traffic signal

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Noun1.traffic signal - a visual signal to control the flow of traffic at intersectionstraffic signal - a visual signal to control the flow of traffic at intersections
light - a visual warning signal; "they saw the light of the beacon"; "there was a light at every corner"
go-ahead, green light - a signal to proceed
red light - the signal to stop
yellow light - the signal to proceed with caution
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ISLAMABAD -- Capital Development Authority was failed to repair the dysfunctional traffic signals in the capital as it pose greater risk to public safety.
In order to enhance traffic-signal visibility and enforce road sense, Punjab Safe Cities Authority has added purpose-built light-strips to the traffic signals. These light-strips comprehensively engulf the poles and display on the whole the color of the signal at every transition.
When asked, SSP Matloob said a portable solar traffic signal costs Rs700,000.
urgent attention to the repairs of the faulty traffic signals as the malfunctioning of the traffic lights at major intersections in the city gives rise to traffic jams, congestions and leaves motorists at high risk of traffic accidents.
Since a traffic signal controller is directly related to the safety issues, it is very important to have a proper maintenance plan.
The Ministry of Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning has completed the designs of traffic signals at six intersections.
Reportedly, this project continues OCTA's ongoing mobility enhancements and includes upgrades to traffic signal infrastructure and signal timing improvements along a heavily travelled nine-mile stretch of the Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) in Newport Beach.
A spokesperson for Newcastle Council, which is responsible for traffic signals in the area, said: "Our Regional Traffic Signals Group are working with Gateshead Council to remedy the situation at the A184-Albany Road junction.
Though repaired several times, the old traffic signal at Al Rams area stopped working with no clear reason, so the RAK Police blocked the traffic signal completely.
Kadhim Abdul Latif revealed that the Ministry is to commence phase 2 of the LED Traffic Signals Project in November, which will replace the old lights of 115 interchanges and pedestrian signals with the LED lights at the cost of BD513,330.
In late 2014, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced the award of $1.8 million for 38 municipalities to underwrite the costs of upgrading traffic signals through the department's Municipal Signal Partnership Program, referred to as Green Light-Go.

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