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New technology may help make Southern Nevada roads safer, less congested

Posted at 8:07 PM, Jan 02, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-04 08:39:59-05

HENDERSON (KTNV) — Traffic could soon be a lot smoother on Eastern Avenue.

RTC announcing on Twitter a new adaptive signal control technology.

They say it will react to changing traffic in real-time rather than relying on a timer like other lights in the valley.

This is part of a pilot program to see if the new technology reduces congestion, emissions and improves safety.

The program is set to end in March.