BTD Traffic Management & Engineering

The primary functions of the Traffic Management & Engineering unit include: layout, design, and construction of traffic control devices, determination of roadway geometry and lane use, implementation of all parking and traffic regulations, review and approval of all traffic management plans related to the use of city streets, and expansion, operation, and maintenance of BTD's Traffic Management Center consisting of 845 signalized intersections and 120 traffic monitoring cameras.

Reports & Publications

CA/T Retiming Project

Traffic Engineering Standard Plans and Specifications

Updated on a regular basis, the below links provide traffic engineers a guide for the design of safe, efficient transportation design and specifications in the City of Boston.

Traffic Engineering Standard Plans and Specifications

Traffic Signal

CAD Standards

Sign Code Guide