Chapter 14 MOTOR VEHICLES AND TRAFFIC*
Section 14-470 Pedestrian control signals.
Whenever special pedestrian control signals are in place, such signals shall
indicate as follows:
Steady WALK or WALKING PERSON symbol conforming to those allowed by Sec. 14-462
. Pedestrians facing such signal may proceed across the roadway in the direction of the signal
and shall be given the right-of-way by the drivers of all vehicles.
Flashing DONT WALK or flashing UPRAISED HAND conforming to those allowed by
Sec. 14-462. Indicates that a pedestrian shall not start to cross the roadway in the direction of
signal indication, but that any pedestrian who has already started to cross on the steady WALK
or WALKING PERSON symbol signal indication shall proceed out of the traveled way and shall
be given the right of way by the drivers of all vehicles.
Steady DONT WALK or UPRAISED HAND symbol conforming to those allowed by
. No pedestrian shall start to cross the roadway in the direction of such signal.
If a pedestrian signal has number indication of the general time available for the
pedestrian to complete a crossing movement (commonly referred to as a Pedestrian Countdown
Timer), the pedestrian signal shall conform to those allowed by Sec. 14-462 or the current
Federal Highway Administration Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices.
(Code 1964, § 12.150; Ord. No. 018131, § 1, 6-21-04)
State law reference(s)--Similar provisions, RSMo. § 300.160.
(Ord. 018131, Amended, 06/21/2004, Prior Text)