The new toucan crossing will be built near the Lidl store which is set to open in December.
A new crossing is to be installed in Clovelly Road in Bideford.
The toucan crossing will be built 20 metres west of the junction with Clovelly Road Industrial Estate, opposite where the new Lidl store is being built.
Work is due to begin on the pedestrian crossing on Monday, September 5.
The Lidl store is set to open in December this year.