Construction Projects - Updated January 21, 2015

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Current City Roadwork:

City Roadwork Project Description Project Status

2014 Arcata Bicycle Boulevard Project

 

The scope of the Arcata Bicycle Boulevard Project includes, but is not limited to, installation of bicycle boulevards striping and signs, sidewalk infill, traffic control, minor electrical work, etc. For more information about the project, visit the City's ABB webpage.

The Arcata City Council awarded this contract to the Mercer Fraser Company at its Oct 1, 2014, regular meeting.

Active.

For more information contact the Public Works Department at (707) 825-2128. 

Rails with Trail Project


The City of Arcata is soliciting bids for the construction of the Arcata Rails with Trail Project, Arcata, CA. Project runs from north Arcata (Shay Park), through the City to just north of US Hwy. 255. Trail will be constructed along existing streets and rails within City ROW.

The Arcata City Council awarded this contract to McCullough Construction Inc. at its Jan 21, 2015 regular meeting.

In Planning Phase

For more information contact the Public Works Department at (707) 825-2128.

Please obey all posted traffic control signs and drive cautiously over rough road conditions in the construction zones. Please excuse our dust and debris as we work to improve your streets! 



 

Other Agency Roadwork around Arcata: 

 

(NOTE: Information on roadwork by OTHER AGENCIES may not be current or complete. Please consult that agency's website for more information.)

           Other Roadwork Project Description Project Status

Power Pole Replacement on Samoa Boulevard


Pacific Gas & Electric Company (PG & E) will be installing new wood power poles and replacing an existing conductor as part of the repair from damage in the 2008 storm. Helicopters will be used for the moving of poles at some point during the project. 

Work is taking place near Samoa Blvd, just east of Highway 101, adjacent to the CHP offices to south and the southern edge of the community park to the north.

 

 

Work has been delayed until next year.

For more information contact Tracy O'Keefe, Project Manager with PG&E, at (707) 765-5108

Motorists, please watch for bicyclists and pedestrians and expect minor delays. Please seek alternate routes, obey all posted traffic control signs and drive cautiously in the construction zones. Thank you for your patience as we maintain the City's valuable infrastructure.

 


 

Current City Construction Projects:

 

City Project Title Project Description Project Status

Rotary Park Reconstruction Project


The City of Arcata has opened bidding for the reconstruction of Rotary park. Work will include various concrete and fencing improvements at the park, which is located on South G Street.

Project contract was awarded to RAO Construction at the November 5, 2014, City Council meeting.

Active.

Work is scheduled to begin early January, 2015.

For more information contact the Public Works Department at (707) 825-2128. 

Low Impact Development
Project
7th and G Street Parking Lot

Various drainage and concrete improvements at 16th and L Streets and at the 7th and G Street parking lot. Work will include the removal of existing asphalt and concrete pavement, placement/construction of concrete curbs and gutters, sidewalk and driveway apron, concrete pavement, permeable pavements, storm drain piping and inlets, street lighting, signage, landscaping, road striping, etc.

Project contract was awarded to RAO Construction at the January 7, 2015, City Council meeting.

In pre-construction phase.

For more information contact the Environmental Services Department at (707) 822-8184. 

 

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