Scheduled Construction Activities
Week of May 2, 2016

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
      Panoramic Way Area Phase III - Panoramic Way (from 208 Panoramic Way to 365 Panoramic Way), Panoramic Place, Mosswood Road (above Arden Path) backline, and the backline on 158 Panoramic Way and 160 Panoramic Way
      Pacific Trenchless, Inc.
      Project Notice and Map (.pdf)

      Completed work to remove existing manhole, replace with new manhole and realign existing sanitary sewer mains entering manhole at east side of San Pablo Avenue and Hopkins Street intersection. Interior sealing of new manhole remains to be done.

    2. Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation
      Hopkins St., Peralta Ave., Monterey Ave., The Alameda and Backlines, Boynton Ave and backlines
      Andes Construction
      Project Notice and Maps (.pdf)

      The rehabilitation of the existing sanitary sewer mains, manholes and laterals are substantially complete. Testing of sanitary sewer main and laterals. Coating of interior of manhole and pressure tests. Closed circuit TV (CCTV) of newly installed sanitary mains/laterals.

      Urgent repair of sanitary sewer main and laterals on east side of 1500 block of Sacramento Street (from #1545 Sacramento Street to Cedar Street) - Remaining work includes removing and replacing one existing manhole on Cedar Street.

      rdbarrierNote: Please heed all “No Parking”, temporary directional signs in project area. Please DRIVE SLOW thru the construction area.

    3. Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation
      Arlington, The Alameda, San Antonio, Vallejo, and San Ramon
      Precision Engineering
      Project Notice and Map (.pdf)

      Continue rehabilitation of existing sanitary sewer main and laterals on Arlington from San Antonio to Santa Barbara (500 block).

      rdbarrierNote: Please heed all “No Parking” and temporary directional signs in the project area. Please DRIVE SLOW thru the construction area.

    4. Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation
      Warring, Parker, Codornices, Euclid
      Cratus, Inc.
      Project Notice and Map (.pdf)

      Sealing and waterproofing the interior of newly installed and rehabilitated manholes throughout the project area..

      rdbarrierNote: Please heed all “No Parking” and temporary directional signs in the project area. Please DRIVE SLOW thru the construction area.

    5. Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation
      Henry, Terrace Walk, Yolo backline, Eunice, Shattuck, Lincoln, Virginia, California, Cedar, Curtis, Gilman, Neilson, Santa Fe, Stannage backline, Cornell backline, Belvedere, Hearst, and 4th
      Mosto Construction
      Project Notice and Map (.pdf)

      Contractor to continue urgent spot repair of existing sanitary sewer mains throughout project area.

      rdbarrierNote: Please DRIVE SLOW thru the construction area. Please obey all “No Parking” signs posted during construction.

    6. Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation
      Francisco, 5th, Curtis, Delaware, Lincoln, Virginia, Sutter, Henry, Hopkins, and Eunice
      Pacific Trenchless
      Project Notice and Map (.pdf) 

      CCTV existing sanitary sewer mains; locate existing lower laterals and cleanouts; mark and locate existing underground utilities throughout the entire project area.

      The contractor will notify residents and business owners in advance prior to start of construction in each segment of the construction project.

  2. Storm Water Projects

    1. Wildcat Canyon Road Slide Repair
      Wildcat Canyon Road between Park Hills Road and Shasta Road
      Beliveau Engineering Contractors, Inc.
      E-mail link to Project Engineer  E-mail link to Project Inspector

      Work to repair slide area and construct storm drainage improvements. Roadway is open to traffic.

  3. Street Paving Projects

    1. FY 2015 Measure M Street Resurfacing and Reconstruction
      Various streets throughout Berkeley - See Project Notice or Location Map
      Gallagher & Burk, Inc.
      Location Map (.pdf)   Project Notice (.pdf)
      E-mail link to Project Engineer

      No scheduled construction activity.

    2. Potter Bay Bolivar Paving Project
      Potter Street, Bay Street, Bolivar Drive at south end of Aquatic Park
      GradeTech Inc.
      E-mail link to Project Inspector  E-mail link to Project Engineer

      No scheduled construction activity.

    3. FY 2015 Measure M Surface Seals
      Various streets throughout Berkeley - See Project Notice, Project Map and Street List
      Project Notice (.pdf)  Project Map and Street List
      E-mail link to Project Inspector   E-mail link to Project Engineer

      Subcontractor MCK Services performing base repairs on:

      Thousand Oaks - Colusa to Arlington
      Los Angeles - The Circle to Spruce
      Keith - Spruce to Shasta
      Spruce - Hearst to Vine
      Rose - Shattuck Pl to Shattuck Ave
      Cedar - Spruce to La Loma
      Le Conte - Scenic to east end
      Milvia - University to Hearst
      Berkeley - MLK to Shattuck
      California - Dwight to University
      9th - Bancroft to Cedar
      5th - University to Cedar
      4th - Dwight to Channing
      Parker - 7th to San Pablo, MLK to Shattuck
      Acton - Ashby to Russell
      Stanton - Ashby to Russell
      Russell - MLK to Adeline, Telegraph - Benvenue
      Elmwood Ct

      Repair cross drain at SE corner of 9th/Allston.

  4. Sidewalk & Pathway Repair Projects

    1. FY 2016 Proactive Sidewalk Project
      Various locations throughout the city
      S&H Construction
      E-mail link to Project Engineer  E-mail link to Project Inspector

      No scheduled construction activity.

    2. FY 2016 Responsive Sidewalk Project
      Various locations throughout the city
      ERA Construction
      E-mail link to Project Engineer  E-mail link to Project Inspector

      Work at:

      South side of 1900 block of Napa Avenue (even addresses)
      1203 Spruce (Eunice side only)
      1202 Glen (Eunice and Glen side)
      2280, 2290, 2300, 2316, 2324, 2333 Eunice

  5. Other

    1. Flare Station Replacement and Well Field Upgrades
      11 Spinnaker Way, Cesar Chavez Park
      Innovative Construction Solutions
      E-mail link to Project Engineer   E-mail link to Project Inspector

      All wellheads upgraded. Exclusion zone remains around the flare station with trailer and equipment on site. Work is shutdown until May.

  6. Parks Projects

      For information on Parks projects, please visit the Parks Recreation & Waterfront Department.

  7. Outside Agencies' Projects

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

      Orchard Lane, Panoramic Way, Mosswood Road - Gas line replacement project - Orchard Lane complete. Start of work on Panoramic and Mosswood pending.

      Copper service replacements at various locations throughout the city.

      Contractor Underground Construction performing copper gas service replacement work for Park, Dohr, Sojourner Truth, Sacramento, Stanton, and Ward.
      ~162 locations. Generally, work is complete at each residence in one day.

      Restoration work, pole replacement and pole modification work at various small locations throughout the city.

    2. EBMUD
      E-mail link to City contact person

      Dwight Way, Warring St, Derby St - Restoration paving work pending.

      rdbarrierCorona Court/Arch/Oak - Pipeline replacement

      rdbarrier5th Street from Virginia to University and Virginia Street from 4th to 5th - Pipeline replacement and services

      rdbarrierMabel Street between 66th and Russell - Pipeline replacement.

      Heinz Avenue from 7th Street to West end - restoration paving pending.

      2526 Durant Avenue - installation of new service pending.

      Restoration work at numerous small areas throughout the city.

      Berkeley View Facility Upgrade
      SE corner of Shasta Road and Hill Road (next to Fire Station #7 on Shasta Road)
      EBMUD Community Affairs Office, (510) 287-0140,
      After hours, 1 (866) 403-2683
      EBMUD Public Notice (.pdf)
      EBMUD Public Notice - June 2015 Update (.pdf)

      Replacement of existing pumps, motors, electrical components and internal cranes. Contractor will be using the Shasta Reservoir property at the end of Bay Tree Lane for staging and parking. Construction is now expected to be complete by July 2016.

      For updated information and contacts regarding EBMUD Reservoir Replacement and Transmission Pipeline projects please follow the appropriate link below:

      Panoramic Hill Improvements

      Summit Reservoir Replacement Project (Spruce at Grizzly Peak)

      EBMUD Summit Reservoir Notice - December 2014 (.pdf)
      Summit Reservoir Update Notice - October 2015 (.pdf)

      Wildcat Pipeline Project

    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. Cablecom
      4th Street at Hearst Avenue
      E-mail link to City contact person

      Install conduit in sidewalk area for telecommunications services. Concrete restoration pending.

    5. Zayo Group
      E-mail link to City contact person

      Russell at Telegraph - Installation of telecommunications services. Concrete restoration work pending.

    6. Paxio
      E-mail link to City contact person

      Heinz from west end to San Pablo - Pending permit approval, installation of telecommunications facilities.

    7. University of California at Berkeley
      Information provided by
      UC contact person: Christine Shaff
      UC Berkeley Real Estate, (510) 643-4793

      Work on Gayley Road
      Work to install a new underground gas line is taking place on Gayley Road from Hearst Ave to Rimway Road. The line will support Bowles Hall, which is undergoing renovations and is scheduled to open in August 2016. For more on that project please see

      This gas line work is expected to continue through the end of April 2016. There will be times that north and south-bound vehicles on Gayley share one lane, which will be controlled by flaggers. Please respect any pedestrian and/or vehicle detours and follow the direction of flaggers.

      The Cal Aquatic Center
      A new intercollegiate aquatic facility located west of the University Health Service Tang Center at 2222 Bancroft Way. It will consist of three single level buildings surrounding a 52 meter swimming pool with dive tower. Construction is expected to be complete in summer 2016.

      Berkeley Way West
      Construction of a new academic building is underway in the lot bounded by Berkeley Way, Shattuck Ave and Hearst Ave. The building will house the School of Public Health, School of Education, and Department of Psychology. Ground floor retail along Shattuck Ave. is also planned. Construction is scheduled to continue through late 2017.

      Information about campus construction is available on the web at Questions or concerns can be addressed to Christine Shaff, UC Berkeley Real Estate, at (510) 643-4793 or Other campus resources include the UC Office of Environment Health and Safety at (510) 642-3073.

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