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PINCHED LOOP

A collapsed loop layout on which vehicles in both directions are reversed at the ends. The reversing layout is such that both lanes are merged into one; that is, at the pinched point the same or adjacent travel ways would…

PINK LETTER (TEMPORARY SERVICE CHANGE LETTERS)

Bulletin issued on pink paper by the Schedule Department regarding schedule changes or extra work. Annually about 4,000 schedule changes or “pinks’ are issued for changes in school hours, fluctuation in traffic and ridership patterns, construction detours and community events,…