities
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