• Fulton Road Reconstruction – Occidental Rd to W 3rd ST - The City of Santa Rosa’s “Fulton Road Reconstruction” project between Occidental Road and W. 3rd Street repaired approximately 3,200 lineal feet of 4-lane principal arterial pavement and associated bike lanes. This North-South arterial is separated by a landscaped median and sees a remarkable 25,000 vehicles per direction per day. Innovation and adaptability were key to […]

Roads: Efficient and Sustainable Road Maintenance, Construction and Reconstruction Projects

  • Overlay and Slurry Project - The City of Santa Clarita (City) is the third largest city in Los Angeles County, and as such we strive to maximize our resources when managing our growing pavement infrastructure. The City employs a 5-year pavement management plan to strategize and treat our pavement infrastructure. A multi-year pavement management plan is based on current pavement […]

Honorable Mention

  • Yerba Buena Road Improvements–Challenges at Every Turn! - Yerba Buena Road Improvements—Challenges at Every Turn! The County of Ventura Public Works Agency tackled a challenging goal in 2019 and 2020—to improve road safety and rehabilitate 15 miles of winding roads in the Santa Monica Mountains near Malibu in steep, rugged terrain. To improve safety, new guardrails were installed at 35 hazardous locations. To […]

Bridge: Efficient and Sustainable Bridge Maintenance, Construction and Reconstruction Projects:

  • Bowman Road Bridges Rehabilitation Project - In 2020 Placer County completed a rehabilitation of the Bowman Road Bridges focusing on cost effectiveness, sustainability, and minimized community disruption. The Auburn, CA road carries traffic to a school and local businesses, provides access to I-80, and is used by cyclists for commuting and recreation. The two bridges, which cross UPRR mainlines and were […]

Honorable Mention

  • Italian Bar Road Bridge Replacement - The historic San Joaquin River Bridge on scenic Italian Bar Road was constructed in 1927 as part of the Big Creek Hydroelectric System. The bridge, located in Fresno County, spans what historians have dubbed “The Hardest Working Water in the World” due to the intricate multi-dam system used for generating electricity. Redinger Lake is part […]

Complete Streets Projects:

  • Telegraph Avenue Paving and Lane Conversion Project - Telegraph Avenue is a 4.5-mile street that begins in the historic downtown district of Oakland, Calif., and ends at the southern edge of the University of California, Berkeley. Between 42nd and 52nd Streets, the busy corridor is home to numerous businesses, shops, restaurants and residences within the Temescal District commercial area and sees heavy auto, […]

Honorable Mention

  • Imperial Beach Boulevard Enhancement Project - Imperial Beach Boulevard serves as a primary transportation corridor from the I-5 Freeway and the City of San Diego to the east, to the Pacific Ocean at the westerly terminus. The Imperial Beach Boulevard Enhancement Project was initiated by the City of Imperial Beach to pay homage to its history as a Southern California Beach […]
  • Temescal Canyon Road Widening Project – Dawson Canyon and Dos Lagos Segments - Temescal Valley, a mostly rural unincorporated area, is located on the west edge of the County of Riverside between the cities of Lake Elsinore and Corona, approximately 50 miles southeast of Los Angeles. Interstate 15 running through this narrow valley serves as a transportation corridor for regional commuter traffic originating from bedroom communities as far […]
  • Walnut Avenue Protected Bikeway - The City of Fremont made a commitment to prioritize roadway safety and promote transportation mode shift by adopting its Vision Zero program in 2015 and its Mobility Action Plan in 2019. The City’s recently constructed Walnut Avenue Bikeway Improvements project is a direct result of these two programs. Identified as a high priority bikeway through […]

Safety or Intelligent Transportation System Projects

  • Flashing Yellow Left Turn Arrow Retrofit - In 2020, the City of Santa Rosa completed the Flashing Yellow Left Turn Arrow (FYA) Retrofit project which updated 37 protected/permissive signalized intersections with FYA assemblies within City limits. A FYA signal head is a four-head signal assembly that functions very much like a dedicated left-hand turn signal, with the major difference being a flashing […]

Honorable Mention

  • Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) – Phase V - The City of Santa Clarita is tasked with balancing and accommodating a variety of users on its roadway system. The City’s population has grown by nearly 50% in the last two decades, causing an influx of users and changing traffic patterns on City roads. Unlike other cities that have a traditional roadway grid system, Santa […]