Traffic Accommodation in Work Zones
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Traffic Accommodation in Work Zones Manual
The purpose of this manual is to provide information and minimum requirements to the various parties involved in Alberta Transportation contracts, agreements, permits and authorizations so that the accommodation of traffic in work zones is handled in a consistent, safe and effective manner. Drawings for minimum temporary signing requirements are included within the manual, as well as separately in .dgn format.
Traffic Accommodation in Work Zones 2018 (2nd Edition) (pdf 11.5 MB)
Typical Drawings For Temporary Construction Signing - 2018 Traffic accommodation (.dgn file, zipped)
Alberta Transportation's "Product List" should be consulted when selecting some categories of work zone traffic control devices.
Alberta Transportation's "Recommended Practices" provide guidance on highway signs and other operational characteristics. They are referenced by several work zone standards.
Recommended Practices Guidelines
Alberta Transportation's Roadside Design Guide should be referred to when considering roadside design elements in a work zone.
Roadside Design Guide