The Traffic Operations and Safety Engineering (TOSE) division of Public Works is committed to studying and designing elements of the City infrastructure, keeping in mind the co-existing modes of transportation. The goal being to move people, goods and services, and vehicles through the city in an efficient, safe and convenient way.
The objective of Redmond's Neighborhood Traffic Calming Program is to identify problem areas, plan & implement solutions, and evaluate the effectiveness.
Review on-going transportation programs that are sanctioned by Council to accomplish significant city objectives. Programs include bridge repairs, pavement management, etc.
Drivers need unobstructed views within what is called the sight distance triangle to be able to see oncoming traffic from any direction. Good sight distance is critical to reducing the potential for traffic collisions.
See how the City keeps traffic flowing smoothly and safely, and harmoniously with pedestrians and cyclists. Operations include pothole repair, signs & markings, streetlights, street sweeping, and snow & ice response.