Traffic Operations

County Begins Oregon Expressway Improvement Project
The County of Santa Clara will begin construction of traffic signal and roadway improvements on Oregon Expressway between Alma Street and W. Bayshore Road in July 2013.
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City of Palo Alto Transportation Wideload Permit
Wide Load permits are required for any oversized vehicle traveling on Palo Alto city streets.
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Traffic Complaint Form
Reporting traffic problems is critical to identifying safety issues
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Speed Limit
Speeding and speed control is a citywide concern.
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Street Network
The streets of Palo Alto are categorized into the five categories.
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Signing/Striping
Signs and striping are generally used to convey certain regulations, warning and guidance that could not otherwise be made clearly understandable.
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Traffic Control
Proper traffic control is required in construction areas to reduce accidents, confusion to motorists and damage to private and public property including minimizing impacts to traffic flow.
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Transportation Data
The Transportation division collects traffic speed and volume data when required for certain projects, for traffic calming-related requests, or when requested by individual citizens.
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Crosswalks
The City Council has adopted guidelines for the installation of crosswalks at mid-block locations and at uncontrolled intersections.
Revision Date: 6/18/2008
Revision Date: 6/18/2008