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Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Traffic Operations Division
Steven Sheffield, <br> Traffic Operations Division Manager
Steven Sheffield,
Traffic Operations Division Manager
Contact: Steven Sheffield, PE - Division Manager
8700 Hospital Drive
Douglasville, Georgia 30134
Phone: 678.715.5372 - Fax: 770.920.4933


The Traffic Operations Division is responsible for the design, installation, maintenance, study, review, and operation of traffic control devices such as signs, signals, and pavement markings on all of Douglas County's roadways. Traffic control devices are important because they optimize traffic performance, promote uniformity nationwide, and help improve safety by reducing the number and severity of traffic crashes.

Additional responsibilities include: Design, installation, maintenance, & operation of all traffic control devices (traffic signals, ITS devices, signs, and pavement markings). Perform and review the traffic operations aspect of transportation system planning projects. Enforce access management/control standards through the review & permit of new developments. Evaluate and develop traffic calming initiatives and plans where warranted. Development of new & revised traffic laws & ordinances. Continuously optimize traffic operational efficiency with existing roadway capacity by Getting More Out of What We Have. Perform, manage, and analyze all traffic data collection efforts including traffic volume, accident data, speed, and vehicle classification

Traffic Operations Division Staff

Division Manager, Steven Sheffield , PE

Department Secretary, Jenny Eschenberg

Traffic Engineering Services/Traffic Concerns
Hayden Gellineau, PE, Transportation Engineer

Traffic Data Collection
Jerry Watkins, Traffic Engineering Technician

Traffic Signal Unit
Robert Eidson, Traffic Signal Superintendent

Signing and Marking Unit
Brad Morris, Signing and Marking Superintendent

For after hours or weekend emergencies, please call 911.

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