Applied Information Transportation Technology

Category: Smart Cities

The Economic Toll of Traffic & How New Technologies Can Help

Traffic Congestion Cost

Anyone who has driven in Los Angeles will attest that traffic congestion is a major problem, but what they may not realize is that the city ranks worst for congestion in the entire world. In fact, the list of top 25 worst cities for traffic is dominated by cities in the United States—all of them large and fast-growing.

Let’s take a look at how much this traffic costs each year and some strategies that cities use to reduce these … Continue Reading