Index of Approved Changes

 

During each meeting, the NCUTCD votes to approve proposed additions, revisions, and interpretations to the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD).  Since the last MUTCD was published, several changes have been proposed by the NCUTCD.  The current list of proposed changes can be found below.  You may use the links below to filter the list based on the Technical Committee that prepared the recommended change.


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Meeting Item No. Description
January 2008 08A-RR-01 Section 8D.07 Traffic Signal Preemption
January 2008 08A-RR-02 Pathway-Rail Grade Crossings
January 2009 08B-MKG-13 Minimum Retroreflectivity for Longitudinal Pavement Markings
June 2009 09A-RW-01 NO SNOWMOBILES Sign
June 2009 09A-RR-01 Arrow and Edge Line Markings at Highway-Rail and Light Rail Transit Grade Crossings
June 2009 09A-RW-02 Multiway Stop Control
June 2009 09A-RW-03 WATCH FOR STOPPED TRAFFIC Sign (SSW-23)
June 2009 09A-RW-04 U-TURN Signal
June 2009 09A-RW-05 Figure 2C-14 NEW Plaque
January 2010 09A-RW-06 School Speed Zones
January 2010 09B-BIK-01 Signing for Bicycle Access to Freeways
January 2010 09B-BIK-02 M1-9 US Bicycle Route Marker
July 2010 09A-BIK-01 Except Bicycles Plaque
July 2010 10A-RW-01 STOP FOR SCHOOL BUSES Signs
January 2011 10B-RW-01 Lane End Signs
January 2011 10B-RW-02 Thru Traffic Merge Left (Right)
January 2011 10B-RW-03 Two Way Traffic on a Three Lane Road
January 2011 10B-RW-04 Spacing of Speed Limit Signs
January 2011 10B-RW-05 Speed Differential for Horizontal Alignment Sign Selection - Table 2C-5
January 2011 10B-RW-06 Turn Warning Signs
January 2011 11A-RW-01 Higher Fines Signs and Plaques
January 2011 10B-RR-01 Revision of Signing and Marking Requirements for Grade Crossings
January 2011 10B-RR-02 Revision of Signing and Marking Requirements for Grade Crossings
January 2011 10B-RR-03 Revision of Signing and Marking Requirements for Grade Crossings
January 2011 10B-RW-07 Low Volume Road Railroad Crossings
June 2011 11A-BIK-01 Bicycle Lane Markings - Clarification
June 2011 11A-BIK-02 Section 9B.21 Bicycle Route Signs (M1-8, M1-8a, M1-9)
June 2011 11A-BIK-03 Selective Exclusion Signs - Clarification of Use
June 2011 11A-GMI-01 Chapter 2E Reorganization
June 2011 11A-MKG-01 Crosswalk Markings
June 2011 11A-RW-01 Size of Regulatory Signs on Ramps
June 2011 11A-RW-02 Size of Warning Signs on Ramps
June 2011 11A-RW-03 Traffic Signal Photo Enforcement (Red Light) Sign
June 2011 11A-RW-04 Review of Standard Statements in Part 2B
June 2011 11A-STC-01 Pedestrian Hybrid Beacons
June 2011 11A-TTC-01 Pedestrian Channelizing Device
June 2011 11B-EDIT-01 Edit Committee Report
June 2011 11A-GMI-02 Guide Signing for Freeway Split with Dedicated Lanes
June 2011 11A-RW-01 Table 2C-5 - Selection of Horizontal Alignment Traffic Control Signs
January 2012 11B-RW-01 Signalized Intersection Signing
January 2012 11B-RW-02 Section 2C.62 NEW Plaque (W16-15p)
January 2012 11B-RW-03 Section 2C.47 Two-Direction Large Arrow Sign (W1-7)
January 2012 11B-RW-04 Design of Parking Signs R7-21 and R7-21a
January 2012 11B-RW-05 Variable Speed Limit Sign Spacing and Locations
January 2012 11B-RW-06 Edits to Section 2C
January 2012 11B-RW-07 Vertical Clearance of Preferential Lane Signs and Overhead Signing for Preferential Lanes
January 2012 11B-RW-08 Large Animal, Snowmobile and Horse Drawn Vehicle Signs
January 2012 12A-MKG-01 Section 3H.01 Channelizing Devices
January 2012 12A-MKG-02 3B.18 Crosswalk Markings
January 2012 11A-STC-01 Flashing Beacon Sizes
January 2012 11B-RW-09 Size of Regulatory Signs Table 2B-1
June 2012 11A-GMI-01 Chapter 2J - Specific Service Signs
June 2012 11A-GMI-02 Chapter 2K - Tourist Oriented Directional Signs
June 2012 11A-GMI-03 Chapter 2K - Tourist Oriented Directional Signs
June 2012 12A-GMI-01 Interchange Sequence Signs
June 2012 12A-GMI-02 Guide Signs for Option Lanes
June 2012 12A-GMI-03 Size of Arrows for Overhead Arrow-per-lane Arrows
June 2012 12A-GMI-04 Section 2J-09 Specific Service Trailblazer Signs
June 2012 12A-GMI-05 Section 2E.43 Signing by Type of Interchange
June 2012 12A-GMI-06 Section 2E.44 Freeway to Freeway Interchange
June 2012 12A-GMI-07 Exit Gore Signing
June 2012 11B-GMI-01 Toll Route Shield
June 2012 11B-STC-01 Signal Indications for Approaches from Which There are no Through Movements Permitted
June 2012 12A-BIK-01 Review of Standards in Part 9
June 2012 12A-GMI-08 Traffic Control Point Sign
June 2012 12A-GMI-09 Area Closed Sign
June 2012 12A-GMI-10 Hurricane Symbol Sign
June 2012 12A-MKG-03 Edge Line Transition at Ramps and Bays
June 2012 12A-MKG-04 Language Changes in Chapter 3B
June 2012 12A-ROR-01 Elimination of the definition of "Flashing Walk" Indication from the Rules of the Road, UVC
June 2012 12A-RW-01 Section 2A.19 Lateral Offset and Section 2A.21 Posts and Mountings
June 2012 12A-RW-02 Advance Traffic Control Signs
June 2012 12A-UVC-01 Definiition of a Pedestrian
January 2013 11B-GMI-01 TOLL Auxiliary Sign (M4-15) Designation
January 2013 12B-MKG-01 Approach-End Treatment
January 2013 12B-MKG-02 Aesthetic Treatments within Crosswalks
January 2013 12B-RR-01 Active Devices at Highway-LRT Grade Crossings
January 2013 12B-RW-01 Section 2B.11 Yield Here to Pedestrian and Stop Here for Pedestrian Signs and Section 2C.50 Non Vehicular Warning Signs
January 2013 12B-STC-01 Prohibiting Flashing Beacons Within the Border of a Sign
January 2013 13A-RW-01 Overhead signing - Center over lane
January 2013 13A-RW-02 Statutory Speed Limit Definition
January 2013 13A-RW-03 Visual Assessment Method - Maintaining Minimum Retroreflectivity, Section 2A.08
January 2013 13A-RW-04 Reversible Lane Control Signs (Figure 2B-7)
January 2013 13A-RW-05 Overhead Signs at Preferential Lanes and 24 Hour Period Signs
January 2013 13A-RW-06 Use of the School Crossing Assembly on an Aapproach Controlled by a YIELD Sign
June 2013 13A-RW-07 In- Street Pedestrian signs (R1-6, R1-6a), Overhead Pedestrian Crossing Signs (R1-9 and R1-9a) and In-Street Schoolchildren Crossing (R1-6b, R1-6c sign).
June 2013 13A-RW-08 Optional Applications of Pavement Markings and Delineators and Rumble Strip Markings in Combination with Horizontal Curve Warning Signing
June 2013 12B-RR-02 Proposed Changes and Additions to Pathway Grade Crossings and Related Sections
June 2013 12B-STC-02 Shortening or Omitting a Pedestrian Change Interval when Transitioning into Preemption
June 2013 13A-BIK-01 Section 6G-05 and Section 6H-01
June 2013 13A-RW-09 DO NOT ENTER/WRONG WAY Signing
June 2013 13B-TTC-01 Figure 6H-28 - Typical Application 28 Sidewalk Detour or Diversion
January 2014 13B-RW-01 Integrate Low Volume Rural Roads into Rest of MUTCD
January 2014 13B-RW-02 Table 2A-3, and Section 2A.08 - Added sheeting types - Minimum Maintained Retroreflectivity Levels
January 2014 13B-RW-03 Electrical Vehicle (EV) Signs
January 2014 13B-RW-04 Size of R10-11, 11a, 11b and 17a sign designs - NTOR (NO TURN ON RED) and RIGHT ON RED ARROW AFTER STOP
January 2014 14A-ROR-01 Rules of the Road, UVC Ch. 11, Sections 202, 203, 204, & 403
June 2014 12A-GMI-11 Chapter 2J - Specific Service Signs
June 2014 12A-GMI-13 Guide Signs for Option Lanes
June 2014 12A-GMI-14 Exit Gore Signing
June 2014 13A-RW-10 Section 2B.11 Yield/Stop Here for Pedestrian signs (State Law option)
June 2014 14A-BIK-01 W16-xxP Except Bicycles Supplemental Warning Plaque
June 2014 14A-BIK-02 New M1-x, M1-xa, M1-xb Non-Numbered Bicycle Route Signs
June 2014 14A-BIK-03 Bicycle Lane Intersection Control Supplemental Plaque (R3-5hP)
June 2014 14A-BIK-04 Lane Control Sign (R3-8 Series)
June 2014 14A-GMI-02 Street Name Signs
June 2014 14A-RW-01 Section 2C.65 Object Markers for Obstructions Adjacent to the Roadway
June 2014 14A-RW-03 Design of Signs
June 2014 14A-RW-04 Word Messages
June 2014 14A-RW-06 Traffic Signal Pedestrian and Bicycle Actuation Signs
June 2014 14B-GMI-02 State Welcome Signs
June 2014 14B-GMI-03 Use of Pictographs on Guide Signs
June 2014 16B-EC-01 FHWA Consolidation and Reorganization of MUTCD Introduction and Part 1
June 2014 12A-GMI-12 Section 2J-09 Specific Service Trailblazer Signs
June 2014 13B-BIK-01 Bicycle Box
June 2014 13B-RR-01 Traffic Signal Preemption for Grade Crossings
June 2014 14A-BIK-05 Buffered Bicycle Lanes
June 2014 14A-BIK-06 Contraflow Bicycle Lanes
June 2014 14A-GMI-01 Numbered Highway Systems
June 2014 14A-MKG-01 Colored Pavements
June 2014 14A-RW-02 Section 2C.10 (proposed 2Q.04) Combination Horizontal Alignment/Advisory Speed Signs (W1-1a, W1-2a)
June 2014 14A-RW-05 Excessive Use of Signs
June 2014 14A-RW-07 LED Sign Applications
June 2014 14A-STC-01 Reorganization and Revisions to Part 4
June 2014 14A-STC-02 Bicycle Signal Faces
June 2014 14A-TTC-01 Section 6D.01 Pedestrian Considerations (guidance vs. standard)
June 2014 14A-TTC-02 Section 6F.02 General Characteristics of Signs
June 2014 14B-BIK-01 Two-Stage-Turn Queuing Box
June 2014 14B-BIK-02 Turning Vehicles Yield to Bicycles Sign
June 2014 14B-BIK-03 Bicycle Lane Extensions Through Intersections
June 2014 14B-BIK-04 Wayfinding Signs for Shared-Use Paths
June 2014 14B-GMI-01 Jurisdictional Boundary Signs
June 2014 14B-GMI-04 Specific Service Signs
June 2014 14B-GMI-05 Use of Recreational and Cultural Interest Area Signs
June 2014 14B-GMI-06 Recreational & Cultural Interest (R&CI) Signs
June 2014 14B-GMI-07 Memorial or Dedication Signing
June 2014 14B-GMI-08 Changeable Message Signs (CMS)
June 2014 14B-GMI-09 Weigh (Inspection) Stations
June 2014 14B-MKG-01 Definition of a Wide vs Normal Line
June 2014 14B-RR-01 Proposed Changes and Additions to Chapter 8B
June 2014 14B-RR-02 Busway Grade Crossings
June 2014 14B-RR-03 Emergency Notification Signs
June 2014 14B-RR-04 Proposed Changes and Additions to Flashing-Light Signals, Section 8C.02
June 2014 14B-RR-05 Proposed Changes and Additions to Section 8C.06 - Four-Quadrant Gate Systems
June 2014 14B-RW-01 Intersection Conflict Warning Systems
June 2014 14B-TTC-01 Section 6F.72 / 6M.03 Temporary Lane Separators
June 2014 14B-TTC-02 Section 6F.82 Floodlights
June 2014 14B-TTC-03 Figures 6H.22, 6H.24, and 6H.25
June 2014 14B-TTC-04 Figure 6H-28: Sidewalk Detour or Diversion
June 2014 14B-TTC-05 Section 6C.13 Pilot Car Method of One-Lane, Two-Way Traffic Control
June 2014 14B-TTC-06 Section 6D.01 Pedestrian Considerations (duration of impact)
June 2015 15A-RW-01 Movement Prohibition Signs
January 2016 16A-GMI-01 Site Roadways Open to Public Travel (2D)
January 2016 15A-RW-02 Site Roadways Open to Public Travel (2A, 2B, 2C)
January 2016 15B-BIK-01 Guidance for Numbered Bicycle Route Signing
January 2016 15B-BIK-02 Proposed General Services Signs for Bikeways
January 2016 15B-RR-01 Edge Line Markings at Highway-Rail and Light Rail Transit Grade Crossings
January 2016 15B-RW-01 Climbing, Truck and Passing Lanes
January 2016 15B-RW-02 Selecting Type of Traffic Control for Unsignalized Intersections
January 2016 16A-GMI-02 Site Roadways Open to Public Travel (2M)
January 2016 16A-MKG-01 Site Roadways Open to Public Travel (Part 3 - Markings)
January 2016 16A-RR-01 Stop Lines at Grade Crossings with Active Traffic Control Devices
June 2016 15A-EC-01 Site Roadways Open to Public Travel (SROPT)
June 2016 16A-GMI-01 National Toll Interoperability Symbol
June 2016 16A-RW-01 Parking Signs
June 2016 16A-TTC-01 Pedestrian Channelizing Device - Figure Change
January 2017 16A-RW-02 R10-15a Traffic Signal Sign - Turning Vehicles Stop For Pedestrians
January 2017 16B-BIK-01 Shared Lane Markings - Added Technical Guidance
January 2017 16B-BIK-02 Warning Signs for Bicycle Merge Conditions
January 2017 16B-MKG-01 Channelization Devices Used for Emphasis of Pavement Marking Patterns
January 2017 16B-RW-01 Gates - Setback for Parking Gates
January 2017 16B-RW-02 In-Street Pedestrian Signs Gateway Installation
January 2017 16B-RW-03 Section 2C.04, Size of Warning Signs
January 2017 16B-TTC-01 Color of Tubular Markers
January 2017 17A-STC-01 Revisions to Interim Approval IA-18 Intersection Bicycle Boxes
June 2017 17A-EC-01 Experimentation and Interim Approvals
June 2017 16B-RW-04 Figure 2C-3, Example of Advisory Speed Signing for an Exit Ramp
June 2017 17A-BIK-01 Raised Devices along Bicycle Lanes
June 2017 17A-BIK-02 Speed Terminology in Part 9
June 2017 17A-RW-02 R5-XX, R5-XY - NO THRU TRAFFIC and NO THRU TRUCK TRAFFIC signs
June 2017 17A-RW-03 Section 2B.59, Weight Limit Signs
June 2017 17A-RW-04 Section 2C.13, Truck Rollover Signs
June 2017 17A-TCC-01 Optional use of the Advisory Speed (W13-1P) Plaque in Section 6F.52
January 2018 16A-GMI-01 National Toll Interoperability Symbol
January 2018 16B-TTC-04 Providing for Optional Use of the End Road Work (G20-2) Sign
January 2018 16B-TTC-06 Providing Uniformity between TA-40 and TA-44
January 2018 17B-GMI-01 Word Message Logo Sign Panels
January 2018 17B-TTC-02 Clarification on the use of Temporary Portable Rumble Strips in a TTC Zone