Traffic Engineering Services

Traffic Engineering Services develops, reviews, evaluates, implements, and supports the design of transportation system improvements. The section collaborates and supports other agencies to provide and implement mobility modifications and improvements. The section also responds to requests from customers for transportation system related modifications and improvements.

The section provides reviews services for privates and public projects to determine conformity with transportation system standards and the Denver Comprehensive Plan, and for potential impact and mitigation measures for the community, neighborhoods, and the system as a whole.

Traffic Engineering Services is responsible for the operation, maintenance, installation and emergency repair of traffic control devices. They maintain a fiber optic communication network providing services to the Department of Public Works, Information Technology Division and Denver Police Department. Also, Traffic Engineering Services operates the Transportation Management Center.

There are seven main work groups consisting of administration, signals, electronics repair, utility locates, sign installation, sign manufacturing and pavement marking.