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OVERVIEW OF TOOLBOX ITEMS

The NTMP provides four basic categories of tools to apply to any given project. These are as follows:

Tools to Address Speeding 
Tools to Address Traffic Volume
Tools to Address Pedestrian Safety
Tools to Address Reducing Vehicle Collisions
 
The following tables list the measures available and show their relative effectiveness and restrictiveness for each category:
 

Click on the Toolbox Item of Interest for detailed information

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Ranking Color Codes and Numbers

High Effectiveness

1

Moderate Effectiveness

2

Average Effectiveness

3

Minimal Effectiveness

4

Low to Zero Effectiveness

5

No Data Available

N/A


Tools to Address SPEEDING

Based on Published Sources.

Toolbox Item

Level of Restrictiveness

Speed Reduction Effectiveness Ranking

Low

2

Low

3

Low

3

Low

5

Some

1

Some

1

Some

1

Some

1

Some

1

Some

3

Some

4

Moderate

1

Moderate

1

Moderate

1

Moderate

1

Moderate

3

High

1

High

2

High

2


Tools to Address TRAFFIC VOLUMES

Based on Published Sources.

Toolbox Item

Level of Restrictiveness

Volume Reduction Effectiveness Ranking

Low

1

Low

1

Low

1

Some

3

Some

3

Some

3

Some

3

Some

5

Some

3

Some

5

Moderate

1

Moderate

1

Moderate

1

Moderate

3

Moderate

1

Moderate

5

High

1

High

1

High

1

High

3


Tools to Address PEDESTRIAN SAFETY

Based on Published Sources.

Toolbox Item

Level of Restrictiveness

Pedestrian Safety Effectiveness Ranking

Low

N/A

Low

N/A

Low

N/A

Low

4

Some

3

Some

N/A

Some

N/A

Some

N/A

Some

N/A

Some

N/A

Some

N/A

Moderate

N/A

Moderate

N/A

Moderate

N/A

Moderate

1

Moderate

N/A

Moderate

3

Moderate

N/A

Moderate

N/A

High

N/A

High

N/A

High

N/A

High

N/A

High

4


Tools to Address REDUCING VEHICLE COLLISIONS

Based on Published Sources.

Toolbox Item

Level of Restrictiveness

Vehicle Collision Reduction Ranking

Enforcement (Visible & Active Police Presence)

Low

N/A

One-Way Streets and Signs

Low

1

Low

N/A

Low

N/A

Low

N/A

Some

N/A

Some

N/A

Some

1

Some

1

Some

N/A

Center Island Narrowing

Some

1

Moderate

N/A

Moderate

N/A

Moderate

1

Moderate

N/A

Moderate

1

Moderate

1

Moderate

1

Moderate

N/A

High

1

High

1

High

1

High

1

High

1

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