Flashing Yellow Arrows
The Montana Department of Transportation is implementing a new left-turn signal for safer, more efficient left turning at signalized intersections. The new flashing yellow arrows will soon replace solid green lights at certain intersections.
A Better Left-turn Signal
The flashing yellow arrow has been making its debut across the United States. You may have seen the new signal used in other states already. In this video, the reason for the change is clear:
Flashing yellow arrows offer a safer way to handle traffic turning left at busy intersections.
Where are they in Montana?
MDT will introduce the new left-turn signal on some of its projects. Watch for flashing yellow left-turn arrows at these locations: