Speed limits, traffic signs, and traffic signals are important elements of both street safety and traffic control. Check out Traffic Control on My Street to get answers to common questions. For detailed information about turn signals, crosswalks, speed limits, and more, visit Signs, Signals, and Safety
Street and Traffic Safety Issues
Do you need to report a pothole or damaged street light? You can do so online.
- Report a Street Light Outage or Repair Issue with Xcel
We contract Xcel Energy to provide street lighting in the City.
- Report a Pothole on a Public Street through Ask Arvada
To report a pothole on State Highways, contact the Colorado Department of Transportation at 303-757-9011.
- Report a Problem with Traffic Signals through Ask Arvada
Ask Arvada is not monitored 24/7. If you need to report a failing traffic signal after normal business hours, please call the Arvada Police Department at 720-898-6900. The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) maintains and operates traffic signals on State-owned roadways including Wadsworth Blvd., Sheridan Blvd., and Ward Rd. To report a problem on State-owned signals please call CDOT at 303-757-9011.
To find out about travel alerts and street closures, please explore the resources below. If you're new to Arvada, or looking for the Colorado DMV Driving Handbook, visit Driving Basics in Colorado.