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Updated: Measure H Paving Scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 18, and Nov. 20-22

Post Date:11/16/2017


Nov. 16, 2017



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

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


SANTA CRUZ —City of Santa Cruz 2017 Overlay Project work is scheduled for Morrissey Boulevard on Saturday, Nov. 18. This paving work will continue Monday, Nov. 20, through Wednesday, Nov. 22 when there will also be work on Escalona Drive and Delaware and Goss avenues. Construction hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. with traffic control in effect.

The public is advised to seek alternate routes if possible as there will be delays. Parking will be impacted on all streets.

The construction schedule is predicated on clear weather; any changes will be posted on the City website along with construction area map at

The 2017 Overlay Project, funded by Measure H tax dollars, is rehabilitating local streets that have experienced significant deterioration. The entire project is expected to be completed by Dec. 22 in time for the winter holidays.

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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