Traffic Safety

 The Traffic Operations division provides the following information and resources to improve traffic safety in Springfield. Resources and information include the following:

  • Bike safety includes maps and safety information on how to use Springfield's more than 60 miles of streets designated as bike routes. Includes a map showing all bike routes.
  • School Safety includes the Traffic Control Manual for School Crossing Protection and School Walking Route Maps for each elementary school in the Springfield R-12 School District.
  • The Drive 25 Program helps reduce speeding on residential streets by allowing citizens to serve as models of safe driving.
  • The Drive Responsibly Campaign teaches drivers about the risks of following other vehicles too closely, yielding improperly, speeding, and distractions.