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Flashing Warning Signals

School Zone Flashing Warning Signals

 

Traffic Signal

 

 

Minimum criterion for the installation of Harris County Precinct 4 School Zone Flashing Warning Signals (FWS) includes:

  • A formal request for FWS installation from the respective school district must be submitted to Precinct 4 for consideration.

  • A traffic engineering study must be completed and approved by Commissioner's Court for a reduced school zone speed limit.

  • Review and approval of the traffic engineering study must be accomplished by the Harris County Public Infrastructure Department - Traffic Engineering Group.

Funding is limited and is typically prioritized to address the needs of elementary and intermediate/junior schools first.