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More troopers will patrol during holiday weekend

...more than 50 percent of the state's troopers can be off at a given time. During Thanksgiving weekend and other peak travel times, no more than 25 percent can be off duty. Weather patterns are favorable for a low accident rate this year, he...
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Traffic light upgrade coming

...Department of Public Safety Chief Pete Frommer. He said the new lights will be programmed to stay green longer during peak travel times along Richland and Park avenues, Laurens Street and other major roads. The signals also would change more quickly...
Holiday travel: Airports not what they used to be

...season between Nov. 19 and Nov. 29, slightly more than the record number that took to the air a year ago. The peak travel time starts Tuesday night. Ron Luczak flies a good deal as marketing director for The Travel Team, a Buffalo, N.Y...
Work begins on Aiken traffic lights move now," he said. The plan is to install new lights that would be programmed to stay green longer during peak travel times along several major downtown thoroughfares, including Richland and Park avenues and Laurens Street. The signals...
Drivers define traffic

...13th and 15th streets, where officials have estimated a motorist travels 30 percent below the speed limit during peak travel times. Statewide, the recent AHUA study found 43 percent of Georgia's major highways, or 1,013 miles, are congested...
South Carolina airports have fewer security screeners

...screeners, if any, to assign to the South Carolina airports. The part-timers would help the full-time screeners at peak travel times, and would have to undergo the same training as full-timers. The administration, which is part of the Department...
Attitudes change as city grows

...that), people run through here at 55, 60 miles per hour," Mr. O'Conner said. That reverses during the peak travel times, morning and evening rush hour, when traffic slows and cars back up on the road. Those problems can be fixed...
Getting to the Olympics

...urge everyone to be at the train or bus station two hours before they need to be at an Olympic venue. 4. Avoid the peak travel times from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. 5. Olympic tickets can be used like free...