The authorities of Sakhalin will learn from the experience of dealing with traffic jams in Japan

CC BY 2.0 / mike george / flagsУлица Tokyo. Archival photoThe authorities of Sakhalin will learn from the experience of dealing with traffic jams in JapanCC BY 2.0 / mike george / flags

Traffic on Sakhalin roads can be eliminated according to Japanese experience, said the results of a trip to Japan, acting Minister of transport and road economy of the region Eduard Ri.

«In Japan, organized by the intersections, where pedestrians may cross the road diagonally. During the movement of the people, all vehicles stop, and Vice versa. I think this approach to traffic light regulation can be applied in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk. It will ensure pedestrian safety and significantly increase road capacity», — quotes the head of the regional transport Ministry, the press service of the regional government.

Sakhalin delegation headed by Deputy Prime Minister Alexei Belik is located in Japan on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of friendship and economic cooperation between Sakhalin oblast and the governorship of Hokkaido. Yesterday in Sapporo, guests participated in a meeting with Japanese partners in transport regulations and has adopted best practices.

In Hokkaido revealed 183 mash area where traffic speed during peak hours is less than 20 kilometers per hour. Solution special Commission, which includes managing municipal roads, police officers, members of associations of bus and truck traffic.

«Method was developed reasonable use of the roads. The sensor interactive system 2.0 ETC installed on the slopes, gather information about speed, sharp cornering and braking, and transmit their Manager roads. According to this compilation of the calendar of the tubes. The data distributed through the radio, information display, GPS. By obtaining this information, the driver can change the route,» the press service quoted Deputy chief of the sector of the planning of road development Department of the governorship of Hokkaido Aoki Shuichi.

Sakhalin the delegation also met with long-term partners in the region. The Japanese side proposed, in particular, the projects of reconstruction of the sanatorium «Sinegorsky mineral waters» and the conversion of the Japanese Bank in Korsakov to the Museum. In addition, today there are plans to create a Russian-Japanese working group for the development of the Korsakov seaport.

«To date, several projects have multi-purpose cultural center in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, including with the participation of Japanese companies. Overall, cooperation with the government and the business community of Hokkaido is of great importance from the point of view of infrastructure development of the Sakhalin and Kuril Islands», — summed Alexei Belik.

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