Hankou Aviation Road overpass pedestrian green light too short?Traffic control department: it is the second street crossing mode, which will be optimized according to needs

2022-06-05 0 By

Yangtze River Daily wuhan client on April 4 (reporter Li Aihua) Hankou Aviation road overpass, from the new world K11 to the Yangtze River hotel direction across the street, pedestrians have to pass two traffic lights, from the overpass to the Yangtze River hotel direction of this section of the traffic light, pedestrians have to wait for more than 2 minutes of time.Recently, a citizen in Wuhan city message board jokes about the matter, hoping to make pedestrians cross the street longer and wait for a shorter time.The traffic brigade of qiaokou District said the pedestrians are crossing the street twice and the timing of traffic lights will be optimized according to traffic demand at the intersection.Under hankou Aviation Road overpass, pedestrians need to cross the street for a second time through Jiefang Avenue.Reporter Li Aihua photograph citizen Mr. Zhan said that he lives near Hankou Aviation road, often have to cross the street under the aviation road overpass.There is a big turntable under the overpass of Aviation Road, where pedestrians from New World K11 to changjiang Hotel will have to pass two traffic lights.Mr. Zhan observed that from under the overpass to the Yangtze River hotel direction of this section of the traffic light, motor vehicles have been very long, pedestrians have to wait for a long time to cross the street.At 7am on March 30th, the green light for motor vehicles towards Tongji Hospital lasted for 2 minutes and 50 seconds. In the last 30 seconds, almost no vehicles passed on the road, while the crossing signal was still red.Mr. Zhan said that occasionally pedestrians rush through the red light to cross the street, which is extremely dangerous. He hoped that the traffic control department can adjust the time of motor vehicles, so that pedestrians cross the street longer, waiting time is shorter.It is understood that hangkong Road interchange is a key node in the north end of jianghan Bridge crossing channel of the inner ring road. It is surrounded by important business circles and medical circles of The city, with a large number of traffic flows and people flow, and it is in a high load operation state for a long time.Due to the short radius of the rotary table on the first floor and dense bus routes, the rotary table has been in congestion for a long time. Around 2007, the west half of the rotary table was closed by shuima.Until last August, in order to promote the liberation road traffic efficiency and traffic administration of aviation road wheel, the optimization of traffic organization, open the turntable in west road guardrail, lane distribution inside the circle, ban restrictions, pedestrian crossing traffic organization form has bigger changes, expanded the pedestrians and non-motor vehicles waiting area, follow the instructions of the light pass pedestrians crossing the street.In the morning of April 4, Changjiang Daily reporters at the scene to see the aviation road overpass under the busy traffic.Pedestrians crossing Jiefang Avenue from Shinsegae K11 have to wait more than 40 seconds for the first signal light, so the road distance is long and the green time is nearly 60 seconds.After entering the safety island under the overpass, pedestrians should wait for the second traffic light.From the overpass under the safety island to the Yangtze River Hotel road distance is relatively short, but the motor vehicle green light time is longer, about 1 minute 40 seconds, pedestrians in the whole island to wait 1 minute 40 seconds or so;The green light here is about 16 seconds, basically enough to walk from the safety island to the Yangtze River Hotel side.The reporter on-site observation found that because of the second traffic light vehicle passage time is longer, when the motor vehicle green light began to countdown, there will be pedestrians and citizens riding electric bicycles cross the road red light.Ms. Liu, a citizen, said that the traffic lights here should be optimized to reduce the time for pedestrians to wait at the red light, and also to reduce the occurrence of red light running.A staff from the qiaokou District traffic brigade said the traffic lights on Jiefang Road, which has a high traffic volume, are set to “double crossing” mode to ensure traffic efficiency and prevent traffic jams, requiring pedestrians to wait for the green light to reach the safety island under the viaduct before crossing.In addition, the traffic flow on the morning peak road of Jiefang Avenue is large and exceeds the load of the road. The traffic management department will allocate the signal lights on this section according to the traffic flow on the road and carry out temporary control.Under normal circumstances, when the signal light is red, you need to wait for about one minute or more before it turns green and allows pedestrians to pass.In response to complaints about the long waiting time for pedestrians to cross the street, a staff member from the qiaokou District traffic brigade said the traffic organization at the air road roundabout has been optimized several times, and the next step will be to optimize the timing of traffic lights according to the actual traffic demand at the intersection.Declaration: The copyright of this article belongs to the original author, if there is a source error or infringement of your legitimate rights and interests, you can contact us through the mailbox, we will promptly deal with.Email address: jpbl@jp.jiupainews.com