Awarded Projects for IDOT’s SRTS Funding Cycle 2019 have been announced!
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Safe Routes to School supports projects and activities that improve safety and reduce traffic in areas around elementary and middle schools. The projects were announced at Kankakee’s King Middle School, located on the busy Illinois 17 corridor and the site of 26 reported traffic incidents in the past five years. The city and school are collaborating on a project that includes widened crosswalks, pedestrian medians and other improvements to alert motorists to slow down or stop.