Walnut Creek Crosswalk Improvements

Project Information

Project Number:  0662-6R4154
Federal Number: HSIPL-5928 (144)

Project Description: The project will consists of installing Rectangular Rapid Flashing Beacons (RRFBs) at two crosswalk locations in unincorporated Walnut Creek; the intersection of Olympic Boulevard and Bridgefield Road (Site 1) and the intersection of Walden Road and Westcliffe Lane (Site 2). Work at both locations includes installation of detectable warning surfaces at the ends of the crosswalks, trenching, and installation of conduits, electrical cable, pull boxes, and electrical service pedestals.  Site 1 work also includes construction of an ADA accessible curb ramp on the north side of the crossing and a solar powered advance warning RRFB. The Site 2 RRFB System includes a passive pedestrian detection system.  

General Location:  Walnut Creek
Supervisory District: District II and IV
Location: Olympic Blvd at Bridgefield Road and Walden Road at Westcliffe Lane
Contract Cost (Est.): $250,000
Project Manager: Kara Schuh
Bid Due Date: February 25, 2020
Funding Source: HSIPL Grant, State TDA, and SB-1 Gas Tax
Working Days: 40
Construction Date: Summer 2020

DBE Program: This project is partially funded by federal funds from U.S. Department of Transportation. The prospective bidders are required to comply with 49 Code of Regulations (CFR) Part 26. The prospective bidders must meet the project-specific Underutilized Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (UDBE) goal or document the Good Faith Effort (GFE) process. It is important to note that to comply with the County DBE program’s Good Faith Effort, the bidders must take certain actions a minimum of 15 days prior to bid opening.

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