Introduction to the MUTCD. 2009 Edition. Adam Larsen Safety Program Engineer FHWA Wyoming Division 307-771-2951 Adam.Larsen@DOT.gov. Logistics. Health and safety (emergency exits, procedures for evacuation, etc.) Please mute cell phones/Pagers Breaks (restrooms) Lunch arrangements
Safety Program Engineer
FHWA Wyoming Division
Wyoming FHWA Safety Program Engineer
Federal Highway Administration
Office of Transportation Operations
500+ changes from the 2003 MUTCD.
National standard, mandatory by law, for all traffic control devices installed on any street, highway, or bicycle trail open to public travel.
Code of Federal Regulations: 23 CFR 655.603
Signs, Markings, Signals
Toll roads and roads within shopping centers, airports, sports arenas, theme parks, and similar business or recreation facilities that are privately owned, but the public is allowed to travel without access restrictions
The OVERALL theme of the MUTCD is
with roadway users
Paragraphs are numbered!Guidance statements are italicized