Traffic Engineering

Traffic Engineering deals with the planning, monitoring, geometric design and traffic operations of roads, streets, motorways, their networks and their relationships with other modes of transportation for the safe, efficient and convenient movement of people and goods. 

View the Traffic Engineering Fact Sheet.  

View staff duties and responsibilities.

View our annual report
Traffic Engineering
•    Evaluates requests for installation of traffic signals, stop signs, warning signs, speed limit signs, roadway striping, crosswalks and parking restrictions (Traffic Study Request Form)
•    Implements traffic signal timing (length of green lights, etc.)
•    Plan checks and designs traffic signals
•    Maintains the traffic accident database to identify locations which may have unusually high accident rates
•    Maintain vehicle volume counts for major roadways
•    Manages the city's Safe Routes to School program

Traffic Signal Maintenance
•    Maintain, repair and inspect traffic signals
•    Perform USA (Underground Service Alert) services for all traffic signal related underground    

Real-Time Traveler Information
Real-Time Traveler Information - Roseville 
The City of Roseville's Real-Time Traveler Information web page provides local real-time traffic information, such as traffic congestion, roadway incidents and road closures, live video links to intersections throughout the city, and traffic volume and turn movement reports and graphs. Providing current travel conditions gives the motorist the opportunity to make informed decisions regarding their travel plans. Alerting motorists, pedestrians, bicyclists, commercial vehicles, and transit operators of congestion by collecting, processing and disseminating real-time information is part of the City of Roseville's ITS (Intelligent Transportation Systems) Strategic Plan.

Real-Time Traveler Information - SacRegion 511
View Real Time Traffic provided by 511 Sacramento Region Traveler Information.

Sacramento Traffic Report - Sacramento Bee
View Real-Time Regional Traffic provided by The Sacramento Bee. While you're there, sign up to receive traffic alerts.
Live Traffic Cameras - Caltrans
Caltrans provides links to a number of the cameras that are located throughout the region. Check the cameras to see what the traffic looks like in a particular area. To view the cameras you must have the Real Player and the Windows Media plug-ins.

Jana Cervantes T.E.
Senior Engineer in Charge

Public Works - Engineering
Traffic Engineering
311 Vernon Street
(916) 746-1300
(916) 746-1339 Fax
(916) 774-5220 TDD


Roseville Police Department
Non-emergency traffic complaint hotline:
(916) 746-1023

Calls go to voice mail. Roseville Police Department volunteers will check messages, route them to officers for handling, and call citizens back to let them know what happened.