Tag: Intersection

Non-circular Roundabouts Have Their Place

Most drivers think about roundabouts as perfect circles: You pull up to the roundabout, yield to the cars coming from your left, enter the roundabout, and drive counter-clockwise until exiting onto your desired road. About the Expert: Kevin Kuhlow, PE, is a leading roundabout designer in the US. He has been involved with developing hundreds… Read More »

Accessible Sidewalks Serve All Users

As simple as it seems, the design of good sidewalks requires a fair amount of technical consideration. Generally we think of sidewalks as a type of transportation infrastructure – a way to get where we’re going on foot – and we tend to overlook the regulations that keep our sidewalks safe and accessible for all… Read More »

Public and Businesses Shape Future of Busy Lake Hallie Intersections

For about the past year Ayres Associates has been helping the Village of Lake Hallie and its businesses and residents to sort through the design options for the rehabilitation and reconstruction of about 2 miles of Business 53 in this community sandwiched between Eau Claire and Chippewa Falls in west-central Wisconsin. Businesses and residents have… Read More »