Caltrans Installing Reflective Backplates at Signalized Intersections


District: Distict 2 - Redding
Contact: Chris Woodward
Phone: (530) 229-0511

SACRAMENTO — Caltrans is installing reflective backplates at more than 5,500 signalized intersections across the state. These retroreflective bordered backplates -- yellow reflective strips placed around the perimeter of traffic signals -- increase traffic signal visibility during morning hours, at night, or during a loss of power.

Caltrans News Flash #229

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