Traffic Control Plans

Contractors must submit a Traffic Control Plan Application for review by the Transportation Department before beginning construction on the following:

  • Capital Improvement Project
  • Franchise Utility Project
  • Private Development Project
  • Public Works Project
  • TxDOT Project

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Step 1.Review Requirements

Traffic Control Plan Applications require the following:

  • PW Project # or CSJ # (only if applicable)
  • Project information including the nature of work, project name, nature of work, inspector name, Traffic Control Plan start date, estimated completion date, location
  • Contact information for property owner, contractor, project manager
  • Detailed barricade plan, specific to project site conditions (uploaded with the application)
  • NTTA Approval (if work is being done on NTTA right of way)
  • TxDOT Approval (if work is being done on TxDOT right of way)

View Traffic Control Plan Application Guidelines(PDF, 101KB).

Step 2.Apply Online

You can apply online for Traffic Control Plans through the City of Grand Prairie's Customer Self-Service portal. First time users will need a valid email address to set up an account. It takes about 5 minutes to create a new account.

Apply Online

What happens next?

After completing the online application, permits are processed in approximately four business days. Depending on updates needed from the applicant, as this can result in longer approval times.

Phone / In Person

You are welcome to call or visit in person for help submitting your online application. Online applications are preferred, but you also have the option to submit a paper version of the Traffic Control Plan Application(PDF, 136KB) in person.

Phone: 972-237-8139


City Hall - Transportation Services
300 W. Main Street
Grand Prairie, Texas 75050

Business Hours:
8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. Monday - Friday


There is no fee for Traffic Control Plans.