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
Starting Saturday, August 12, an exclusive pedestrian phase will be added to the traffic lights at the intersection of South Limestone and Prall Street.
Note: This project is currently on hold. South Upper from Main Street to Vine Street will be closed for major utility construction beginning at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, August 15. The closure could last up to six weeks.
The new traffic signal on Sir Barton Way at the entrance to the new Frederick Douglass High School is scheduled for full activation around 10 a.m. on Monday, August 14, weather permitting.