Traffic Engineering

The Monterey County Traffic Engineering Division is responsible for the safe and efficient movement of traffic on County Maintained Roads. Responsibilities include the maintenance of traffic signals, the installation of new traffic control devices, and the review of the circulation effects of proposed development.

The Traffic Engineering Division responds to citizen requests for the insulation various traffic control devices and addresses issues that users experience with the County roadway system.


Speed Limits

The majority of speed limits are based on an Engineering and Traffic Survey (E&TS). In order for these speed limits to be enforceable by radar the E&TS needs to support the posted speed limit.

To acquire current E&TS' contact the Traffic Engineering office at (831) 755-4800.


Traffic Volumes

2013 Volume Book


Traffic Study Guidelines

Guide For the Preparation of Traffic Impact Studies


The Carmel Valley Road Advisory Committee

The Carmel Valley Road Advisory Committee typically meets on the second Thursday of the month in the months of February, April, June, August, October and December.

Current Agenda Package

June 26, 2014


Past Agendas

May 1, 2014
February 24, 2014


Past Minutes

May 1, 2014
February 24, 2014


The Annual Carmel Valley Road Traffic Volume Report

Report - Coming Soon


Section Staff and Contacts

Ryan D. Chapman, P.E., T.E., PTOE, Traffic Engineer 
Phone: (831) 796-3009 Email:

Brenda Villanueva, Assistant Traffic Engineer
Phone: (831) 755-8908 Email:

Raul Martinez, Assistant Transportation Engineer
Phone: (831) 755-4628 Email: