6. Additional Benefits of these Improvements

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Improvements include Managed Lanes on Highway 401

  • Manages traffic congestion with Managed Lanes by handling growth in demand and giving priority to buses and transit riders
    • A single bus can replace 57 cars
  • Provides driver benefits by making carpooling more cost effective and reliable which helps commuters arrive on time, save money and reduce stress by sharing driving with others
  • Reduces exhaust emissions by supporting use of electric vehicles
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Part of an ongoing managed lanes implementation effort along Highway 401 to connect the Waterloo Region to the Greater Toronto Area.

Example of a Managed Lane Cross Section.
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