Construction Updates and Detours

  1. School Area Reduced Speed Limit Zones Project

    Chrisp Company will be installing new signage for reduced speed limit zones at multiple school sites located throughout the City of Seaside. The signage installations are scheduled to start on March 20, 2023, and continue until the end of April 2023. Read on...
  2. Construction Notice: Wheeler Street and Kimball Avenue Pavement Improvements

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School Area Reduced Speed Limit Zones Project

Multiple Locations

Chrisp Company will be installing new signage for reduced speed limit zones at multiple school sites located throughout the City of Seaside. The signage installations are scheduled to start on March 20, 2023, and continue until the end of April 2023. 

The project includes the installation of new poles and signage, as well as the replacement of existing signage, and the removal of select street markings for reduced speed limit zones around eight (8) school sites. The site work in anticipated to take approximately six (6) weeks to complete.

During the construction, traffic and pedestrian control may be in place for public safety. Parking may be restricted at select locations, and lane closures may be required; motorists should expect delays. 

If you have any questions about the work, please contact Patrick Grogan at (831) 899-6885, or by email at pgrogan@ci.seaside.ca.us

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Fire Station Upgrades

1635 Broadway Avenue

101 Builders started construction on the Fire Station Upgrades Project for the City of Seaside in March 2022.  

Seaside Fire Station is located at 1635 Broadway Avenue.  The Project construction includes the abatement of the exterior paint and texture coating, removal of dry rot and damaged siding, install new siding, removal of six existing bay doors and associated equipment, install six new overhead bay doors with associated electrical and plumbing modifications, new paint on the exterior of the building and free-standing walls.

Construction is substantially complete and minor items will be addressed by the contractor by December 2, 2022.

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FY 2021/2022 Pavement Rehabilitation

Kimball Avenue from Fremont Boulevard to Wheeler Street and Wheeler Street from Kimball Avenue to Hilby Avenue

Granite Rock Company started construction of the FY 2021/2022 Pavement Rehabilitation Project for the City of Seaside on October 24, 2022.  

The Project construction includes pavement rehabilitation on Kimball Avenue from Fremont Boulevard to Wheeler Street and Wheeler Street from Hilby Avenue to Kimball Avenue, base repairs and microsurfacing of the northern and southern ends of Fremont Boulevard, several base repair locations throughout the City, and citywide street restriping.

2.7.23 UPDATE - Kimball & Wheeler Paving

On Monday, the contractor was able to place two lifts of pavement in the southbound lane on Wheeler Avenue from Hilby Avenue to Kimball Avenue.  However, due to the water main break on Monday afternoon, the paving activities for the northbound lane have been rescheduled to Friday, February 10, 2023.  Pavement work on Kimball Avenue from Fremont Boulevard to Wheeler Street will occur on February 8, 9, & 10th.  The final pavement lift for both streets is scheduled for Monday, February 13th.  On February 13th, access to the side streets to Kimball Avenue may be restricted for an hour.     

One-way traffic will be implemented and on-street parking will be restricted on Wheeler Street. The road will be closed to through traffic and on-street parking will be restricted during the paving activities on Kimball Avenue.  The contractor will assist residents with ingress and egress. Detours will be in place, motorist should expect delays, and alternative routes are recommended.  Traffic and pedestrian control will be in place for public safety.  Adhere to the “No Parking” signs.  Should you request special accommodations, please contact the Contractor at (831) 588-8517 or Leslie Llantero, Assistant Engineer at (831) 899-6832.

1.30.23 UPDATE - Fremont Paving

The base repair work on Fremont Boulevard is scheduled to begin the night of February 14, 2023 over a two-day period between the hours of 7:00 PM to 6:00 AM. Access to Fremont Boulevard during this work will be limited and Monterey Road will be closed. Changeable message signs will be in place 1 week prior to construction.  

Slurry sealing of Fremont Boulevard and citywide street restriping is postponed until spring 2023, when there are more favorable temperature and moisture conditions to perform the work.

If you have any questions about the construction work, please contact Leslie Llantero, Assistant Engineer at (831) 899-6832.


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Fort Ord Military Reservation Property Deconstruction and Demolition Phase 1A Project

Randazzo Enterprises, Inc. started construction of the Fort Ord Military Reservation Property Deconstruction and Demolition Phase 1A Project for the City of Seaside on June 13, 2022.  

The Project scope includes demolition and removal of the visitor center building, pavement, select hardscape, select landscaping, removal of onsite utilities, and excavation & disposal of onsite soil at the property on the corner of Lightfighter Drive and 2nd Avenue. 

The work was started mid- June then placed on hold as Randazzo waited on guidance regarding additional soil excavation within the existing project footprint.

Subsequent soil excavation and disposal activities are anticipated to continue on December 14, 2022, and are expected to be complete by mid-January, 2023. Following completion of the remaining soil excavation, Randazzo will work through minor remaining work to finalize the project and demobilize from the site. 

Impact on surrounding areas, including traffic on Lightfighter Drive is anticipated to be minor. However, there may be intermittent interruptions on ingress and egress of Lightfighter Drive to 2nd Avenue as heavy equipment and hauling trucks enter and leave the subject property. Lane closures are not anticipated, though traffic and pedestrian control may be in place adjacent to the work for public safety. 

If you have any questions about the construction work, please contact the City of Seaside Public Works and Engineering Department at (831) 899-6835, or Randazzo Enterprises, Inc. at (831) 633-4420.

WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE AND APPRECIATE YOUR PATIENCE DURING THIS TIME.

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Trailer for City Hall Staff

440 Harcourt Avenue

Global Modular, Inc. started constructing the FY 2022/2023 New City Hall Staff Trailer Project for the City of Seaside on November 15, 2022. The project will continue until February 2023.  

The Project includes the construction, delivery, and assembly of a new modular office unit, as well as the installation of ADA compliant walkway, landscaping features, and associated utilities. Please see the image below for the project boundary.

Park facilities may be temporarily unavailable. Sidewalks in the City Hall parking lot may be closed during construction. Construction noise may be audible from the hours of 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. If you have any questions about the construction work, please contact Patrick Grogan at (831) 899-6885.Aerial image of trailer location

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Del Monte Manor Storm Drain Improvements (H.E.M Plaza)

1442 Yosemite Street

Monterey Peninsula Engineering started construction of the FY 2021/2022 Del Monte Manor Storm Drain Improvements Project on June 21, 2022 for the City of Seaside. The project is scheduled to continue through February of 2023.

The Project construction includes the construction of a storm water infiltrator, regrading of the storm water retention basin, storm drain improvements in Yosemite Street and Sonoma Avenue, construction of an irrigation system, fencing, landscaping, and sidewalk and roadway paving. All work scheduled to take place in the 1400 block of Yosemite Street and the 1600 block of Sonoma Avenue has been completed. Remaining work involves powering the irrigation system, and installing flow monitoring equipment within the project boundary. 

Traffic delays, roadway closures, or sidewalk closures resulting from this work are not anticipated. Brief power interruptions may occur during the power connection of the irrigation system, which is expected to take place in February 2023. If you have any questions about the construction work, please contact Patrick Grogan at (831) 899-6885.

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Ellis Park Improvements

986 Hilby Avenue

Monterey Peninsula Engineering started construction on the Ellis Park Improvements Project for the City of Seaside in April 2022.  

Ellis Park is located at 986 Hilby Avenue adjacent to the Oldemeyer Center.  The Project construction will replace the horseshoe pits with a multiuse sports court, replace the play structures with new play structures and swings, and install landscaping, irrigation, fencing, table and benches, barbeques, drinking fountain, walkways, and curbs.  Play structures, table and benches, barbeques, and walkways have been constructed. Construction is still underway.  The remaining work includes landscaping, irrigation, multiuse sports court, fencing, and minor paving and striping.

Construction activities will continue through December and is anticipated to be complete by January 2023.  The park will remain closed until the construction of the project is completed.

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Noche Buena Street Emergency Storm Drain Improvements

1701 Noche Buena Street & 1700 Laguna Street

The City of Seaside has retained Monterey Peninsula Engineering to construct the Noche Buena Street Emergency Storm Drain Improvements Project. Pre-construction activities began on November 1, 2022, and actual construction began on December 19, 2022, and will continue for approximately three months.  

The project construction includes the replacement of storm drain in the intersection of Noche Buena Street and Mingo Avenue, trenchless repair of existing storm drain infrastructure between 1701 Noche Buena Street and 1698 Laguna Street, replacement of a storm drain manhole on Laguna Street between 1698 Laguna Street and 1704 Laguna Street, and repairs to sidewalks and roadway pavement. 

Traffic and pedestrian control will be in place for public safety. Through lanes at the intersection of Noche Buena Street and Mingo Street and from the 1600 to 1700 block of Laguna Street may be closed through mid-January. Sidewalks access to the construction areas may be closed, and on-street parking will be restricted. A detour and flaggers will be provided on roads that are closed to through traffic; motorists should expect delays.

If you have any questions about the construction work, please contact Patrick Grogan at (831) 899-6885.

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San Pablo Pedestrian Bridge Assessment

1700 Block of San Pablo Avenue

The City of Seaside is having a structural assessment of the San Pablo Pedestrian Bridge performed on December 21. The pedestrian bridge spans the 1700 block of San Pablo Avenue, connecting Lincoln-Cunningham Park and Manzanita-Stuart Park.

Traffic and pedestrian control will be in place for public safety. Parking will be restricted on December 21, on the 1700 block of San Pablo Avenue, and lane closures may be required; motorists should expect delays. The pedestrian bridge is currently closed out of precaution, and will remain closed until the assessment report is completed. The report is expected to be completed by the end of January 2023.

If you have any questions about the construction work, please contact Patrick Grogan at (831) 899-6885.

San Pablo Bridge