City of Montclair - Central Avenue Rehabilitation
*Construction Update as of 7/13/2020*
Construction crews will be conducting roadway work as progress is being made on the Central Avenue Rehabilitation Project. Crews will be working on the corners of Kingsley St, Orchard St, Benito St, and Palo Verde St for signal work and the installation of new concrete ramps. Traffic will not be affected but please be sure to watch for workers and drive safely. The left-hand turn lane on San Bernardino Street will be closed while crews conduct work within the area.
Monday - Friday
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Temporary Intersection Closure:
- Central Avenue northbound traffic reduced to one lane between Mission Boulevard and the I-10 WB offramp.
- Central Avenue southbound traffic reduced to one lane between I-10 WB onramp and Phillips Boulevard.
Overview & Project Limits
The City of Montclair will be rehabilitating Central Avenue between Phillips Boulevard and Interstate 10. This project will bring street, landscaping and traffic improvements to this vital corridor. Further, the project will facilitate the installation of a recycle water line for water conservation efforts. This first phase of the project covers approximately 2.5 miles within the City of Montclair. Construction will begin November 12, 2019 with completion anticipated May 1, 2020.
Median Improvements and Landscaping
The project is designed to preserve the existing pine trees along Central Avenue and planting of sustainable and drought tolerant landscaping. Additionally, a modern City of Montclair monument will be installed along with median street beautification
throughout the corridor.
Traffic and Pedestrian Improvements
Traffic improvements will be made at several intersections along the corridor.
Improvements include traffic signal upgrades, roadway signage/striping rehabilitation, general equipment upgrades, and left turn phasing modifications to allow better traffic flow. Safety improvements such as pedestrian countdown timers, lighting and ADA wheelchair ramps will be added to several intersections.
For further questions about the Central Avenue Rehabilitation Project, please contact us at 888-923-6875 or email MontclairCentralAvenue@arellanoassociates.com