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Department of Public Works
Department of Public Works

Scheduled Construction Activities
Week of October 18, 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
      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)

      rdbarrierEpoxy coating and testing of maintenance holes at Parker/Fulton, Dwight/Telegraph and College from Channing to Dwight.

    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)

      rdbarrierSanitary sewer work on 800 block of Ensenada Ave and 1600 block of Capistrano Ave.

    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 Dwight/California intersection. Work at various locations on Blake between Sacramento and MLK.

  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

      rdbarrierIntermediate layer paving at Curtis, Ada and Holly. Work on Channing between McKinley and Shattuck.

  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

      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

      Awaiting energization of pathway lighting by PG&E.

    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

      rdbarrierMiscellaneous work on Sacramento between Addison and Virginia.

    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 work on Milvia Street between Allston and Hearst. Signage work on Milvia Street between Blake and Allston. Install solar street light footings on Addison Street between Sacramento and MLK.

  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

      rdbarrierWoolsey Street at Whitney - New gas main and services. Berkeley connection completed. Working on Oakland addresses.

      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) - restoration pending
      1980 Allston - paver restoration pending
      1875 Solano - sidewalk and striping 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 from 7th to San Pablo, 7th from Hearst to Delaware, 8th from Hearst to Delaware - Install new water main and services. Working on Hearst between 9th and 10th.

      Restoration work at the following locations:

      Dwight from Milvia to Shattuck, Shattuck from Dwight to Parker, Parker from Shattuck to Dana - pending
      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 - striping restoration
      Ensenada from Peralta to Portland - 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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