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Department of Public Works
Department of Public Works

Scheduled Construction Activities
Week of August 2, 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)

      Maintenance hole work and testing at 4th/University and #30 and #36 Roanoke. On hold.

    2. Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation
      West Frontage Road Crossing Interstate 80
      West Frontage Road south of University Avenue
      Andes Construction
      Email link to Project Engineer

      No scheduled construction activity.

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

      No scheduled construction activity.

    4. 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)

      rdbarrierSewer lateral connections on Parker west of Ellsworth. Sidewalk and pavement restoration on Parker from Ellsworth to Telegraph.
      Pavement and concrete restoration on Spruce and Keith.
      Rehabilitation of sanitary sewer on Euclid Ave from north of Eunice to Eunice, on Eunice St from Euclid to Spruce and on Spruce St from Eunice to #1277 Spruce.

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

      No scheduled construction activity.

    6. 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)

      rdbarrierRehabilitate sanitary sewer at Berkeley High School, school frontage on MLK Jr. Way between Allston and Bancroft.
      Sanitary sewer work on easement from #2210 Spaulding to #1512 Allston.
      Sanitary sewer work on Cedar from Belvedere to 1300 Cedar.

    7. 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

      No scheduled construction activity.

    2. FY20 Sidewalk Repairs
      Various locations
      California Constructores

      Upcoming project.

  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

      rdbarrierInvestigative excavations on 2nd and Channing. Concrete related work on Ada, Bancroft and 2nd.

  4. Transportation Projects:

    1. Shattuck Reconfiguration and Pedestrian Safety Project
      Shattuck Avenue between Allston and University, Addison Street between Shattuck SB and Shattuck NB, Center Street between Shattuck SB and Shattuck NB, University Avenue between Shattuck SB and Shattuck NB
      Ghilotti Construction Company

      Miscellaneous minor work. Landscape maintenance.

    2. 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

      Signalization switch postponed to late August/early September.

    3. 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

      rdbarrierConcrete and electrical work at Sacramento/Virginia and Sacramento/Delaware.

    4. 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 railing work on Milvia Street between Allston and Channing. 

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

  6. Outside Agency Projects:

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

      rdbarrierWalnut/Cedar-Walnut to Oxford/Oxford - Electrical service for 1601 Oxford.

      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.

      Restoration work pending at the following locations:

      Hearst from Milvia to Gayley, Milvia from Hearst to Berkeley
      1499 University - sidewalk and striping
      2625 Durant
      1875 Solano

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

    2. EBMUD
      E-mail link to City contact person

      rdbarrierDwight from Milvia to Shattuck, Shattuck from Dwight to Parker, Parker from Shattuck to Dana - Install new water main and services.

      Restoration work pending at the following locations:

      San Miguel from Thousand Oaks to Santa Rosa, Menlo Place from Thousand Oaks to The Alameda, Santa Rosa from San Miguel to Menlo, The Alameda from Thousand Oaks to San Antonio, Vallejo from The Alameda to San Ramon, Santa Clara from San Ramon to San Juan, San Juan from Santa Clara to San Fernando, San Ramon from The Alameda to San Fernando, San Antonio from from San Ramon to Arlington
      Colusa from San Lorenzo to Tacoma/San Lorenzo from Ensenada to Santa Rosa/Capistrano from Miramar to The Alameda/Tacoma from Colusa to The Alameda/Ensenada from San Lorenzo to Tacoma/Ensenada from Peralta to Portland
      Beverly Pl from Ventura to Monterey/Peralta from Posen to Gilman
      2300 block of Oregon

      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. Sonic
      E-mail link to City contact person

      Milvia Street from Center to Hearst/University Avenue from MLK to Shattuck - Striping restoration pending.

    5. Caltrans
      Janis Mara, (510) 715-9291, janis.mara@dot.ca.gov

      rdbarrierProject 04-2G4604 - Ashby Avenue from Shattuck Avenue to Domingo Avenue
      California Highway Construction Group
      Upgrade curb ramps at 12 intersections along Ashby Avenue.

    6. 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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