The Traffic division combines traffic engineering and traffic field operations. Traffic engineering designs, analyzes, and plans for traffic capacities and safe traffic movements throughout the City. Traffic Operations designs, constructs, and maintains various facilities including traffic signals, streetlights, roadway striping, traffic control signs and pavement markers.
The Traffic Division has the following main functions:
The Traffic Division provides technical support and recommendations to the Traffic and Transportation Commission.
Traffic and Transportation Commission
The Traffic and Transportation Commission was established to act in an advisory capacity to the City Council on all traffic matters ranging from reviewing complaints regarding traffic issues, to reviewing and making recommendations relative to traffic conditions, and the administration of traffic regulations. Their duties also include the study of traffic regulations and traffic control devices, parking, and vehicle and pedestrian safety within the public right-of-way.
The Commission consists of five members each serving a two-year term, and two Council Member Liaisons. They meet on the 4th Wednesdays of each month at 7:00 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall.