Jeffery W. Branham, P.E.
Chief Traffic Engineer
Public Works Service Center
3131 Morris Ave.
Knoxville TN 37909
The Traffic Engineering Division is involved in transportation issues on all roadways and streets in the City of Knoxville, excluding the interstate highways, which are controlled by the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT).
The Traffic Engineering Division has three groups: Traffic Signals, the Sign and Marking Shop, and Traffic Operations.
The Traffic Signals Group
is responsible for the maintenance, timing and coordination of all existing traffic signals.
Contact the Signal Shop at 865-215-6730.
To report a Street Light Outage, please contact KUB at 865-524-2911, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.kub.org.
The Traffic Sign and Marking Shop
is responsible for the production, installation, and maintenance of all existing traffic control signs, markings, and parking meters.
Contact the Sign Shop at 865-215-6720
conducts routine traffic counts and other studies, keeps crash data on Knoxville's roadways, and takes traffic-related requests such as for new traffic signs, markings, and signals.
Contact the Traffic Operations office at 865-215-6100.
The current traffic count data
can be seen online at the MPC website.