Cornell Local Roads Program

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The Quick Answers section is where we answers questions from people like you. These cover a wide variety of subjects of interest to local road/highway and related agencies.

If you have a question you would like answered, please email us at For additional information on any of the topics or entries posted here, contact our office, our Senior Engineer, David Orr, or our Technical Assistance Engineer, Geoff Scott. David can be reached via telephone at (607) 255-8465, or Geoff can be contacted at (607) 255-2806 or

Recent Quick Answers

Where can I find sample “piggybacking” contract language that my municipality can use?

Are rumble strips considered traffic control devices and, if so, does the MUTCD govern their design, spacing, etc.?

What signs should we replace first?

Can you mount a county route marker on the same post as a speed limit sign?

Where can I find a sample policy or public notice about winter maintenance mailbox damage?

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