BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. — Drivers in Boynton Beach will notice new flashing yellow arrow traffic signals that were recently installed.
The Boynton Beach Police Department tweeted video Tuesday of a crew installing the signal along Congress Avenue. Eight of the signals are now up between Gateway Boulevard and Golf Road.
Flashing Yellow Arrow traffic signals are going up at 8 intersections along Congress Ave in the @cityofboynton. This is new to our area. Drivers should proceed w/caution after yielding to oncoming traffic & pedestrians. #drivesafe #bbpdpride @BBPDPoliceChief pic.twitter.com/IsX9aZQXGu— Boynton Beach Police (@BBPD) November 19, 2019
Drivers will also see several message boards alerting them of the new traffic signals.
The signal will flash yellow when drivers looking to make a left turn should yield to oncoming traffic and pedestrians. The city hopes it will help clear up some congestion in the area and make roads safer.
The flashing yellow arrows will also be added at the following intersections in Martin County:
Martin County Public Works began installing them in October and November.
Contact the county’s Public Works Traffic Division at (772) 288-5466 or for more information.