Traffic

Policies, Guides and Procedures

This page provides a PDF copy of the Traffic Engineering Policies, Guidelines and Procedures (PGP). The issue date is provided to assist the user in determining the most recent revision. It is the responsibility of the users to make sure they are using the most recent revision. Section numbers and content may change periodically. 

A history of changes is available on the PGP Change List.


SectionSub-SectionSection TitleIssue Date
100 GENERAL


110 Foreword January, 2000

120 Authority January, 2000

130 Traffic Engineering Group Functions and Responsibilities January, 2012

140 Regional Traffic Engineering Functions and Responsibilities June, 2010

150 Reference Documents December, 2011

160 Revisions January, 2000
200 TRAFFIC STUDIES


201 Definitions January, 2000

220 Speed Zoning January, 2000

221 - Speed Zoning Concepts January, 2000

222 - Speed Zoning January, 2000

223 - Speed Regulations January, 2000

224 - Advisory Speed January, 2000

226 - Work Zone Speeds December, 2011

230 Safety Program June, 2009

231 - Benefit/Cost Ratio Economic Analysis June, 2009

240 Traffic impact Analysis December, 2011

245 Turn Lane Warrants May, 2010

250 Project Assessments January, 2000

251 - Design Exceptions January, 2000

260 Photo Enforcement on State Highways November, 2013

290 Report Format January, 2000
300 SIGNS


301 Definitions December, 2011

305 - Non-Standard Sign Requests January, 2000

306 - Freeway Work Orders January, 2000

310 Regulatory Signs November, 2008

311 - Speed Limit Signing December, 2011

312 - Vehicle Noise Signing October 2012

320 Warning Signs January, 2000

321 - Horizontal Alignment Warning Signs December, 2011

322 - Animal Signs December, 2011

323 - Ice Signing December, 2011

324 - Vertical Clearance Signing May, 2010

325 - Grade and Hill Signing December, 2011

329 - Miscellaneous Warning Signs December, 2011

330 Guide Signs January, 2000

331 - Distance Signing and Control City Plan December, 2011

332 - Place Names December, 2011

333 - State Lines January, 2000

334 - Historical Markers January, 2000

335 - Designation of Highway Names and Features December, 2011

336 - Supplemental and Miscellaneous Guide Signs

R17-3-901. Signing for Colleges and Universities, from the Arizona Administrative Code

April, 2014

337 - Street name signing December, 2011

338 - Wayfinding Signs April, 2014

340 Motorist Service Signs January, 2000

341 - Logo Sign Program For Freeways (SUSPENDED) January, 2013

342 - Rural Logo Sign Program (SUSPENDED) January, 2013

343 - Motorist Service Signing December, 2011

344 - Adopt-a-Highway Volunteer Program January, 2000

345 - Adopt-a-Highway Sponsor Program January, 2000

380 Sign Materials November, 2013
400 PAVEMENT MARKING


401 Definitions January, 2000

410 No-Passing Zones December, 2011

420 Reflectorized Pavement Markers January, 2006

430 Turn Lane Design January, 2000

450 Permanent Striping on Chip Seal Projects November, 2013

460 Temporary Pavement Markings November, 2013

480 Continuous Longitudinal Rumble Strips December, 2011
500 DELINEATION


500 UNDER DEVELOPMENT 2013
600 TRAFFIC SIGNALS


601 Definitions January, 2000

610 Traffic Signal Requests January, 2000

611 - Traffic Signal Needs Studies December, 2011

612 - Left Turn Signal Phasing December, 2011

613 - Special Access Signals November, 2002

614 - Review Process of Traffic Signals for Permits February, 2009

620 Traffic Signal Operations January, 2012

621 - Signal Phase Change Intervals November, 2013

622 - Left Turn Signal Timing November, 2013

623 - Inoperative Traffic Signals March, 2001

624 - Emergency Vehicle Preemption December, 2011

625 - Flashing Operation of Traffic Signals January, 2000

626 - Prohibition of ""Right Turn on Red"" and ""Left turn on Red"" Turning Movements" January, 2000

627 - Traffic Signal Activation Guidelines January, 2003

628 - Railroad Preemption January, 2012

630 Traffic Signal Design

635 - Traffic Signal Design and Drafting Guide January, 2006

636 - Traffic Signal On-Site Field Inspection Checklist December, 2011
700 ILLUMINATION


700 Illumination January, 2003

790 - Overhead Guide Sign Lighting May, 2010
800 TRAFFIC CONTROL PLANS


810 Traffic Control Design Guidelines December, 2011

820 Work Zone Channelizing Devices January, 2000
900 - PEDESTRIANS


901 Definitions January, 2000

910 Pedestrian Crosswalks December, 2011

920 School Crosswalks December, 2011

930 School Safety June, 2009
1000 MISCELLANEOUS


1001 Definitions January, 2000

1010 Traffic Control Products Evaluation Committee (TCPEC) January, 2000

1030 Controlled-Access Highways as Bikeways November, 2011

1031 Signing and Marking of Shared-Use Paths July, 2004

1060 Median Openings January, 2000

1070 Decorative Traffic Control Devices January, 2000

1099 Index January, 2012