Construction Updates

N. Atlantic Boulevard Sewer Main Improvements

Sewer improvements on N. Atlantic Blvd from Hellman to Garvey, and on Garvey Ave from Atlantic to Ynez will be constructed late spring through summer. Construction is scheduled to begin on May 19, 2021 and continue through August 6, 2021.

Traffic lanes on Atlantic and on Garvey will be impacted during daytime hours with at least one lane open in each direction of travel.   Some driveway access within the construction zone may be temporarily interrupted during working hours. 

Sewer improvements are planned to include replacement of sewer mains, primarily along N Atlantic Blvd and Garvey Ave. to increase future sewer needs along the corridor.  The final design includes 2,100 feet of new 12-inch sewer main on Atlantic and 1,600 feet of 16 &18-inch sewer main along Garvey Ave. Location Map

Contact Info: Civil Engineering Associate, Cesar Vega (626) 307-1320

Northeast Area Water Main Improvements Phase II

The project consists of installation of 8-inch PVCO C909 and 10-inch PVC0 C909 water main pipes along various streets within the northeast side of the City. It also includes construction of new water service line replacement, installation of new fire hydrants and laterals, fire services lines, valves, abandonment of existing mains, and trench repair restoration. 

This project will significantly reduce the occurrence of water main breaks, improve water system reliability, and most notably provide improved fire protection capability.

Impacted residents/local businesses may experience temporary traffic control devices, lane closures, detours, parking enforcement, and temporary limited to driveway access.  

Location Map

Project Manager: Ulises Benavente

Contractor: Big Ben, Inc.

Start Date: October 25, 2021

Completion Date: February 2022

2019 - 2020 Street Rehabilitation of Various Locations

The project consists of cold milling and removal of existing asphalt pavement and constructing a rubberized asphalt overlay, adjusting utility covers to grade; constructing new ADA curb ramps; replacing traffic loop detectors, restoring traffic striping and pavement markings, and providing and maintaining traffic control during construction. Location Map and List of Streets.

Project Manager: Anthony Bendezu,

Contractor: Sialic Contractors Corporation dba Shawnan

Start Date: July 2021

Completion Date: November 2021

Demolition & Reconstruction of Fire Station 62

The project consists of demolition of the existing residential house and fire station buildings, and construction of new fire station and residential buildings, including site grading, minor concrete improvements, and site landscaping.

Project Manager: Ulises Benavente,

Contractor: RC Construction, Inc.

Architect: WLC Architects, Inc.

Starts Date: August 2020

Completion Date: September 2021

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FS62 - R1

Pomona Freeway (SR-60) Improvements

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has scheduled a series of lane closures on east and westbound Pomona Freeway (SR-60) between the Long Beach I-710 and San Gabriel River I-605 Freeways during summer 2020. For more Information, please visit SR-60 Freeway Improvements or Caltrans on Twitter.

Caltrans Project Description (PDF).

  • Friday, March 26, 2021, at 10 p.m.- Monday, March 29, at 5 a.m. (#24); Westbound SR-60, Lane Replacement between Atlantic Boulevard and I-710 Freeway

Residents and local businesses located near the freeway may experience noise, vibrations and dust associated with construction activities. Detour signs will be posted. Although NOT a full freeway closure, motorists should expect delays and are strongly advised to use alternate routes. Motorists can find real time traffic information at  

The project cost is estimated at$107 million. Atkinson Construction of Irvine, California is the contractor.

Source: Caltrans news release (PDF).

Please contact the Engineering Division at 626-307-1320 for information regarding construction projects.