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Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Wisconsin: "Roundabouts are haaarrrddd!!!"

Roundabouts are not hard. They are easy and have too many benefits to ignore, including no batches of big electrical monoliths at each intersection to support and repair, repair, repair. Imagine all that electricity saved for more big screen TVs.

All the damned things need are a simple sign at the main entrances, like I've seen in England and France. It has a basic drawing of the roundabout with arrows indicating where to go, etc. Some examples include the amazingly simple

to the much more informative (heh).

Add text at the bottom for complete clarity:

Use inner lane to approach far side exits.
Use outer lane for the next exit.