How do I? close menu

Traffic and Transportation

No walk-ins at this time, please contact us at or 515-283-4973.

Service Hours

  • Monday through Friday, excluding holidays
  • 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


City Hall - Second Floor
400 Robert D. Ray Drive
Des Moines, Iowa

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Traffic signal maintenance and requests
  • Traffic sign maintenance and requests
  • Pavement markings
  • Illegal signs and objects in the public right-of-way
  • Street lighting
  • Vision obstructions at intersections
  • Traffic studies
  • Parking restrictions
  • Traffic-related permits and licenses
  • Transportation planning

Traffic and Transportation Staff

Traffic Information Brochures