Communications Network

  1. 20 master communication lines
  2. 281 intersections on City-owned communication system extending from 1269 Mercer Street, westerly to Huron Church Road at Industrial and easterly to Lauzon Road at Wyandotte Street East
  3. City-owned communications in a ring configuration at Ethernet speeds for the 2070 controller.
  4. Intersections each polled once every 1.0 second at minimum (real time operation with second-by-second monitoring is achieved at the TOC)  
  5. 8 intersections on leased Bell data circuits
  6. Bell communications operating on a master/slave configuration for the convenience of communication only
  7. Expansion of the communications system included in each year's capital budget
  8. A controller and communications system upgrade is underway, which will upgrade controllers from the Model 170 controller to the 2070 controller with the D4 firmware package. Approximately 220 upgrades have been completed to September 2018.
  9. The fibre optic system is being further expanded under all road reconstruction projects.

Traffic Operations Division
1269 Mercer Street
Windsor, Ontario
N8X 0A9
Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., holidays excepted.

Phone: For general information, call 311. For detailed inquiries, call (519) 255-6293.