Traffic Concerns

The City frequently receives concerns from residents regarding safety on our local roads, along with requests to install various traffic control devices.  The links to the left are common concerns and/or common traffic devices requested, their documented effect on driver behavior, along with resources and educational material.  If, after reviewing this information, you believe an area needs an improvement, please either report your concern or contact the Engineering Department at 952-227-1160.  Concerns will be documented and brought before the Traffic Safety Committee to be assessed as to whether or not a safety issue is present and an improvement should be studied further.

If you have concerns about speeding in your neighborhood, please contact the Carver County Sheriff's Department non-emergency line at 952-361-1231.

Additional Resources

MnDot Traffic Safety
Carver County Public Works Policies
Minnesota Office of Traffic Safety
U of M Minnesota Traffic Observatory