Safe Routes to School, Cycle 10 - Improvements Near South Gate Middle School
Safe Routes to School (SRTS) is a state funded program that promotes walking and biking to school. The overall goal of this project to make these routes as safe as possible by improving the existing infrastructure. Upgrades include installation of traffic signals, crosswalks, advanced yield markings/signs, pedestrian crossing signs, countdown signals, curb ramps with truncated domes, and advanced stop bars around South Gate Middle School. Locations include Otis Street and Firestone Boulevard, San Miguel Avenue and Firestone Boulevard, Southern Avenue and San Vicente Avenue, and Otis Street between Southern Avenue and Firestone Boulevard. The project is currently under construction and is anticipated to be completed by early 2019. To learn more about the Safe Routes to School program, please visit our website at www.southgatesrts.com.