City Project Highlights

NOTICE OF STREET WORK

McKelvey Park Construction: Park Drive – Weekday Street Closure 

Sewer line replacement on Park Drive will require street closure from June 6th to June 30th during the work hours of 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Additional project information can be found here. We strongly encourage residents to sign up for project updates via e-mail here. If you have any questions about this project, call (650) 903-6311 or contact Kristen Yasukawa with Santa Clara Valley Water District at (408) 630-2876.

Shoreline Boulevard – NIGHT WORK

Tucker Engineering will be reconstructing concrete median island work between Plymouth Avenue and Pear Avenue to accommodate a longer left turn lane to Plymouth Street under the 1625 Plymouth Street development project.  The work will be performed from June 1st to July 4th between 8:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. Link to attached map. A Tucker Engineering representative can be reached at (669) 273-3043. 

San Antonio road – night work

Devcon will be excavating to abandon existing water services on San Antonio Road, between El Camino Real and California Street for the 405 San Antonio Road development project. This work will be performed on three consecutive Saturdays, starting June 24th to July 8th between 10 p.m. to 10 a.m. Two lanes on the northbound direction will be closed during construction. Link to attached map. For additional information, please contact Devcon Representative, Bill Hafertepen, at (408) 942-8200.

 

castro street & el camino real – VTA BUS PAD

Greystar is reconstructing curb, gutter, and a VTA Bus Pad on Castro Street, between El Camino Real and Victor Way for the 801 El Camino Real development project. During this work, shoulder closure on Castro Street will be in effect through July 10th. Link to attached map. For additional information, a Greystar representative can be reached at (702) 469-7810.

California Street & San Antonio Road

From June 2nd through August, Devcon Construction Inc. will be reconstructing the sidewalk, curb, gutter, and a VTA Bus Pad between San Antonio Road and Pachetti Way for the 405 San Antonio Village development project. On California Street, the bike lane will be closed and "SHARE THE ROAD" will be implemented. A intermittent lane closure will be placed from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. with at least one lane open in all directions. Link to attached map. For additional information, please contact Devcon representative, Tony Vitale, at (408) 519-8499.

Grant Road

California Water Service (Cal-Water) will be installing a new 8-inch water main in the northbound direction on Grand Road between Eunice Avenue and Martens Avenue, including some work on Eunice, Sleeper and Martens Avenues.  Work will be performed Monday to Friday between the hours of 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. starting June 29th and is expected to be complete by October 5th.  Work will require one travel lane to be closed on Grant.  Expect some delays and using alternate route during this time is recommended.  For additional information, contact Oscar Ramos at  (650) 917-0152.

PERMANENTE CREEK TRAIL TEMPORARY CLOSURE

The Permanente Creek Trail between Rock and Middlefield will be closed through December due to construction. Link to attached map. If you have any questions about this project, call Mikael Estrada with Greystone, at (707) 732-1828.


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.

A Community Meeting was held on Monday, March 27, 2017 and provided participants with information about the proposed concept, traffic calming and intersection treatments. 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.

Calderon avenue bike lane improvements

The proposed project will improve bicycle safety on Calderon Avenue, from West Evelyn Avenue to Mercy Street, by adding bike lanes in both directions and repaving the street's surface. Approximately nine on-street parking spaces on the west side of Calderon Avenue from Dana Street to Mercy Street will be removed to allow space for the new bicycle lanes. The project started construction in March 2017 and is scheduled to be completed by May 2017. If you have any questions, please call the Public Works Department at (650) 903-6311.

MOUNTAIN VIEW COMMUNITY CENTER DESIGN

The project will expand and renovate the existing community center to 28,600 square feet and will update the architectural character of the building, improve accessibility, increase the seating capacity of the Social Hall, and add three multipurpose rooms. The Social Hall will be added to the north side of the building with a courtyard that will open out to Rengstorff Park. The preschool will be located on the back/east side of the building with a relocated playground.  The project will create a more prominent front entrance, add an elevator, add a warming/preparation kitchen for catered events, a dedicated entrance to the Social Hall, and replace the aging roof, mechanical and plumbing systems.  The site plan will include a new driveway aligned with Stanford Avenue with a traffic signal and a drop-off zone at the Social Hall entry.  Proposed concept drawings are shown via the following links. 

Construction of the traffic signal work is scheduled to start in early summer and the community center remodel is scheduled to start late August 2017.

Community Center (View 1)

Community Center (View 2) 

heritage park IS NOW OPEN

A new City park named Heritage Park was open on December 10, 2016 with a dedication ceremony.  The 1.2 acre park, located at 771 N. Rengstorff Avenue, is now home to the Immigrant House, an 80-year old windmill, a demonstration garden, and future beehives.

  

 

 

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