Rescheduled: University Ave. Repaving on 5/15 will now be on Wednesday, 5/22
Due to the rainy weather forecasted for the next few days, the University Avenue Phase 3 (the final phase) paving from Bryant Street to High Street scheduled for tomorrow, May 15 has been rescheduled to Wednesday, May 22, 2019. The milling and paving will require the street to be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 a.m. the next day. Traffic will be detoured around these blocks. The sidewalks will remain open for pedestrians and for access to local businesses. Vehicles will be able to enter the adjacent blocks to access local businesses, private driveways, and parking.
If you have any questions regarding the construction status, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (650) 329-2DIG (2344)
Major Utility Infrastructure Work has been Completed!
Major construction work on the Upgrade Downtown project is almost complete.
Stay tuned for a community appreciation event coming your way soon to thank you for your patience and cooperation!
City staff are available to answer any questions and address concerns through a dedicated project hotline, 650-329-2DIG (2344), or by email at UpgradeDowntown@cityofpaloalto.org
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Palo Alto Municipal Code prohibits riding or operating a bicycle upon any sidewalk in a business district. ‘Tow Away – No Parking’ signs will be posted as needed, 72 hours in advance, on adjacent streets near the construction zone.
Current and Upcoming Construction on University Avenue and Other Streets:
Pavement Resurfacing – University Avenue: Resurfacing work is scheduled for May 13-15. University Avenue will be milled and repaved from Webster Street to High Street. The milling and paving of University Avenue will be divided into three phases:
- Monday, 5/13: Kipling St. to Webster St.;
- Tuesday, 5/14: Bryant St to Kipling St.;
- and Wednesday, 5/15: High St. –rescheduled to 5/22
See phasing map for details. Each phase will require a one-day street closure from 8 a.m. to 5 a.m. the next morning for the blocks included in the phase. Traffic will be detoured around these blocks. The City is coordinating with the property occupants along the blocks. The sidewalks will remain open for pedestrians and access to local businesses. Palo Alto Municipal Code prohibits riding or operating a bicycle upon any sidewalk in a business district. ‘Tow Away – No Parking’ signs will be posted as needed, 72 hours in advance, on adjacent streets near the construction zone. On adjacent streets that are ‘closed to through traffic,’ vehicles can enter the adjacent blocks to access private driveways and private and public parking garages, lots, or stalls.
Dates: May 13-15, 2019
Location: University Avenue between Webster Street and High Street
Construction Hours: 8 a.m. – 5 a.m. next day
Traffic Impact: Road will be closed in phases during the construction hours for milling and paving.
Pavement and Sidewalk Restoration – Various Downtown Locations – Ranger Pipelines, Inc. will continue to perform pavement patch work and sidewalk restoration at various downtown locations. Partial lane closures will occur for a few hours at a time during the construction hours. Construction Hours: 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.