Speed Humps

See Speed Bump Policy (8.1.1) on the County Manager Streets and Roads website.

Request New Speed Humps

  • Contact Jefferson County Transportation and Engineering to evaluate the location and determine the petition area.
  • Submit a petition to the county.  For installation to be considered:
    • The petition must be signed by 90% of the residents within the petition area.
    • Seventy-five percent of the petitioned residents must sign in support of the proposed speed hump.
    • Only one signature per household will be considered.
  • Speed humps will be financed on a 50-50 cost-sharing basis between residents and Jefferson County.

Request Speed Hump Removal

  • Contact Jefferson County Transportation and Engineering to evaluate the location and determine the petition area.
  • Submit a petition to the county.  For removal to be considered:
    • At least 75% of the property owners or residents within the evaluation area must agree that removal of a speed hump will not significantly affect the safety and welfare of residents.