Traffic Engineering Design Manual

The Traffic Engineering Design Manual  has been updated for 2006 and includes additional new sections for Pavement Marking/Markers & Delineations, Rest Areas, Park & Ride Lots and Commuter Lots.  The 2006 version replaces the 2003 edition and will serve as a Department source for the design of signs, signals, markings and lighting.  Future additions and/or revisions to the manual will appear on this Web Site.  The PDF files for the Traffic Manual are best viewed in Adobe Reader 6.0 or higher.

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If you have questions or comments about the Traffic Engineering Design Manual, please contact our Transportation Engineers.  

Mr. S. A. Smith
Transportation Engineer Sr.

D. Keith Tingler
Transportation Engineer Sr.

Page last modified: June 19, 2013