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Project Summary

The City and School District entered into a Memorandum of Understanding in early 2019 to improve pedestrian, bicycle, and vehicular traffic around North School (417 25th Street) through the development of a Neighborhood Traffic Management Plan. 

Review the Neighborhood Traffic Management Plan

Following a public process to review and evaluate a range of potential recommendations, on January 30, 2020 the City and School District jointly released the first Draft of the Neighborhood Traffic Management Plan for public review and input. Public feedback on the draft plan will be accepted until February 28, 2020.

The Draft NTMP will be introduced at a Joint Study Session of the City Council and School Board on Monday February 3, 2020 and 7 PM. The meeting is intended to introduce the key elements of the plan and no action will be taken at the Joint Study Session. 

Stakeholder Group

As part of the Memorandum of Understanding, the City and District agreed to form a stakeholder group that would be created to share information and gather public input on relevant topics including: peak traffic conditions, speed, safety, sight distance, anticipated and proposed student loading, and parent or resident concerns that might deter walking and biking to school or use of certain routes to/from the project.

Group Members: 

  • Lucy Brining
  • Scott Davey
  • Robert Fortunato
  • Melyssa Guerry
  • Sam Kuhr
  • Steve Moseley
  • Steve Mullins
  • Nikki Nance
  • Steve Peterson
  • Christine Shultz
  • Ralph Spargo
  • Peter Spragg

Project Schedule & Community Meetings

These dates are considered tentative and may be adjusted throughout the plan development process. 

Plan Development & Workshops 
  • June 2019: Project Kickoff
  • September 2019:  Stakeholder Meeting Kickoff 
  • Monday October 21, 2019: Community Workshop
  • Tuesday December 3, 2019: Community Workshop
Plan Release & Comment Period
Plan Adoption & Implementation
  • March 18, 2020: Public Works Commission Review
  • March 24, 2020: City Council Consideration for Adoption
  • March 25, 2020: School Board Consideration for Adoption
  • April 2020: Implementation Begins
  • January 2021: North School Opens to Students

Project Documents & Files