Traffic & Transportation

About the Department

The Department of Traffic and Transportation studies, plans, and implements traffic operations, transportation services, and facilities to maintain the safe and efficient movement of people and goods throughout the City.


The Department of Traffic and Transportation is responsible for planning, geometric configuration and transportation operations. Transportation operations consists of roads, streets, and highways, as well as:

  • Abutting lands
  • City property
  • Networks
  • Relationships with other modes of transportation
  • Terminals

This specialized transportation operations work is responsible for continuously developing means of increasing the efficiency of all modes of transportation within the city, and for devising improvements in accordance with the city's broad policy requirements.