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On either side of the Windsor and North intersection, one lane of traffic splits into two, and then, after the intersection, back into one. No signage. No lane markings. Just a big merge-unmerge nightmare. 

On either side of the Windsor and North intersection, one lane of traffic splits into two, and then, after the intersection, back into one. No signage. No lane markings. Just a big merge-unmerge nightmare.


Remarks: This is dangerous for drivers, but it also for bikers, walkers and everyone else trying to get through Windsor/North in one piece. Why god, why? “There’s not enough traffic to designate a left or right turn lane,” says McEachern. “It optimizes the capacity of the intersection.” And, continues McEachern, there’s about “a dozen or so” of these intersections around the city. Hmm. A dozen or so Municipal Malfuctions, if you ask us.


Who's Responsible?: Kevin McEachern, traffic analyst for HRM West. 490-6133.
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