Traffic Concerns

The City frequently receives concerns from residents regarding safety on our local roads, along with requests to install various traffic control devices.  The following is a summary of common devices requested and their documented effect on driver behavior, along with resources and educational material regarding these devices.  If, after reviewing this information, you believe an area needs an improvement, please either report your concern or contact the Engineering Department at 952-227-1160.  Concerns will be documented and brought before the Traffic Safety Committee to be assessed as to whether or not a safety issue is present and an improvement should be studied further.

If you have concerns about speeding in your neighborhood, please contact the Carver County Sheriff's Department non-emergency line at 952-361-1231.