City Project Highlights

Quarterly CIP PROJECT HIGHLIGHTS

The Public Works Department is working on a wide variety of capital projects such as City buildings, roadway improvements, parks, and utilities. Projects are underway in various phases such as planning, studies, design, and/or construction. A report has been prepared to provide status information on a portion of the active Capital Improvement Program (CIP) projects. Please click on this link to view the latest Quarterly CIP Project Highlights report. If you have any questions about the projects, please call (650) 903-6311.

LIBRARY REMODEL

The Mountain View Library is currently being remodeled.  In the 20 years since the building was built, the community’s use of the public library has changed.  Library services are evolving from primarily providing reading materials to becoming community gathering places for learning and skill development.  As a result, more space is needed for programs, classes, and studying.  Also, the building is often at capacity so more study areas and seating are needed.  If you would like to learn more about the project and impacts to library services, please click here - http://mountainview.gov/depts/library/about/libraryremodel/default.asp.

 

MOUNTAIN VIEW COMMUNITY CENTER remodel

Construction activities for the Community Center Remodel Project as well as a related project that includes a new traffic signal, driveway and various off-site utilities at Rengstorff and Stanford Avenues have begun.

A temporary construction fence was installed along Rengstorff Avenue that enclosed the site around the existing community center and its parking lot. This fence is necessary to secure the site and ensure safety of the public during construction. 

Please do not attempt to enter the site or park your car in the southwestern parking lot off of Rengstorff Avenue until construction is completed and the fence is removed.

The Community Center Remodel and site improvements phase construction began in late August 2017 and will be completed in early 2019.

The traffic signal and right-of-way utilities phase of the project has also commenced, so please be on the lookout for temporary traffic control signs, equipment and construction personnel along South Rengstorff Avenue near the Stanford and Leland Avenue intersections.

*There will be minor utility work on Crisanto Ave as well as part of this project.

Please see the below links for additional project information:

Project Information Links:

Project Map

                                                      
Construction Hours & Contact Info  Construction Cameras & Pictures
Community Center - Artist Rendering (View 1)  
Community Center - Artist Rendering (View 2)
           

 

CRISANTO AVENUE - MOUNTAIN VIEW COMMUNITY CENTER OFF SITE UTILITIES

O’Grady, Inc.  has been contracted by the City of Mountain View to perform utility improvements as part of the Community Center Traffic Signal and Off Site Utility Improvements Project 15-43A in your neighborhood. Sanitary sewer improvement work on Crisanto Avenue will start on November 27 and continue through December 8. Link to attached map.

“NO PARKING” signs will be placed on the street 72 hours in advance. If the contractor is unable to meet the schedule, the dates indicated on the “NO PARKING” signs will be changed to reflect the new schedule.It is imperative that you obey the contractor’s “NO PARKING” signs.  Parking and traffic flow will be impacted during construction hours.

For more information, please click here.

If you have any questions about this project, please contact Craig Young, Project Manager with O'Grady at (650) 966-1926 or Marina Chekmareva with City of Mountain View at (650) 903-6311.

NEW COMMUNITY GARDEN - SHORELINE BOULEVARD AND LATHAM STREET

The City has started the design of a new community garden at the southwest corner of Shoreline Boulevard and Latham Street.  A Community Meeting will be held to review and provide input to develop conceptual designs for a new community garden on:

Thursday, December 14 at 6:30 p.m.
Mountain View Senior Center
266 Escuela Avenue
Mountain View, CA 94040

If you have any comments or questions, please contact the project manager, Anne Marie Starr, at annemarie.starr@mountainview.gov or (650) 903-6311.  A site location map can be found here.

latham street/church street bicycle boulevard feasibility Study

The City is planning a bicycle boulevard along Latham/Church Street from Showers Drive to Highway 237 to make it safer for you and for your family to bike through the area. A bicycle boulevard prioritizes bicycle travel on a low-speed/low-traffic street. It is a low stress facility that appeals to people including kids of all bicycling abilities. The study will help determine a conceptual plan for designing and implementing a bicycle boulevard along the Latham/Church corridor.

The B/PAC reviewed and provided input on the study on October 25. To read the staff report to B/PAC, click here and the presentation can be found here.

Contact the Public Works Department at (650) 903-6311 for more information.

SHORELINE BOULEVARD BUS LANe AND UTILITY IMPROVEMENTS

The proposed project will construct a dedicated center-running reversible bus lane and improve pedestrian and bicyclist facilities on Shoreline Boulevard between Middlefield Road and Pear Avenue. The project would improve the flow of buses along the Shoreline Boulevard corridor and would not eliminate any existing vehicle lanes. Water and sewer pipelines on Shoreline Boulevard between Middlefield Road and Highway 101 will also be replaced.

For more information on the project, please view the presentation discussed at a community meeting on July 26, 2016.

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