Changeable Message Signs

Roseville incorporates Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) technology along with an upgraded signal system to help reduce the amount of traffic congestion on busy roadways. The city uses ITS technology with the goal of improving traffic circulation throughout the Roseville as well as to decrease driver aggravation by providing timely and relevant traveler information. We publish real-time traffic congestion, construction, special event, and major traffic incident information online, through social media, e-mail notifications, and on CMSs (changeable message signs). A CMS is a traffic control device located along selected roadways which displays real-time information to motorists, such as accidents and special events, and aids drivers in making informed travel decisions.

Current Locations:
- Galleria Blvd. near the Galleria Mall
- Washington Blvd. near the Placer County Fairgrounds
- Atlantic Street between Yosemite Street and Tiger Way
- Riverside Avenue south of Cirby Way
- Douglas Blvd. west of Professional Drive
- Sierra College Blvd. north of E. Roseville Parkway
- Sunrise Avenue south of Cirby Way
- Baseline Blvd. east of Fiddyment Road
- Foothills Blvd. South of Cirby Way

Future Locations:
- Blue Oaks Blvd east of Woodcreek Oaks Blvd
- Pleasant Grove Blvd north of Roseville Pkwy

For questions regarding Roseville's CMS's, contact: Tony Philip, Assistant Engineer at (916) 746-1300 or, or Jason Shykowski at (916) 746-1300 or

For more information regarding changeable message signs (CMS's), see the link below from the U.S. Department of Transportation - Federal Highway Administration:
FHWA -- CMS Operation & Messaging Handbook

 CMS Policy
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 CMS Request Form
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