Date: October 29, 2016 Posted in: Commentary Comments: 0
Traffic jams are a constant problem for many commuters on a daily basis. However, lean thinking may be able to relieve traffic jams. What does this mean? It means you allow yourself to go with the pull and not push the means along until you can safely by pass the traffic and become then the car in the lead or ultimately the pace car.
“Typical taxpayer-funded Department of Transportation’s solutions include expanding or building more roads, reducing the number of cars on the road by promoting carpooling or public transportation, a puzzling removal of lanes by converting them to express toll lanes, and even magical thinking that large numbers of people will transport themselves across steep rainy hills in bicycle lanes.”