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Traffic Safety Jingles
A very talented member of our Transportation Safety Commission created these catchy jingles to remind motorists to put safety first on the road! Have a listen!
Learn more about signal timing with this presentation.
Chesapeake Speed Limits
Traffic Engineering and Management
The Traffic Engineering Division is responsible for the planning and design of a safe and efficient roadway network in Chesapeake.
The Traffic Engineering Division designs traffic signals and control devices, maintains a computerized traffic control system, studies traffic patterns and provides site impact analysis, regulates speed limits, investigates neighborhood traffic concerns, oversees work zone traffic control and reviews subdivision and constructions plans.
The Traffic Engineering Division also operates the City's Traffic Management Center.
Pilot Project: Ashley Rd Speed Tables
Speed Tables will be installed on Ashley Rd for a 6 month pilot period. A before and after study will evaluate the effectiveness by looking at a variety of factors including impact
Traffic Engineering is responsible for the design and installation of the City's street lighting system. Learn more about the system and how to report a broken street light.
Hauling & Moving Permits
Hauling and Moving permits are required for hauling and moving on City roadways.
Navigating a Roundabout
Roundabouts are a relatively new traffic pattern in Chesapeake. If you've never driven through a roundabout, take a few moments to learn the rules of the road.
Flashing Yellow Left-Turn Arrows
There's a new traffic signal in town! Learn more about the flashing yellow left-turn arrows that have been installed at Volvo Parkway / Executive Boulevard and Volvo Parkway / Progressive Drive.
Visit our Driver Safety page to learn what you can do to be a safe driver every time you get behind the wheel.
Visit our Pedestrian Safety page to educate yourself and your children on how to stay safe while enjoying the outdoors on foot or bike.