Transportation – Multimodal Division

Project #0224

College Drive and 8th Avenue Safety Improvements Project

College Dr from E 3rd Ave to E 8th Ave, and E 8th Ave from College Dr to 2nd St

Project Information/Description

Construction of safety improvements to College Drive and E 8th Avenue. This project will advance community accessibility and walkability by complying with ADA Accessibility Standards on College Dr and E 8th Ave. These improvements will also promote environmental and social sustainability by making it safer for people to travel around this busy commercial corridor by transportation modes other than single-occupancy vehicles.

Project Details

This construction project includes a road diet, reducing College Dr and 8th Ave from 4-lanes to 3-lanes, creates buffered bike lanes, improves sidewalks and curb ramps to meet ADA Accessibility Standards, improves crossings, updates traffic signals at 3 intersections, and improves transit stops. The design process for this project completed in 2022.

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Project Timeline

Estimated Completion: October 2023

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