Logansport Pharos-Tribune 4 30 1925 pg 1

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Logansport Pharos-Tribune 4 30 1925 pg 1 - f Many of . Europe another the COST CAUSES...
f Many of . Europe another the COST CAUSES CITYTQfjECT TRAFFIC SIGNS Officials Admit JTeed Of Automatic Automatic Signals But Declare Price Excessive Demonstration of the operations of another brand of automatic traffic signals was given. for the benefit of the officials of the city yesterday by A. McQuIn, of Craw- fordsvllle, Ind,, ' representative of the Leslie Haines. Signal company of Carmel, Ind, While several of the officials manlfeste'd- interest In this correct methixl of solving traffic proolems, it was'pointed out that at this "time,, the city, was Interested 'to the extent of appropriating appropriating money .for the pur- age of this type of signal equip- .ent, Maty of the city .executives en- fayor the purchase of the signals. Traffic congestion has long been a problem tbat'has confronted Logansport and according according to these officials the only effective means by which the difficulty difficulty can be remedied is to install, install, tie electrically controlled signals ; on the downtown thoroughfares. thoroughfares. Tn the Past year, several un^uc- cessful "ai|e,mpts were launched «fo i obtain th ? passage by the common of! ° ul \ c il of an ordinance appro- - | Plating moDey with which, to signals. The fail- the Under exceed signal. ,.-Since that time the coat of many of the leading makes 'of automatic' /signals;--has decreased materially.; : . ' -- .'_ · Could tJs« General Fund It was -pointed 'but "by city officials officials today 8 that money for the purchase of the equipjnent could- be secured from theVgeheral. fund- of the city. - -'-·- · Only recently the,:city of Peru purchased a half dozen-of the automatic automatic -signals · which. are now operation 'on- the downtown streets of that city. The town of Delphi is .now considering theiadvlsabiirty.'of purchasing purchasing .several o f - the traffic, regulators while it is'also'announced That Monticello will .purchase four automatic signals '- immediately while the acquisition of-additional signals is contemplated by cello at a later, date-

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  1. Logansport Pharos-Tribune,
  2. 30 Apr 1925, Thu,
  3. Page 1

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