Re: Re: Vienna stop?
  Matthew Geier

On 14/07/17 14:52,prescottt@... [TramsDownUnder] wrote:

> Perhaps you ought to rap those new concrete boxes with your knuckles

> to check that they aren't actually hollow plastic Potemkin boxes! The

> yellow ones I described were actually put into use in Sydney but the

> only sign of many of them nowadays is the round ring of the base, with

> the dynabolts still holding it to the island, the actual bollard

> having long since been swept away by "vehicle intrusion"!


They were specially designed 'not to damage' cars that hit them. The
same thing is also leading to light poles being set back to the property
line - less for cars to hit.