Are roundabouts safe in particularly snowy and harsh climates, similar to Kings Beach?

Roundabouts have been widely constructed in states with snowy climates including California (Town of Truckee has several), Colorado, Indiana, Michigan, and Wisconsin. The safety statistics of the roundabouts in these states show consistently positive results, despite the snowy climate.

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1. What signage will be provided at the intersection?
2. How will the roundabout affect emergency response times throughout Kings Beach?
3. What lighting will be provided at the intersection?
4. Why doesn’t the roundabout provide a bypass lane for WB SR 28 traffic turning right onto SR 267? That way traffic will not have to yield at the roundabout.
5. Why does the project only propose one lane on SR 267 and one lane through the roundabout? Has traffic analysis been done on SR 267?
6. What type of curbs will be used in the roundabout? The curbs at the existing roundabouts seem to get hit a lot.
7. Are roundabouts safe in particularly snowy and harsh climates, similar to Kings Beach?
8. What will the landscaping for the roundabout look like?