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East Cliff and 3rd Avenue Storm Repair Project Begins Week of March 18

Post Date:03/15/2019 11:30 AM


March 15, 2019

Contact: Janice Bisgaard, Community Relations Specialist, (831) 420-5166


SANTA CRUZ, Calif. — The City of Santa Cruz is scheduled to begin the East Cliff and 3rd Avenue Storm Disaster Damage Repair Project on Monday, March 18. The project will relocate, repair and install sidewalk, curb, gutter and handrail at the beach stairs at the junction of 3rd Avenue and East Cliff Drive. Improvements to the stairs will also be made. Construction will occur weekdays through May 31 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. with traffic impacts.

3rd Avenue from Atlantic Avenue to East Cliff Drive will remain closed to all vehicular travel (except local residents) during construction hours.

The public parking lot on East Cliff Drive will be closed during most of the construction period.

The beach stairs will be open on weekends, however, access will be limited during weekday construction hours.

The City has contracted with Anderson Pacific Engineering Construction, Inc. to execute this project.

Questions or concerns may be addressed to Engineering Technician Jeremy Van Horn at or (831) 420-5424.




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