the walking environment
signals and signs
designing for pedestrians with
about the center
Traffic engineers have an arsenal of signs and signals that can be used to regulate and warn both motorists and pedestrians. The keys are to provide the critical messages that are absolutely necessary, avoid information overload, and maintain the highest level of mobility and safety for all users.
The material provided on this page is from the FHWA publication "Pedestrian Facilities User Guide." This guide is currently under review by practicioners and others in the field. Subsequently, the material provided on this page is subject to change in the future.
upgrade / modify pedestrian signal timing
traffic signal enhancements
right turn on red
recessed stop lines
add / modify signing
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