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Heavier Impacts of Broadway/California/Soquel Avenue Paving Project Begin Nov. 18

Post Date:11/13/2019 9:00 AM


Nov. 13, 2019



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

Ricardo Valdés, Associate Civil Engineer, (831) 420-5198



Updated map of construction locations

Updated Construction schedule


SANTA CRUZ, Calif. — The City of Santa Cruz paving work on the Broadway, California Street and Soquel Avenue Overlay Project will intensify starting Monday, Nov. 18, with greater traffic impacts and added sixth location as follows:

  • Ocean Street from Graham Hill Road to Jewell Street.
  • Broadway from Clay Street to Ocean Street.
  • California Street from Laurel Street north for 250 feet.
  • Intersection of Soquel Avenue and La Fonda Avenue.
  • Plymouth Street at Highway 1 southbound on-ramp.
  • 280 feet of Murray Street on both sides of the Murray Street Bridge.

The Measure H funded project continues weekdays from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. into January and includes grinding existing pavement, installation of hot mix asphalt pavement and roadway striping.

Traffic control will be in place during construction hours with construction schedule and locations updated at The public is advised to seek alternate routes when possible.

The City apologizes for any inconvenience this construction work may cause and appreciates the public’s cooperation.  Any concerns or questions may be addressed to Project Manager Ricardo Valdés, at (831) 420-5198 or


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