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Construction Updates

Construction Updates

The project team is still in the process of obtaining Master Use Permits for the Addition project, which is anticipated in second quarter 2018.

May 24, 2018

Bus layover loop

Work to be accomplished between 5/28/2018 and 6/3/2018 will focus on cabinet foundations at the intersection of Pike & Terry Ave; underground conduit installation and sidewalk concrete work on 9th Ave between Pine & Olive; controller cabinet foundation work at 7th & Pike and 8th & Pine; and signal work at 9th Howell & Olive, Pike & Terry/Hubbell, and 7th & Union on the weekend as highlighted by dashed lines on the map below.  This will necessitate the following temporary traffic control modifications:

  •  Pike St. & Terry/Hubbel will have temporary traffic modifications and sidewalk closures at the Pike & Terry intersection.
  • 9th Ave will have temporary traffic modifications and sidewalk closures between Pine and Olive.
  • Temporary Lane closures at 7th & Pike, 8th & Pine.
  • 9th Howell & Olive will have temporary traffic modifications and sidewalk closures.

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24 Hour Construction Numbers:

Adam Thompson, Superintendent
(406) 570-2466

Shalin Shah, Project Manager
(805) 358-2860

Michael Hanek, Project Engineer
(562) 370-6892

9th Ave Ramp

Work to be accomplished between 5/28/2018 and 6/3/2018 will focus on mobilizing equipment and starting demolition activities on the wall between the sidewalk and CPS - as highlighted by dashed lines on the map below.  This will necessitate the following temporary traffic control modifications:

  • 9th Ave will have temporary traffic modifications and sidewalk closures between Pine and Olive.

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James O'Donnell, Superintendent
(949) 473-6190

Shalin Shah, Project Manager
(805) 358-2860

Michael Hanek, Project Engineer
(562) 370-6892

Howell Utility Major Permit

During the upcoming week of 5/21, duct bank installation and layout and sawcutting will be
occurring for the Howell UMP. 

From Monday until Friday, Howell St will be closed at 9th Avenue from 8 pm until 5 am for duct bank installation. The 2 center lanes of 9th Avenue from Howell St to Olive Way will also be closed for this work.

Also from Sunday until Thursday, duct bank layout and sawcutting will occur. This work will cause the 2 south lanes of Howell St to be closed from Terry Ave to Boren Ave, and Boren Ave to be reduced to one lane in each direction from Howell St to Olive Way.

Neighbors should expect construction noise and traffic during these times.

Project Contacts:

Jim O'Donnell, Superintendent
(949) 473-6190

KK Clark, Project Manager
(510) 672-4843

Caitlyn Ward, Project Engineer
(509) 336-5389

Information will be updated as it changes or more details are available. Please check back often.

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