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Note: If any discrepancy or errors are found, contact the City Engineer of the Engineering Division of the Public Works Department, prior to using the information provided.

The Traffic Section is responsible for traffic related issues and projects such as, traffic counts & count maps, signal designs & requests, traffic control requests, traffic studies, sight distance problems, work zone traffic control, street closing notices to all media and emergency services. Traffic engineering section works closely with the Topeka Police Dept. with requests for enforcement of traffic violations or problems on city streets. We also review plats within the City of Topeka for issues related to traffic that might occur because of new development in an area. Traffic engineering works with planning and the MPO board to plan the transportation needs of the community in the future.

 

Contacts

You may contact one of the below City Employees about Traffic Concerns by clicking on their name or you may call the Engineering Division direct at 785-368-3842.


Traffic Count Maps

The following maps contain the traffic volumes for locations in the City of Topeka. To view the maps, simply click on the year listed below that you would like to view.


City Documents


Additional Information


Kid Zone


Signal Specifications

​PDFDWG​​Standard Detail NameLast Revision​
DT-100 DT-100Wiring & Phasing Details 10-2017
DT-101 DT-101 Bill of Materials, Street Name Signs, and LED Luminaires Details10-2017
DT-102 DT-102 Controllerpad, Junction Box, Service Box & Loop Installation Details10-2017
DT-103A DT-103ATraffic Signal Mast Arm Pole Details
DT-103B DT-103B​Traffic Signal Mast Arm Pole Details
DT-104 DT-104 Mast Arm and Base Details10-2017
DT-105 DT-105 Traffic Signal Pedestal, Power Service, and Pedestal Pole Concrete Base Details10-2017
DT-106 DT-106 Traffic Signal Specifications05-2016
DT-107 DT-107 Video Detection Specifications01-2010
DT-108 DT-108 Traffic Signal Specifications03-2009
DT-109 DT-109 Traffic Signal Specifications09-2010
DT-110 DT-110 Traffic Signal Specifications04-2013
DT-111 DT-111 Traffic Signal Specifications04-2013
DT-112 DT-112 Signing10-2008
DT-113 DT-113 Sign Placement09-2010
DT-114 DT 114 Bicycle Route D-3 Signs
DT-115 DT-115 Pavement Marking Quantities
DT-116 DT-116 Pavement Markings07-2016
DT-117 DT-117 Pavement Markings01-2012
DT-118 DT-118 Traffic Control02-2012
DT-119 DT-119 Traffic Control08-2015
DT-120 DT-120 Traffic Control12-2015
DT-121 DT-121 Traffic Control Quantities01-2012
Contact

​Terry Coder

Engineer III
Email

785-368-3029