Traffic Engineering

The City’s Traffic Engineer is responsible for safe and efficient day to day traffic operations on the City’s street system. The Traffic Engineer also coordinates long-range transportation planning within the City and other regional transportation programs.  In addition, the Traffic Engineer addresses traffic issues and requests from the public, from traffic flow planning to placing stop signs at intersections.

Transportation Permit

Traffic Engineer is also responsible for issuing Transportation Permits.  A transportation permit is required for any oversize load beginning or ending within the city limits.  Oversize loads that go entirely through the city are governed by County and/or State requirements.  
An oversize load is defined in the permit documents.

If you have general questions or concerns about any traffic related issue in the City, please contact the City's Traffic Engineer Farhad Iranitalab at (818) 790-8882 or

Engineering & Traffic Volume Survey

Public Works DepartmentOne Civic Center Drive. La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011
(818) 790-8882 (phone)
(818) 790-8897 (fax)
Office HoursMonday - Thursday
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM