Imperial County Transportation Commission

Imperial County Transportation Commission and the Southern California Association of Governments are sponsoring the development of a countywide Safe Routes to School Regional Master Plan. The Master Plan will identify infrastructure improvements, programs and funding sources for projects that support students walking and bicycling to school. In addition to increased safety, expected results include increased mobility, improved air quality, and health and academic performance for Imperial County’s students.

The City of Imperial - A safe place to call home.

In an annual list compiled by The SafeWise Report, the City of Imperial was ranked #2 on the 50 Safest Cities in California for 2015 due to its commitment to the safety and security of its residents.

Chosen following a strict protocol, candidate cities have a population of over 10,000 residents and were recently evaluated by the FBI Crime Report Data.


Construction on the installation of a traffic signal at the intersection of Aten and Dogwood will begin on May 11, 2015 and continue until  June 12, 2015. During this period, certain roadways will be closed. Aten Boulevard will be closed between Cross Street and Imperial Valley College. Dogwood Road between Evan Hewes Highway in El Centro and Worthington Road will also be closed. Please take the appropriate detours as shown in this pdf map.


Equestrian Center Layout

The City of Imperial is proposing to annex and develop a 143-acre parcel at the southwest corner of Larson and La Brucheries Roads as a Regional Park and Equestrian Center. Recreational and commercial uses including the following: Equestrian Center (56.5 acres) with Recreational Vehicle Park (200 spaces); Olive Orchard and Mill (6.25 acres); Sportsplex Regional Park (22.98 acres); Open Space Parks (Park #1 = 9.5 acres, Park #2 = 5.27 acres, total = 14.77 acres); and Commercial Center (15,000 square feet retail space on 4.4 acres).