Project Status Update

**BUSINESSES ARE OPEN DURING CONSTRUCTION!

Major construction work on University Avenue (between Webster Street and University Circle) is anticipated to be completed by Thanksgiving 2018. Construction along other streets within the City’s Downtown Area is expected to last until March 2019.  Please note that the construction schedule is subject to change due to unforeseen field conditions, unexpected circumstances, inclement weather, etc.

On streets that are ‘Closed to Through Traffic‘, vehicles can enter the blocks to access private driveways, as well as private and public parking garages/lots/stalls.

Current and Upcoming Construction on University Avenue:

University Avenue between Cowper Street and Waverley Street: Ranger Pipelines, Inc. began construction during the week of 5/7 along University Ave between Cowper St and Waverley St. Vehicular traffic on 400 block of University Avenue is permanently closed 24 hours per day on weekdays and weekends between 5/7 and approximately 6/15. Construction fencing was installed along University Avenue to block off the work area. The intersections will be intermittently closed as necessary to protect the safety of workers, pedestrians, cyclists, and motorists. The sidewalks are open for pedestrians and for access to local businesses.  On streets that are closed to through traffic, vehicles can enter the block to access private driveways and private/public parking garages/lots/stalls.  

Current and Upcoming Construction on Other Streets:

The subject blocks or intersections will be closed to vehicular and bicycle through-traffic during construction hours. Pedestrian access to sidewalks, vehicular access to local residential and business driveways, and access to public and private parking garages/lots will be maintained.  ‘Tow Away – No Parking’ signs will be posted 72 hours in advance within the construction zone.

Hawthorne Avenue between Waverley Street and Middlefield Road: Daleo, Inc. will continue to install water pipes and is expected to last until May 31, 2018. Construction hours are from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

Forest Avenue between High Street and Ramona Street: Ranger Pipelines completed the pipeline installation work along Forest Ave between Alma St and Ramona St.  However, CPA Operations crews will perform gas main tie-in work at the intersections and transfer gas services within the sidewalks on these blocks.  Construction hours are from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Bryant Street between Hamilton Avenue and Forest Avenue:  Ranger Pipelines completed the pipeline installation work along Bryant St between Hamilton Ave and Forest Ave.  However, CPA Operations crews will perform gas main tie-in work at the intersections and transfer gas services within the sidewalks on this block. Construction hours are from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.  This block is closed to through traffic during the construction hours, however, access to the City Hall parking garage from Bryant Street will remain open.  There might be minor delays associated with the construction activities. To avoid any delays, it is recommended to enter and exit the garage from Ramona Street.

Ramona Street between Everett Avenue and Lytton Avenue: Ranger Pipelines, Inc. began construction on May 9, 2018 on Ramona St between Everett Ave and Lytton Ave to install gas pipes and is expected to last until around May 22, 2018. Construction hours are from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

Hawthorne Avenue between Alma Street and Bryant Street: Ranger Pipelines, Inc. will begin construction on May 23, 2018 on Hawthorne Ave between Alma St to Bryant St to install gas pipes and is expected to last until around June 8, 2018. Construction hours will be from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

Completed Construction:

University Avenue between Webster Street and Cowper Street

Everett Avenue between Fulton Street and Palo Alto Avenue

Homer Avenue between High Street and Emerson Street

Tasso Street between Lytton Avenue and University Avenue

By | 2018-05-17T08:18:00+00:00 May 17th, 2018|