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City of Omaha - Nebraska

City of Omaha Public WorksOmaha, Nebraska

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The mission of the City of Omaha Traffic Engineering Division is to provide for the safe, environmentally compatible, and efficient movement of pedestrians, bicyclists, and motor vehicles through the design, construction, operation, and maintenance of traffic control systems.

Traffic Engineering staff maintains 1,000 traffic signals, lane lights, and flashers, 2,850 lane miles painted (conducted annually), and maintains 120,000 traffic signs and conducts 350 traffic studies and counts traffic at 250 intersections per year. Our division duties include planning and design of traffic facilities, reviewing development plans and plats as well as funding and administering 56,000 street lights.

Traffic Restrictions and Road Closures   Event Permits, Truck Routes and Oversize Permits, Street Closure Permits, Banner Permits, and other misc. permits   traffic-calming-program-button   HSIP button   Traffic Signals, Signs, Pavement Markings, Street Lights   Information Center, Traffice Calming Program, Traffic Counts and Posted Speed Limits and other Detailed Traffic Information

Report Traffic Problems here, or contact via phone or email during hours posted below and we will respond to your concerns.

  • Regular Business Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM.
  • After Hours: If you need immediate assistance to report malfunctioning traffic signals or traffic sign repairs or other traffic-related issues after hours, please call the Traffic Engineering Dispatch at (402) 444-5160.