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What’s Driving You Crazy: Oracle Road traffic lights

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There are a few roads that “drive you crazy” more than others. One of those has been Oracle Road.

I’ve gotten a lot of complaints about the traffic lights and how the lights are not in sync.

Over the summer, Arizona Department of Transportation began work on the timing.

ADOT installed 11 new signal cabinets and controllers from Rudasill north to La Reserve.

The light timing was broken down into three groups to help with traffic flow.

ADOT traffic engineers recently drove the route and said they hit fewer red lights.

Their next step is to add networking.  ADOT will be able to monitor slowdowns with speed maps and adjust the light timing to help with traffic flow.

What else is driving you crazy? Let Melanie Hunter know here.

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