Linglestown Road Roundabouts

 

HOW TO USE A CIRCULAR INTERSECTION

APPROACHING AND ENTERING:

  • When approaching a roundabout SLOW DOWN and be prepared to yield to pedestrians in the crosswalk.
  • Pull up to the Yield Line, look to the left and check for approaching traffic within the roundabout, CIRCULATING TRAFFIC HAS THE RIGHT- OF-WAY.
  • Enter the roundabout when there is an adequate gap in traffic.

EXITING THE ROUNDABOUT:

  • Once you have entered the roundabout, proceed counterclockwise to your exit point. YOU now have the right-of-way.
  • As you approach your exit, use your RIGHT TURN SIGNAL.
  • Watch for pedestrians in crosswalks and be prepared to yield.
  • Exit the roundabout.

BE PREPARED FOR:

Emergency vehicles - Do not enter a roundabout when emergency vehicles are approaching, pull to the side. If in a roundabout, immediately exit and pull to the side. NEVER STOP IN A ROUNDABOUT.

Bicyclists - Bicyclists have the option to function as a vehicle or pedestrian when using a roundabout. When acting as a vehicle, they will follow the same rules. NEVER OVERTAKE A BICYCLIST ACTING AS A VEHICLE IN A ROUNDABOUT.

Pedestrians - Motorists must yield to pedestrians when entering and exiting a roundabout. Pedestrians will use crosswalks and splinter islands to cross each leg of a roundabout.

Frequently Called Numbers

Main Switchboard
717-657-5600
Police Administration
717-657-5656
Public Works Department
717-657-5615
Sewer Department
717-657-5617
Parks and Recreation
717-657-5635
Supervisor's Voice-Mail
717-724-8327

Office Hours

Municipal Center (Administration, Community Development, & Sewer)
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Police Department Records Office
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Public Works Department
6:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Sanitary Sewer Operations
6:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Friendship Center and the Parks and Recreation Department
Monday to Thursday -  5:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Friday - 5:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday - 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Sunday - 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.