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Department of Public Works
Department of Public Works

Scheduled Construction Activities
Week of December 6, 2021

Detailed information pertaining to construction projects and related activities within the city.

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  1. Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation Projects:

    1. Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation
      Clay Street, San Pablo Avenue, Garfield Avenue, Kains Avenue, Portland Avenue, Santa Fe Avenue, Thousand Oaks Boulevard, Curtis Street and Backline, Visalia Avenue, Arlington Avenue Backline, San Luis Road, 2nd Street, Hearst Avenue, and University Avenue
      Andes Construction, Inc.
      Project Notice and Map (.pdf)

      No scheduled construction activity.

    2. Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation
      Walnut St, Vine St, Rose St, Spruce St, Glen Ave
      Glosage Engineering
      Project Notice and Map (.pdf)

      No scheduled construction activity.

    3. Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation
      Ashby Ave, MLK Jr. Way, Benvenue Ave, Hillegass Ave, Parker St, Telegraph Ave, Bowditch St, College Ave, Spruce St, and Keith Ave
      Andes Construction, Inc.
      Project Notice and Map (.pdf)

      No scheduled construction activity.

    4. Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation
      Various locations throughout Berkeley
      Glosage Engineering
      Project Notice and Map (.pdf)

      No scheduled construction activity.

    5. Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation
      Cedar St., Virginia Gardens, Sacramento St, Lincoln St., Spaulding Ave. Backline, Roosevelt Ave. Backline., Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Walker St., Backline, Telegraph Ave. Backline., Atherton St., Fulton St., Bancroft Way, Shattuck Ave., and Kittredge St.
      Cratus, Inc.
      Project Notice and Map (.pdf)

      rdbarrierWaterproof maintenance holes on 800 block of Ensenada Ave. Plug and abandon old existing sanitary sewer main on 1600 block of Capistrano Ave. Continue pressure testing of sanitary sewer mains, laterals and maintenance holes throughout project area.

    6. Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation
      Woolsey Street from Wheeler to Deakin
      D'Arcy & Harty Construction
      E-mail link to Project Engineer


  2. Sidewalk Projects:

    1. FY 2020 Sidewalk Shaving Project
      Various locations
      Trip Stop Sidewalk Repair
      E-mail link to Project Engineer

      Inspection and shaving activity citywide.

    2. FY20 Sidewalk Repairs
      Various locations
      California Constructores
      Public Notice (.pdf)

      rdbarrierWork at various locations on:

      Benvenue - 2900-3000 blocks
      Claremont Ave - 2900-3000 blocks
      Claremont Crescent - 22
      Elmwood Ct - 2900 block
      Kelsey - 2800 block
      Magnolia - 2900 block

      Pour concrete at Dwight/California northeast corner. Remove existing striping and install new striping.
  3. Street Rehabilitation Projects:

    1. Street Rehabilitation FY2021
      Ada, Bancroft, Channing, Curtis, Emerson, Essex, Holly, Second, Spruce
      Bay Cities Paving & Grading, Inc.
      Project Notice and Map (.pdf)
      E-mail link to Project Engineer

      rdbarrierInstall striping and pavement markings. Miscellaneous minor work.

  4. Transportation Projects:

    1. Ninth Street Pathway Phase II
      at and around the intersection of Ninth Street and Ashby Avenue, from about 200 feet north of Anthony Street to the north and from Murray Street to the south
      Redgwick Construction Company
      Public Notice (.pdf)
      E-mail link to Project Engineer

      Awaiting energization of pathway lighting by PG&E.

    2. Sacramento Complete Streets Project
      Sacramento Street at the intersections of Virginia Street, Delaware Street, University Avenue, and Addison Street
      CF Contracting, Inc.
      Public Notice (.pdf)
      E-mail link to Project Engineer

      rdbarrierMiscellaneous minor work on Sacramento Street between Addison and Virginia.

    3. Central Berkeley Transportation & Infrastructure Improvements
      Milvia Bikeway Project - Milvia Street from Blake to Hearst
      Addison Street Bicycle Boulevard Project - Addison Street from Sacramento to Milvia
      University/Grant Bus Bulb and Pedestrian Crossing Improvements- University/Grant intersection
      Sposeto Engineering Inc.
      E-mail link to Project Engineer

      rdbarrierConcrete and drainage work on Milvia Street between University and Hearst. Miscellaneous minor work on Milvia Street between Blake and Allston.
      Miscellaneous minor solar street light work on Addison Street between Sacramento and McKinley.

  5. Other Projects:

    1. 1322 Glendale Retaining Wall Project
      1322 Glendale Avenue
      ERA Construction
      E-mail link to Project Engineer

      rdbarrierConstruct new retaining wall.
      Single lane traffic North and South Glendale with minor delays during construction hours M-F 8am-5pm. Pedestrian detour around construction area through Glendale-La Loma Park. Glendale-La Loma Park will remain open during construction with limited parking within Park parking lot.

  6. Parks Projects:
    For additional information on Parks projects, please visit the Parks Recreation & Waterfront Department and Temporary Park Closures.

  7. Outside Agency Projects:

    1. PG&E
      E-mail link to City contact person

      rdbarrierHearst Avenue from 2nd to 4th - New gas main installation.

      rdbarrierLa Loma Avenue from Virginia to Ridge, Le Conte Avenue from Le Roy to La Loma, Le Roy Avenue from Virginia to Le Conte - New gas main and services.

      rdbarrierCedar at MLK - Replace valve and existing components.

      Gilman from West Frontage to Second/West Frontage Southerly from Gilman/Eastshore Highway North and South of Gilman/Second North and South of Gilman - Remove poles. Convert electrical overhead to underground. West Frontage completed. ON HOLD (Caltrans).

      Restoration work at the following locations:

      Hearst from Milvia to Gayley, Milvia from Hearst to Berkeley - restoration pending
      Walnut/Cedar/Oxford (service to 1601 Oxford) - asphalt restoration pending
      Woolsey/Whitney - asphalt restoration pending
      Ashby/San Pablo - restoration pending
      1980 Allston - paver restoration pending
      1875 Solano - sidewalk and striping restoration pending
      1970 Oxford (Oxford from Hearst to Berkeley) - asphalt restoration pending
      1499 University - sidewalk and striping restoration pending
      2625 Durant - restoration pending

      Ongoing AC/concrete restorations and pole replacements throughout the City.

    2. EBMUD
      E-mail link to City contact person

      rdbarrierHearst Avenue from 7th to San Pablo, 7th Street from Hearst to Delaware, 8th Street from Hearst to Delaware - Install new water main and services. Working on 7th and 8th between Hearst and Delaware.

      Restoration work at the following locations:

      Ensenada from Portland to Peralta - striping restoration
      Dwight from Milvia to Shattuck, Shattuck from Dwight to Parker, Parker from Shattuck to Dana - concrete restoration in progress on Shattuck and Parker, asphalt restoration pending
      2300 block of Oregon - pending

      Numerous small areas throughout the city.

      For updated information and contacts regarding EBMUD Reservoir Replacement and Transmission Pipeline projects please follow the appropriate link below:

      Panoramic Hill Improvements

      EBMUD Community Affairs
      Laura Luong, (510) 287-0140, laura.luong@ebmud.com

      rdbarrierConstruction is currently underway at the University Reservoir and University Pumping Plant sites.

      There continue to be intermittent road closures in front of the University Pumping Plant. Detours will be posted ahead of the road closure. Road detours will be between 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and construction hours at the University Pumping Plant site are 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Work hours at the University Reservoir site are 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

    3. AT&T Telephone
      E-mail link to City contact person

      Crews removing old poles throughout Berkeley.

      Investigative and cable pulling work within existing manholes and vaults throughout the city

    4. University of California at Berkeley
      UC Berkeley Capital Strategies

      Information about campus construction is available on the web at capitalstrategies.berkeley.edu. Questions or concerns can be addressed to UC Berkeley Capital Strategies, capitalstrategies@berkeley.edu. Other campus resources include the UC Office of Environment, Health and Safety at (510) 642-3073.

In all construction areas:

  • Please observe all "NO PARKING" signs
  • Tie or keep pets away to assure both pet and worker safety
  • Keep children out of work area
  • Dust and noise will be prevalent, please take proper precautions

If you did not find the project you were looking for, it may have moved to the Recently Completed Projects page.

Recently completed sanitary sewer projects

Recently completed storm drain projects

Recently completed street rehabilitation projects

Recently completed sidewalk and pathway projects


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