commuter traffic


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Noun1.commuter traffic - traffic created by people going to or returning from work
traffic - the aggregation of things (pedestrians or vehicles) coming and going in a particular locality during a specified period of time
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A spokesman for Renfrewshire and Inverclyde Police Division said: "Work has been programmed for a period of low traffic flow, avoiding times of high commuter traffic.
These two sites will cater to local commuter traffic which primarily consists of light vehicles including passenger cars and bikers.
25 million Christmas journeys on top of commuter traffic.
DRIVERS are being urged to avoid travelling on "Frantic Friday" next week when the last of the year's commuter traffic will clash with the Christmas getaway.
This is a popular bar, restaurant and night spot in an area of strong business and residential backup with high commuter traffic as well.
It was long recognised that the viaduct was a bottleneck, and a diversionary route was built - the Hertford loop - but this now has its own local commuter traffic and is much slower than the main line.
As a key component of the Windsor-Detroit gateway, the 87-year old Ambassador Bridge is important to the economic well-being of the region, particularly to the automotive industry and for daily commuter traffic between Windsor and Detroit, and needs to be replaced.
Last week, the Department of Transport revealed that across Yorkshire, the average speed for commuter traffic had dropped to below 25mph for the first time in four years.
A PERFECT storm of commuter traffic, Christmas shopping and people trying to see the Coca-Cola lorry caused the jams that brought misery to Cardiff on Thursday, it has been claimed.
The current diversion which is around 800 metres in length will not affect commuter traffic as same number of lanes as the existing road is maintained.
Queues stretched back in both directions, causing major disruption on the road, which is normally busy with commuter traffic heading into Birmingham and Junction 7 of the M6.
WE WROTE: Three people were taken to hospital as separate collisions in the A19 slowed commuter traffic to a crawl.