Traffic Signals - Who we are and what we do
Maintenance Information and Contacts
|Traffic Signal Maintenance Form
Consists of three construction technicians
The City of Scottsdale is one of the few remaining cities that build their signals from the "ground up." It is estimated that the City saves $20,000 per installation of each new signal by using their own crews.
They do it all:
Typically private sector contractors are either construction workers or maintenance technicians. Scottsdale's construction crews cross train in both positions resulting in more efficient personnel and cost savings to the City.
Crew consists of four maintenance technicians and one roving assistant.
Crew consists of two technicians
"We Respond to Emergencies"
24/7 365 days a year.
City of Scottsdale
Technology and People
The City of Scottsdale has state of the art electronic equipment and one of the most modern traffic signal intertie systems in the country. We also have a skilled and versatile staff which enables us to perform more tasks with less people.
Traffic signals in Scottsdale are controlled by the use of a 170 type microcomputer control system with Wapiti software.
Scottsdale has also been widely applauded for using "lag" left turns that add to the efficiency of intersections.
Additional innovations include: