curb level

curb level

1. The elevation of the street grade, 2, fixed by municipal authorities.
2. The elevation at the point of the street grade that is opposite the center of the wall nearest to, and facing, the street line.
3. The legally established level of the curb in front of a building, measured at midpoint of the line along the front.
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Operation-enhancing features include a pneumatic suspension system that allows the truck to kneel to curb level to ease loading and unloading packages.
Because the trolleys carry fewer passengers, are a little narrower and dont have curb level boarding, requiring passengers to step up into the vehicle, the city has been transitioning to low-floor diesel hybrid buses designed to look like an old trolley but with modern features.
Install roof mounting curb level and control systems.
Her words come after a Labour frontbencher claimed women-only train carriages should be considered to curb levels of sexual violence on public transport.
While this approach may satisfy those in industry who wish to avoid or delay taking steps to curb levels of dangerous air, water and environmental pollutants, your aggressive denial and dismissal of scientific principles and advisors will not prevent the seas and temperatures from rising, will not cause toxic chemicals to suddenly become safe and will not lead to cleaner air or water.
Also it would include tariff and non-tariff barriers, so that it would curb levels of trade between the UK with a population of around 60 million and the 27 member states of the EU with a total of around 440 million.
London is to implement a 100 million [pounds sterling] electric car sharing service in an attempt to curb levels of emissions.
Morgan Fackrell, chief executive of Cardiff Women's Aid, said: "Cardiff Women's Aid (CWA) supports the campaign by South Wales Police to try to curb levels of alcohol-related violence, particularly domestic violence this year.
Not only has the tournament proved to be hit with kids across the city, it's also helped curb levels of anti-social behaviour in those areas of the city from which kids were taking part.
While a cut in interest rates would help to relieve the slowdown in manufacturing, consumer spending and mortgage approvals the announcement that rates will be held should help curb levels of household debt in the UK, which is currently rising by 15 per cent per annum.