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Minnesota Temporary Traffic Control Field Manual 2018

The 2018 Field Manual contains typical traffic control layouts that all state, county and city roadway operations staff should use. Although the Field Manual is contained in the Minnesota Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices, a separate printed document is available.

Download complete manual (PDF, 12 MB)

Sections File type
Introduction PDF 160 KB
Glossary PDF 196 KB
Temporary Traffic Control General Guidelines PDF 267 KB
Temporary Traffic Control Devices PDF 761 KB
Longitudinal Drop-Off Guidelines PDF 213 KB
Symbols Used in Typical Layouts PDF 184 KB
Components of a Temporary Traffic Control Zone PDF 179 KB
Temporary Traffic Control Distance Charts PDF 215 KB
Layouts 1-5 - Low Volume Roads, Rural and Urban PDF 2 MB
Layouts 6-35 - Two-Lane, Two-Way Roads PDF 2 MB
Layouts 36-40 - Two-Way, Continuous Left Turn Lane PDF 593 KB
Layouts 41-48 - Multi-Lane Undivided Roads PDF 737 KB
Layouts 49-75 - Multi-Lane Divided Roads PDF 1 MB
Layouts 76-89 - Miscellaneous Layouts PDF 910 KB
Quality Standards PDF 2 MB
Minnesota Flagging Handbook PDF 2 MB
MnDOT Telephone Numbers PDF 133 KB