Traffic Information

June 7 – July 2, 2021
Grinding and paving work will occur on approximately 2.2 miles of Sir Francis Drake Boulevard in three areas over a 4-week time frame, starting at the northwest end of the project at Ross Terrace. On Tuesday, June 7st, the Upgrade the Drake contractor will begin four days of daytime pavement grinding on Sir Francis Drake Boulevard in the first area between Ross Terrace and Laurel Grove Avenue.

Starting on Sunday, June 13th at 6:00 p.m., the contractor will begin nighttime paving operations on Sir Francis Drake Boulevard from Ross Terrace to Highway 101. The work will move from west to east with asphalt milling (grinding) occurring in each work area prior to new asphalt placement. For all nighttime grinding and paving work, construction will take place from Sunday night to Friday morning from 6:00 p.m. – 6:00 a.m. Traffic re-routing will begin after 6:00 p.m. on construction days. Please expect delays after 6 p.m.

Here is the approximate schedule of work for all three areas of Sir Francis Drake Boulevard (this schedule is subject to change):
• Area 1 (Ross Terrace to Laurel Grove Avenue) | Daytime work: June 7th – June 11th | Start of night work: June 13th – June 17th
• Area 2: (Laurel Grove Avenue to El Portal Drive) | Night work: June 15th – June 21st
• Area 3: (El Portal Drive to Eliseo Drive) | Night work: June 20th – July 2nd

Download the full traffic alert here.
Download the paving map and schedule here.

May 23 – June 18, 2021
Starting on Sunday night, May 23rd at 8:00 p.m., the Upgrade the Drake contractor will be installing water pipeline on Eliseo Drive and along Sir Francis Drake Boulevard between Eliseo Drive and U.S. Route 101. The work will last four weeks and will take place between 8:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m., Sunday night to Friday morning. Traffic delays can be expected. Please watch for flaggers, who will be controlling traffic, and make sure to slow down through the construction area. The construction team thanks you for your patience.

Download the full traffic alert here.
Download the construction map here.

Project Landscaping

Landscaping improvements are expected begin in late 2021.


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