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05/25/2012 09:39 am ET

Traffic Expert: Holiday Traffic Easier, Lighter This Year -- But Traffic Enforcement Up

Good news drivers.

One local traffic expert believes Memorial Day Holiday traffic will be a bit easier than in recent years due to reduced construction projects.

Because there’s less road local road construction than in previous years, News Radio 780 Traffic Reporter Steven Hass believes traffic for this holiday weekend should be running smoother and faster than last year.

“The on-going construction list is much shorter this year than last, but there are still a couple of projects,” said Haas rattling off a list of construction and repaving projects around the area. “Of course, there are numerous suburban projects, but all in all, it is a lighter year in the construction department.”

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