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Posted on: August 16, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Westminster and Kenyon Avenue Accessibilty Project

Contra Costa County Public Works to begin Construction on the Westminster and Kenyon Avenue Accessibility Project

August 17, 2023, Kensington, CA – Contra Costa County Public Works will begin construction of the Westminster and Kenyon Avenue Accessibility Project. The work consists of removing existing curb and sidewalk and constructing fourteen (14) new curb ramps, gutters and sidewalks at six (6) intersections within Kensington. Work will begin Monday August 21, 2023, through Wednesday November 1, 2023, barring unforeseen circumstances. Work will take place between 7:00 am and 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday (excluding holidays), weather permitting. Drivers should expect delays from the intersection of Westminster Avenue and York Avenue to the intersection of Kenyon Avenue and Trinity Avenue during construction. 

Funding for this project is provided by Gas Tax (SB1) funds and the Transportation Development Act (TDA). To learn more visit:

About Contra Costa County Public Works Department:

Contra Costa County Public Works Department (CCCPWD) maintains over 660 miles of roads, 150 miles of streams, channels, and other drainage and over 150 County buildings throughout Contra Costa County. CCCPWD provides services such as Parks and Recreation, Sandbag Distribution and Flood Control throughout unincorporated areas of Contra Costa County.  CCCPWD operates two airports, Buchanan Field Airport in Concord, and Byron Airport in Byron. For more information about CCCPWD, please visit us at:

Work Area Map

Kensington Work Area Map 8 17 23

Contact: Construction Status: Carlos Melendez, 510.385.0506; Project Status: Abraham Lee, 925.313.2303; Media Inquiries: Kelly Kalfsbeek, 925.313.2115


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