Features of a Roundabout


Features of a Roundabout

Of the many common design features, three are essential to all roundabouts:

  • One-way traffic (Counterclockwise)
  • Yield at entry
  • Channelized entry to promote lower speeds

Key features include:

Roundabout Key Features
  • Circulatory Roadway
  • Yield Control
  • Splitter Island
  • Central Island
  • Pedestrian Crossings
  • Truck Apron
  • Signing & Marking