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The Traffic Operations Section maintains over 50,000 street and traffic signs on the city street system. Street and traffic signs include signs such as stop, yield, speed limit, no parking, warning, school and pedestrian and street name signs.

Street and traffic signs are installed based on a traffic engineering review and in accordance with National Standards for such traffic control devices. The shape, color and meanings of some standard street and traffic signs are reviewed by the state drivers licensing procedures.

Street and traffic signs play a key role in providing for driver and pedestrian safety and directions.

Our Office Hours

The Traffic Operations Section office is open from 7:30AM to 3:30PM Monday through Friday at phone number 368-3913.

For non-emergency after hour's calls, please call the City of Topeka Call Center at 368-3111. To report emergencies, call the Topeka Police Department at 368-9551 or dial 911. To request underground cable locates any time of day call Kansas Dig Safe at 1-800-DIG-SAFE (344-7233) or dial 811.

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