School Traffic Calming Measures

Engineering and Monitoring

The Pleasanton Police are present to monitor speeds, traffic safety procedures and issue citations as warranted.  Other elements include the School Citation Program, Speed Monitoring Trailer and Neighborhood Speed Watch.

Signing & Striping

The City of Pleasanton Traffic Engineering Department reviews the need for items such as speed limit signs, loading zones, restricted movement signs, crosswalks, parking restrictions (permit parking) and signing and striping.

 Site Improvements

City of Pleasanton staff makes recommendations for site redesign by the School District, implementation of staggered bell times, pick-up and drop-off procedures, parking lot functionality, drop off loops and sidewalk and bike trail modifications or additions.

Pedestrian Safety

The Pleasanton Police Department coordinates the school crossing guard program which facilitates the safe crossing of students at designated crossing locations.   Safety education includes developing suggested routes to school maps and plans, walk or bike safety assemblies and informational fliers.