Dowling Ave. safety improvements

The City will install non-permanent safety treatments using paint and bollards. These treatments will help the City prevent severe injuries and deaths from traffic crashes. This is a Vision Zero project.

Key information




Dowling Avenue between Penn Ave N and I-94

Folwell McKinley Webber-Camden

Project overview

The Vision Zero Capital Program will install cost effective safety improvements that
  • Help to end crashes
  • Promote safer driving

These improvements provide a similar user experience as

  • Curb extensions
  • Medians
  • Lane narrowing

The goals of these safety improvements are to increase the safety of all users because they

  • Promote safe driving,
  • Lower vehicle speeds,
  • Reduce crossing distances for people walking
  • Improve visibility at intersections

Program handout

Dowling Avenue Project Overview

See the proposed changes along Dowling Ave.


Vision Zero projects

For more information on other Vision Zero safety improvements, visit the Vision Zero projects page.

Project phase

This project is complete.



In Progress


existing Dowling conditions

Vision Zero

We can work together to prevent severe injuries and deaths from traffic crashes.

Contact us

Kristian Zimmerman

Associate Transportation Planner
Public Works