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PennDOT Publications & Guidelines


  • Title 75 - Vehicles
    Pennsylvania's vehicle code.

  • PennDot Pub.149 - Traffic Signal Design Handbook
    The purpose of this publication is to provide design guidance when developing a new or modifying an existing traffic signal in Pennsylvania.

  • PennDot Pub.212 - Official Traffic Control Devices
    The purpose of Chapter 212 is to adopt the National MUTCD, to establish new regulations regarding additional study requirements, warrants, principles and guidelines not included in the MUTCD; and to establish greater uniformity for the design, location and operation of all official traffic signs, signals, markings and other traffic-control devices within this Commonwealth.

  • PennDot Pub.213 - Temporary Traffic Control Guidelines
    Publication 213 applies to contractors; utilities; Federal, State, County, and Municipal governments; and others performing construction, maintenance, emergency, permit work, utility work, or any other type of work on highways or so closely adjacent to a highway that workers, equipment, or materials encroach on the roadway or interfere with the normal movement of traffic. This also includes any special event that necessitates the need for temporary traffic control.

  • PennDOT Pub.108 - Sign Foreman's Manual
    Approved traffic signs are identified in this publication in sign standards that show the shape, color, dimensions, legends, application and placement of approved signs. The sign standards in this publication are in conformance with the Federal Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) and shall be used in lieu of signs found in the MUTCD.

LTAP Guidelines: (PennDOT Local Technical Assistance Program)