Hawk Signal - Tips

While the HAWK Signal is different in appearance to motorists, the signal works like other pushbutton-activated crossings for pedestrians and bicyclists. For drivers, it uses traditional signal heads, but in different configuration and features that may be unfamiliar.

The diagram on the below explains the HAWK Signal sequences for drivers and pedestrians/bicyclists. Click through the "HAWK Signal Sequence" on the left to learn how to use the HAWK Signal.

Step 1:
Dark Signal

Step 2:
Flashing Yellow

Step 3:
Solid Yellow

Step 4:
Solid Red

Step 5:
Flashing Red

Step 6:
Dark Signal