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Jan
29

Gosling Timing Results

Commissioner James Noack’s Precinct 3 Traffic Operations has re-timed the Gosling corridor with the help of Advanced Traffic Solutions. The videos were recorded before and after the re-time, with previous times in the pink parenthesis and the new times in the green parentheses. Net changes after the timing update: Back to Montgomery County Precinct 3 […]

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Jan
6

Woodlands Parkway – New Timing Plans

With the completion of the bridge and the extension of a turn lane at Woodlands Parkway – Kuykendahl, it was time for a complete overhaul of signal timing along Woodlands Parkway. Commissioner James Noack hired an external engineering service to assist the Signs & Signals department with signal retiming. The videos were recorded before and […]

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Jan
5

Commissioner James Noack’s Precinct 3 Traffic Operations has re-timed the Lake Woodlands corridor with the help of Advanced Traffic Solutions. The videos were recorded before and after the re-time, with previous times in the pink parenthesis and the new times in the green parentheses. Net changes after the timing update: Back to Montgomery County Precinct […]

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Mar
2

Frequently Asked Questions

Northstar Advanced Traffic Center FAQ Can you define peak and off peak periods? Our peak periods are the morning rush hour from 6am – 9am and the evening rush hour 4:30 to 7pm. Our off peak periods are the times between the morning and evening peak periods. How long should I wait at a light? […]

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Sep
30

Road Closure Announcement

IH 45 Northbound Closure: All IH 45 northbound main lanes from Research Forest/Tamina to FM 1488 will be closed to traffic. All northbound traffic will be diverted off of the main lanes to the northbound frontage road at Exit 79 (College Park/Needham Road). The northbound entrance ramp south of Research Forest/Tamina will also be closed. […]

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Aug
11

New Locations for Flashing Yellow Arrows

Montgomery County Precinct 3 recently approved the installation of 4 more locations for the flashing yellow arrows. The intersections are listed below. Lake Woodlands at New Trails Lake Woodlands at East Panther Creek Lake Woodlands at Split Rock Lake Woodlands at West Panther Creek Remember that the drivers using the flashing yellow arrow must yield […]

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May
21

Flashing Yellow Arrows

Flashing yellow arrow left-turn signals are a new standard for signals where a driver must yield to oncoming traffic to turn left. Research has shown that this new signal is safer, more efficient and a more consistent approach for left-turn lanes. For a description of the signal’s various states and advantages, see this animation of […]

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