This multipurpose project will overall improve
student safety around South Gate Middle School and improve traffic circulation
on Imperial Highway. Raised medians are being installed with both landscape and
hardscape. Also, Firestone Boulevard/ Otis Street Intersection improvements
include but are not limited to, constructing a drop-off/pick-up lane on
Firestone Boulevard, traffic signal modification, signing and striping to
accommodate the new drop off/right turn only lane, and minor right-of-way (ROW)
acquisition from the Los Angeles Unified School District.