Traffic Calming

Traffic Calming Policy


Speeding vehicles and unnecessary through traffic in residential neighborhoods often create safety hazards and negatively affect factors of livability. The purpose of this policy is to provide an appropriate and consistent treatment of traffic calming measures on City of Burlington residential streets.

Traffic calming measures include enforcement, speed limit reduction, and speed humps. Property owners on a residential street  may request traffic calming measures. The guidelines set forth in the policy shall aid city staff in determining an appropriate course of action.

For questions about the Traffic Calming Policies linked below, please call 336-222-7350


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