Solid Red Arrow - Drivers turning left must stop and wait.
Solid Yellow Arrow - Drivers are warned that the left turn signal is about to go to red and they should be prepared to stop or prepare to complete their left turn in they are within the intersection.
Flashing Yellow Arrow - Turns are permitted, but you must first yield to oncoming traffic and pedestrians and then proceed with caution. Remember: oncoming traffic still has a green light!
Steady Green Arrow - It's safe to turn left. Oncoming traffic must stop.
A new kind of yellow arrow turn signal is being installed Oct. 1 at Walnut Avenue and Thornton Avenue. Here's what you need to know about the system.
A national study demonstrated drivers had fewer crashes with the flashing yellow left-turn arrow than with the traditional yielding left-turn indication.
Drivers have more opportunities to make a left turn with the flashing yellow left-turn arrow that with the traditional yielding left-turn indication. which keeps them moving.
The new display provided traffic engineers with more options to handle variable traffic volumes.
Press Release CodeRED and CodeRED Weather Warning Clients
Dalton, Georgia - January 2012- Whitfield County has recently partnered with Emergency Communications Network, providers of the CodeRED high-speed notification solution and the CodeRED Weather Warning service.
The CodeRED system provides Whitfield County officials the ability to quickly deliver messages to targeted areas or the entire county. If you wish to ensure that you are included in the database, simply log onto the Whitfield County website, and follow the link to the "CodeRED Community Notification Enrollment" page. It is recommended that all businesses register, as well as all individuals who have unlisted phone numbers, who have changed their phone number or address within the past year, and those who use a cellular phone or VoIP phone as their primary number. Those without Internet access may call Whitfield County 911 at (706-370-4911) to supply their information over the phone.
CodeRED Weather Warning is an opt-in only weather warning product that taps into the National Weather Service’s Storm Based Warnings. CodeRED Weather Warning automatically alerts affected citizens in the path of severe weather just moments after a warning has been issued.
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The Mayor and Council Meeting scheduled for Monday, October 7, 2013 at 6:00 PM at Dalton City Hall has been moved to Monday, October 14, 2013 at 6:00 PM at Dalton City Hall.