Traffic Engineering is responsible for the maintenance and daily operation of the city's computerized traffic control system, including first-line response for emergency signal repair.
- Issues permits to contractors and others for lane blockages, dumpster or storage container on the street and for block parties.
- Develops street lighting plans for pole replacements.
- Provides technical assistance and layout for signs and markings of new subdivision and commercial development plans.
- Parking guidelines
- Driveway guidelines
- Decorative street sign and posts guidelines
The Division of Traffic Engineering will decommission traffic signals at two intersections on N. Martin Luther King Blvd. on Wednesday, December 27, weather permitting. The signals are at the intersections of East Second Street and East Fourth Street.
South Upper from Main Street to Vine Street will be closed for major utility construction beginning at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, August 22, and running through Tuesday, October 3. The closure was originally scheduled to begin on August 15 but was postponed.
The City of Lexington is taking a huge step forward in designing streets that prioritize the safety of everyone – especially people walking and bicycling – over high speeds for cars.