Connecticut’s Traffic Signal Circuit Rider Program

Connecticut’s Traffic Signal Circuit Rider program provide no cost technical assistance and training to local agencies responsible for municipal traffic signals and traffic control systems.

Service provided through the program include:
  • Support the development of management plans with clear goals and objectives for the operation, maintenance, and design of traffic signal infrastructure

  • Training on traffic signal topics relevant to local agencies through seminars, technical briefs, and site visits

  • Assist the development of traffic signal timing at isolated intersections and coordinated systems, including evaluating relevant performance measures

  • Promote opportunities for federal-aid funding for traffic signal operations and encourage the integration of traffic signal operations into metropolitan transportation plans and programs

  • Equipment Loan Program
For More Information

Theresa Schwartz, P.E., P.T.O.E.
Traffic Signal Circuit Rider
Connecticut Technology Transfer Center
University of Connecticut
860-486-4532 office

Subscribe to our Traffic Signal listserv contact Mary McCarthy at to sign up.
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