AI traffic lights to end rush hour jams in Milton Keynes (The Telegraph)

Milton Keynes has become the first city to announce plans to install "smart" traffic lights that can detect where there is a heavy concentration of vehicles and alter their pattern to ease congestion. 

The city is investing £3 million in the technology that should start working by September 2018.

At the moment traffic lights run in sequences but are not designed to react to the vehicles passing through them, according to Vivacity Labs, the company that developed the technology.

For the full story see The Telegraph's website HERE.

Date: 
17 May 2017

Milton Keynes has become the first city to announce plans to install "smart" traffic lights that can detect where there is a heavy concentration of vehicles and alter their pattern to ease congestion. 

The city is investing £3 million in the technology that should start working by September 2018.

At the moment traffic lights run in sequences but are not designed to react to the vehicles passing through them, according to Vivacity Labs, the company that developed the technology.

For the full story see The Telegraph's website HERE.

 
 

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