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Blix and Stanley Safe Routes to School

Project Description

The project will improve safety for students at Blix Elementary and Stanley Elementary Schools by adding ADA compliant directional curb ramps and ADA compliant bulb-outs at existing pedestrian crossings; rectangular reflective flashing beacons at crossings for S. 38th Street (Blix Elementary) and S. 15th Street (Stanley Elementary); and controlled driveway access (Blix Elementary only). Infrastructure improvements will be enhanced by providing education to students, staff, and parents through incentives and encouragement.


Project Updates

A contract was awarded to Global Contractors, LLC of Eatonville, WA, for the infrastructure improvements at Blix Elementary and Stanley Elementary.



Source                  Amount                     
REET $500,000



Construction began in June 2019 and is expected to be substantially completed in October 2019.


Project Maps


Blix Elementary 



Stanley Elementary



Contact Information

For additional information, contact the City’s Project Manager, Basel Kitmitto by email or at (253) 591-5448.