Traffic Signals

Traffic signals enhance safety in the community and improve traffic flow. All New Westminster traffic signals adhere to design standards and are operated by the City of New Westminster’s Electric Utility.

All traffic signals in New Westminster are equipped with 12-watt LE signal heads. Some signals are also equipped with audible signals, countdown timers and back-up battery supply in case of a power outage.

For feedback about traffic signal design, please contact the Engineering Department:

Phone: 604-527-4592

  • To report a traffic signal in need of repair please contact:

    Electric Utility

    Office hours: 8:00AM to 4:00PM, Monday – Friday
    Phone: 604-515-3750

    For Emergencies Outside of Office Hours:

    BC Hydro Emergency Dispatch
    Phone: 604-526-9975