Buskirk Widening Starting Next Week – 511 Contra Costa

Buskirk Widening Starting Next Week

Construction on the Buskirk Avenue Widening Project in Pleasant Hill is scheduled to begin next week, May 20, 2013.  

What is it?

Buskirk-Avenue-Widening-2The project is to imrpove, reconstruct and widen Buskirk Avenue in Pleasant Hill, CA. In addition, drainage improvements, new pedestrian and bike facilities, new pavement and striping will be added to the Avenue.
Read more more on our blog post covering the Buskirk Avenue Project or the Stage 1 Notification PDF.

What are the construction impacts?

  • Typical construction hours will be from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Monday-Friday.
  • Some variations including night and weekend work will occur.
  • The curved part of Buskirk along the southernmost side of the shopping center will be closed from Elmira Lane to Hookston Road.
  • Traffic will be detoured along the dogleg section of Elmira and Hookston. Buskirk will remain open to two-way traffic north of Elmira.

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For more information including the purpose of the work read the Buskirk Ave- Stage 1 Notification.

0 thoughts on “Buskirk Widening Starting Next Week

  1. While improving Buskirk, consider a signal at the intersection of Buskirk and Mayhew. It's currently difficult to get onto Buskirk from Mayhew, and a large child daycare facility is under construction on Mayhew just east of the Iron Horse Trail crossing — which will add traffic to Mayhew and this intersection.

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