Current CIP Projects

Construction phase


The 2018 Curb Ramp and Sidewalk Repair Program includes construction of 24 new curb ramps and the repair of severely damaged sidewalk at 26 locations throughout the City.

2018 Curb Ramp and Sidewalk Repair Program

Ohlone Greenway Bart station area access, safety and placemaking (ASP) Improvements project, c3076

The City of El Cerrito is in the process of re-constructing the Ohlone Greenway at the El Cerrito del Norte and El Cerrito Plaza BART station areas.

Ohlone Greenway BART Station Area Access, Safety and Placemaking (ASP) Improvements Project, City Project No. C3076

ohlone greenway pedestrian & bicycle wayfinding & amenities project, c5034

The Ohlone Greenway Pedestrian & Bicycle Wayfinding & Amenities Project will improve the well-used Ohlone Greenway, which runs along the eastern edge of the San Pablo Avenue corridor. The Greenway is a 2.7 mile multi-use trail that traverses the City of El Cerrito, underneath the elevated BART tracks, from the south to north City limits.

Ohlone Greenway Pedestrian & Bicycle Wayfinding & Amenities Project

san Pablo avenue green stormwater spine project

The project will implement green infrastructure such as permeable walkway surfaces, bioretention, and flow-through planters at select sites along San Pablo Avenue.

San Pablo Avenue Stormwater Spine Project

Richmond greenway-ohlone greenway gap closure project

The Cities of Richmond and El Cerrito seek to provide a continuous bicycle and pedestrian pathway from South Garrard Boulevard and the Richmond Parkway in Richmond to San Pablo Avenue in El Cerrito.

Richmond Greenway-Ohlone Greenway Gap Closure Project

I-80/central avenue interchange improvements

The Contra Costa Transportation Authority and Caltrans seek to enhance mobility by relieving congestion in the I-80/Central Avenue Interchange.

I-80/Central Avenue Interchange Improvements

centennial park improvements, phase I, c5037

Phase I of the Project will upgrade a portion of Centennial Park (approximately 16,000 square feet of area at the south portion nearest Eureka Avenue).

Centennial Park Improvements, Phase 1

bidding phase

design phase

Eureka avenue and Lexington avenue street improvement project

This project primarily involves the repair of the existing roadway pavement and sidewalk, construction of new curb ramps and installation of new trees. The limits of the project are Eureka Avenue from Kearney Street to Liberty Street and Lexington Avenue from Eureka Avenue north to the cul-de-sac.

Eureka Avenue and Lexington Avenue Street Improvement Project

hillside natural area trail entry & signage improvements, phase I, c5038

The project will install gateway trailhead kiosks, trail entry signs, trail entry stairs at one location, and trail directional markers within the Hillside Natural Area, and wayfinding/directional signs on streets leading to the Hillside Natural Area.

Hillside Natural Area Trail Entry & Signage Improvements, Phase 1

korematsu middle school safe routes to school improvements, phase I, c5040

The PublicWorks Department is currently developing the design for improvements at various locations along walking and bicycling routes to Korematsu Middle School. The project is intended to improve safety for pedestrians and bicyclists, including students and neighborhood residents, and encourage walking and biking to school.

Korematsu Middle School Safe Routes to School Improvements, Phase 1

archived cip projects

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Archived CIP Projects