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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)

Other Resources

Sign Panel Catalogue

Alberta Transportation's "Product List" should be consulted when selecting some categories of work zone traffic control devices.
Product List

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