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Traffic Control Sign Shop
Responsibilities & Services
Department employees working on an area sign
Contact
Kenneth Shaeffer
Manager

Ryan Metcalf
Assistant Manager

6449 Haley Rd.
Memphis, TN  38134

Ph: (901) 222-7723

Hours
Monday - Thursday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Traffic Control Sign Shop is responsible for managing most components of traffic control entities that improve citizens’ safety and facilitate travel within the unincorporated areas of Shelby County. Major duties of the Traffic Control Sign Section include:
  • Fabricating all signage for infrastructures located in unincorporated areas
  • Installing and maintaining all traffic signage
  • Maintaining signage database
  • Providing emergency response to citizens’ complaints pertaining to signage
  • Providing traffic detour signage during emergency situations or road improvement projects
  • Striping approximately 800 linear miles of roads in unincorporated areas

Projected 2010-11 Projects 
  • Installation of signage in newly constructed developments (approximately 50 annually)
  • Planned inspection or striping of roadway within the county’s jurisdiction
  • Planned installation or replacement of traffic reflectors for 249 road curves within the county
  • Replacement of approximately 5,000 traffic signs throughout Shelby County

Note: To report signage obstruction / damage affecting unincorporated roadways and other situations within the Roads and Bridges Department’s jurisdiction that have an adverse effect on public safety, please call this department immediately.


Vasco A. Smith, Jr. County Administration Building • (901) 222-2300
160 North Main Street Memphis TN 38103
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