Kunzman Associates, Inc. - Traffic Engineering and Transportation Planning
Home Our Firm Services Qualifications Projects Contact Us

SoCal - TrafficNews

A Publication by Kunzman Associates, Inc.


Now Offering
Noise and Vibration Services
CLICK HERE for more information.

The Inconvenient Truth About Traffic Math: Progress Is Slow
The Wall Street Journal
This month's 60-mile traffic jam in China has demonstrated a frustrating truth about traffic: It is far easier to measure than mitigate. Mathematicians, engineers and planners are making steady advances in assessing traffic congestion and explaining...More

Southern California panel to consider greenhouse gas targets
The Press-Enterprise, Riverside and San Bernardino Counties
Officials with the planning agency that covers Riverside and San Bernardino counties projected earlier this year that the region could cut heat-trapping emissions from passenger vehicle travel by up to 6 percent by 2035. But at its meeting today in...More

We pay a lot for poor roads, report finds
The Orange County Register, Orange County
California spends a lot of transportation money on administrative costs while drivers are often stalled on poorly maintained highways, according to a Los Angeles based non-profit group. According to the Reason Foundation's 19th Annual Highway Report...More

Proposed Westside subway will do little to relieve traffic congestion, report shows
The Los Angeles Times, California
Though the proposed Westside subway extension is expected to provide substantial benefits for transit users, the multibillion-dollar project — contrary to one of its selling points — will do little to relieve traffic congestion in West Los Angeles or the...More

Highway 91 project clears hurdle; Corona-Irvine tunnel nixed
The Press-Enterprise, Riverside and San Bernardino Counties
The California Assembly unanimously passed legislation Friday to let the Riverside County Transportation Commission use design-build construction on its $1.3 billion project to expand Highway 91. The vote came the same day officials pulled the...More

‘Thin’ Blue Line getting beefed up
The Union-Tribune, San Diego County
For riders on the San Diego Trolley’s aging Blue Line, “green with envy” has its own unique meaning. After all, the relatively new Green Line, which runs from Old Town to Santee, has the brightest and most comfortable trolley cars. You walk into them...More

Kunzman Associates, Inc. is a Traffic Engineering and Transportation Planning consulting firm providing professional expertise to both the public and private sectors. Since its founding in 1976, the firm's goal has been to provide the best traffic and transportation engineering services available through highly qualified personnel.

With over 30 years of experience, Kunzman Associates, Inc. is the second oldest Traffic Engineering and Transportation Planning firm headquartered in Southern California with over 10 personnel. The Kunzman Associates, Inc. scale of operation and principal involvement in every project enables the firm to easily step in and become a part of any client's operation and/or consultant team.

William Kunzman, P.E.

Volume 29

TrafficNews is a periodic newsletter informing you of major transportation items of interest in the Southern California area.

Recent Projects

County of Los Angeles SYNCHRO and Traffic Impact Analysis for a street widening project involving a Level of Service analysis for existing and Year 2035 traffic conditions for three alternatives.  As part of the study, an analysis of the number of traffic accidents reported along the study area roadway network over the last four years was conducted.  The study also included a traffic signal warrant analysis.

Riverside County Traffic Impact Analysis for the expansion of a delivery service facility.  A Level of Service Analysis was performed for Opening Year plus Project and Opening Year plus Project plus Cumulative scenarios.  The report also analyzed an intersection to determine whether a signal would be warranted.

Peer Review of a Traffic Impact Analysis for a large hotel redevelopment project in Los Angeles County.  The project includes the addition of 560 hotel rooms, 100 residential units, 1,500,000 square feet of general office, and 275,000 square feet of amenity areas.

We Offer the Following Services:
Traffic Impact Analyses
Transportation Planning
Traffic Operations
Parking Analyses
Nexus/Fair Share Cost Studies
General Plan Circulation Elements
Traffic Signal Warrant Analyses
Trip Generation Comparisons
Intersection Capacity Analyses
Noise and Vibration Services

Click here to view our brochure!