List of Traffic Calming Measures by School

The following is a list of traffic calming measures and their installation status for each of the 14 schools. Please check back often for updates as installations are completed.

Items will be marked with a ✅ once installation has been completed.

✅ Connaught Heights Elementary School

  • ✅Two new speed humps on London St.
  • ✅ Curb extensions at London St. and 23rd Ave., and 9th St. and 23rd Ave.
  • ✅Five large yellow school zone pavement markings
  • ✅ Replace existing large school zone signs with new ones
  • ✅ Highlight existing stop signs and school zone signs with red or yellow reflective strips on the poles


✅ John Knox Secondary School

  • Curb extensions at 12th St and 3rd Ave
  • ✅ Painted median on 12th St adjacent to the bus stop in front of the school
  • ✅ Three large yellow school zone pavement markings
  • ✅ Highlight the existing school zone signs with yellow reflective strips on the poles


New Westminster Secondary School

  • ✅ Two large yellow school zone pavement markings
  • ✅ Highlight new school zone signs with yellow reflective strips on the poles
  • ✅ Improve the parking restrictions at the new signalized intersection on 6th St by increasing the restricted parking zone and adding flexible bollards (combination of signs and flexible bollards)
  • One large school zone sign


Fraser River Middle

  • ✅ Two new speed humps on Queens Ave
  • ✅ New raised crosswalk at 9th St
  • ✅ Curb extensions at Queens Ave. and 10th St.
  • ✅ Narrow the eastbound lane on Queens Ave.
  • ✅ Four large yellow school zone pavement markings
  • Replace existing large school zone signs with new ones
  • Highlight existing stop signs and school zone signs with red or yellow reflective strips on the poles


F.H. Howay Elementary

  • ✅ Two new speed humps on Courtney Crescent
  • ✅ Curb extensions at Cumberland and Rickman
  • ✅ Four large yellow school zone pavement markings
  • Replace existing large school zone signs with new ones
  • ✅ Highlight some of the existing stop signs and school zone signs with red or yellow reflective strips on the poles


Glenbrook Middle

  • Two new speed humps on Park Cresc.
  • Curb extensions with street art at Park Cresc. and 7th Ave.
  • ✅ Three large yellow school zone pavement markings
  • Highlight existing stop signs and school zone signs with red or yellow reflective strips on the poles


Herbert Spencer Elementary

  • ✅ Two new speed humps on 1st St
  • ✅ Curb extensions at Princess and 2nd St., Princess and 1st St., 6th Ave and 2nd St. and 6th Ave and 1st St.
  • ✅ Eight large yellow school zone pavement markings
  • Replace existing large school zone signs with new ones
  • ✅ Highlight existing stop signs and school zone signs with red or yellow reflective strips on the poles


Lord Kelvin Elementary

  • ✅ Six new speed humps
    • Four on Hamilton
    • Two on 7th Ave
  • ✅ Curb extension at Hamilton & 10th St
  • ✅ Six large yellow school zone pavement markings
  • Replace existing large school zone signs with new ones
  • ✅ Highlight existing stop signs and school zone signs with red or yellow reflective strips on the poles


Lord Tweedsmuir Elementary

  • ✅ Five new speed humps
    • Three on Hamilton
    • Two on 18th St
  • ✅ Narrowing the eastbound lane on 8th Ave
  • ✅ Nine large yellow school zone pavement markings
  • Replace existing large school zone signs with new ones
  • ✅ Highlight existing stop signs and school zone signs with red or yellow reflective strips on the poles


QayQayt Elementary

  • ✅ Four large yellow school zone pavement markings
  • Install new large custom school zone signs
  • ✅ Highlight some of the existing stop signs and school zone signs with red or yellow reflective strips on the poles


Queen Elizabeth Community School

  • ✅ Four large yellow school zone pavement markings
  • Install new large custom school zone signs
  • ✅ Highlight some of the existing stop signs and school zone signs with red or yellow reflective strips on the poles
  • ✅ New asphalt sidewalk and street lighting on the south side of Salter St.


Queensborough Middle

  • ✅ New pedestrian path on the south side of Salter St
  • ✅ One large yellow school zone pavement marking
  • Replace existing school zone sign with new one
  • ✅ Highlight existing stop signs and school zone signs with red or yellow reflective strips on the poles


Skow:wech Elementary School

  • Four new speed humps
    • ✅ Two on Shiles
    • Two on Richmond, to be installed after the Sewer Separation project is complete
  • ✅ Seven large yellow school zone pavement markings
  • Replace existing large school zone signs with new ones
  • Highlight some of the existing stop signs and school zone signs with red or yellow reflective strips on the poles
  • ✅ Signage to discourage parents from using Archer St to pick up and drop off students


Urban Academy

  • ✅ New painted crosswalk along Rousseau
  • Highlight the existing school zone signs with yellow reflective strips on the poles
  • One large school zone sign
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