Citywide Traffic Signal System Upgrade

Traffic Signal

Citywide Traffic Signal Upgrade

Status Update: We anticipate the completion of this project in the summer of 2017.

Project Limit: 
Various locations throughout the City of Kettering. (Show map)

Project Description:

The traffic signal system upgrade will:

Upgrade the City’s traffic system central software and hardware

Upgrade all the City’s traffic signal controllers

Upgrade conflict monitors with the central system communication capabilities

All Cameras will be replaced with upgraded cameras and improved cameras’ communication; the cameras will be equipped with lowering devices that will minimize down time and make the maintenance safer.

School Flashers will be upgraded with LED school flashers to minimize the amount of mechanical parts.  This will lead to fewer breakages and minimum down time.

Fiber optic redundant links will be introduced to minimize communications down time.

Retrofit traffic signal cabinets with UPS (uninterruptible power supply) for communication panel that will provide communication throughout the system during power outages

Curb ramps will be retrofitted per ADA requirements where needed.


Capital Electric Inc.


Status Update:

The project began in of May 2016.

Project Engineer: Irina Titova-Spang, P.E.

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