Project will repair the roadway and road embankment along the westbound lane of Wildcat Canyon Road, approximately 500 feet west of the intersection with San Pablo Dam Road. Repair work will include construction of a soldier pile retaining wall to restore and stabilize the roadway embankment. The project will also include replacing approximately 300-feet of a damaged 24” drainage culvert, installing guardrail along the retaining wall and back-filling and reconstructing the damaged roadway and shoulder.
Project location: Wildcat Canyon Road, approximately 500-feet west of the intersection with San Pablo Dam Road, Orinda Supervisory District: I, II
Funding Source: FHWA Emergency Relief Program, SB1 Local Gas Tax Estimated Cost of Construction: TBD
July 2023 - Subsurface Geotechnical investigation and topographical survey underway
August 2023 - Geotechnical investigations and topographical surveys complete. Preliminary Design underway
September 2023 - 35% Plans completed and under review. Submitted a request to Caltrans for Federal Funding through the Emergency Relief Fund program. The funding request was approved.
October 2023 – Submitted funding authorization request to Caltrans to begin reimbursable work and are awaiting response. Began coordination with Caltrans on NEPA environmental requirements.
November 2023 – Project design is moving toward 65% stage.