I-80/San Pablo Dam Rd Interchange Reconstruction PW 483
NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEEETINGS/AVISO DE REUNIONES PUBLICAS
MAJOR INTERCHANGE MODIFICATIONS AT I-80 AND SAN PABLO DAM ROAD,
MCBRYDE AVENUE, AND EL PORTAL DRIVE
||PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The project is located within the City of San Pablo and unincorporated Contra Costa County and borders the City of Richmond. Proposed improvements are intended to alleviate congestion and improve traffic safety along I-80 and at the three interchanges. The project scope includes:
1. Replacement and widening of the San Pablo Dam Road Overcrossing;
2. Relocation of McBryde Avenue access from westbound I-80 (westbound direction is towards San Francisco);
3. Relocation of El Portal Drive access to westbound I-80;
4. Realignment of Amador Street to intersect with San Pablo Dam Road further east; and
5. Replacement of the I-80/Riverside Avenue Pedestrian Overcrossing serving Riverside Elementary School and extending it across Amador Street
Assessment of the project environmental impacts was completed in February 2010 and found no significant adverse impacts. Detailed project design is now underway and construction is anticipated to proceed in phases as funding becomes available. The initial construction phase is now anticipated to start in mid 2015.
The current project cost is estimated at $118.8 million of which $38 million has been secured from multiple sources including the City of San Pablo ($3 million), Contra Costa's Measure J Transportation Sales Tax ($12 million), state ($15 million), and regional funds ($8 million).
The project is sponsored by the City of San Pablo, Contra Costa Transportation Authority, California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), in cooperation with the City of Richmond, Contra Costa County and the West Contra Costa Transportation Advisory Committee.
San Pablo residents who live or work near the I-80 San Pablo Dam Road Interchange are encouraged to attend a public meeting on Tuesday, March 25, 2014 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Rollingwood Recreation Center: 2395 Greenwood Drive in San Pablo. Learn more about upcoming pre-construction activities, including utility relocation work and temporary roadway closures on El Portal Drive.
For more information visit http://www.ccta.net/projects/project/38.
Public Meeting Flyer
PUBLIC MEETING ACCESS: Individuals who require special accommodations (American Sign Language interpreter, accessible seating, or documentation in alternative formats) should contact Circlepoint at 510- 520-5623 at least 5 days prior to the meeting.
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Please call the project hotline at 510-277-0444 or contact Hisham Noeimi, Project Manager, at (925) 256-4731, Allyn Amsk, Caltrans Public Information Officer at (510) 286-5445, or Scott Christie, Engineering Services Manager, at (510) 215-3061.