Blake Road Station

Blake Road Station

Key station features

  • Employment area
  • Green corridors, recreation and environment
  • Important trail connections
  • Learning and institutional destination
  • Neighborhoods
  • Park and ride location
  • Transit interchange

Read about station features

Station overview

Blake Road Station is situated in an urban corridor of diverse residents, natural amenities and development opportunities. The station is located within a corridor that has 90 percent rental housing with large immigrant population clusters.

The surrounding area includes parks, the Blake School, Jacobs Trading, EDCO, destination businesses, 43 Hoops Basketball Academy, Fastenal, and Cargill, as well as a 17-acre parcel ready for redevelopment.

Future development is already underway, with a major park redesign and expansion taking place just north of the station. South of the station lies a collection of one-story commercial strip centers and industrial buildings.

Investment framework for the station

The maps and plans below are included in the Blake Transitional Station Area Action Plan (TSAAP), which can be found in the Southwest Corridor investment framework. Read the full investment framework.

Existing conditions - TSAAP

  • Station location
    Station location (page 10-3)
  • Land use
    Land use (page 10-4)
  • Roadway network
    Roadway network (page 10-5)
  • Transit
    Transit (page 10-5)
  • Sidewalk, trails and bikeways
    Sidewalks, trails and bikeways (page 10-6)
  • Sanitary sewer
    Sanitary sewer (page 10-6)
  • Water main
    Water main (page 10-7)
  • Stormwater
    Stormwater (page 10-23)

Future plans - opening day (2019) and long term

  • Access circulation
    Access and circulation plan (page 10-10)
  • Station area improvements
    Station area improvements (page 10-11)
  • Opening day station area improvements
    Opening day station area improvements (page 10-12)
  • Potential development sites
    Potential development sites (page 10-16)
  • Station area utility plan
    Station area utility plan (page 10-21)
  • Potential stormwater management scenario
    Potential stormwater management scenario (page 10-25)