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Old 06 July 2018, 02:14 PM
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Sounds like traffic calming.

-- yup, that page specifically references Seattle.

Here's a couple more:

https://safety.fhwa.dot.gov/ped_bike...f/swless11.pdf

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Traffic_calming

Whether Seattle's applying it in a useful fashion I don't know; but it's not something weird that they came up with on their own.