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Government eyes traffic blackspots for improvements

National News // Jan. 7, 2019

Reports in yesterday’s NZZ newspaper suggests the Swiss government is examining a series of major road improvement schemes.

wikipedia Government eyes traffic blackspots for improvements

The area running between Zurich, Basel and Bern is highlighted as a major problem and all the autoroutes could be expanded to six lanes.

Another area is the A1 between Geneva and Lausanne – that could also get a new lane in each direction.

New bypasses could also be built, especially around Geneva, Lausanne and Basel and new autoroutes between Bern and Lucerne which could skip Zurich altogether.

 

Tags: jams, bern, roads, traffic

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