When Was The First Traffic Light Installed? Google Logo Marks Electric Traffic Signal’s 101st Anniversary

by Amy Gesenhues
The U.S. got its first electric traffic light on this date in 1914, installed at the corner of 105th Street and Euclid in Cleveland, Ohio, and Google – now part of the automotive industry – has marked the occasion with a Google Doodle. Designed by Doodler Nate Swinehart, Google said the logo was inspired by the early 1900s and uses only the red and green lights, as the yello ...Read the full article