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Construction Alert: Pacific Avenue (Ocean Blvd. to 7th Street)

Pacific Avenue between Ocean Blvd and 7th Street

The work is to take place in Pacific Avenue between Ocean Blvd and 7th Street. The project will involve the installation of concrete pavement between 1st and Broadway, ADA compliant ramps, street repairs, rubberized asphalt overlay, replacement of damaged sidewalk, repairs to damaged curb and gutter, and other appurtenant work.

The Contractor is scheduled to do some of the asphalt removals and paving work at night. Further notifications will be provided for the proposed night work. It is advised that alternative routes be utilized during the planned concrete and asphalt work. The following is the Contractor’s proposed concrete and asphalt overlay scheduled:

Phase 1 – September 20 – 30, 2010

Pacific Avenue will be closed from Ocean Boulevard to First Street; however, local traffic and deliveries will be allowed to Landmark Square Building at 111 W. Ocean Boulevard.  The 100 W. Broadway parking structure and building deliveries can be accessed via (1) southbound Pacific Avenue turning left into the building’s driveway, or (2) from southbound Pine Avenue via westbound First Street to northbound Pacific Avenue.

Phase 2 – September 30 – October 11, 2010

During phase 2, northbound Pacific Avenue will be open from Ocean Boulevard; however, the lanes will narrow to one lane between First Street and Broadway. Vehicles will be able to enter the 100 W. Broadway parking structure via the building’s driveway and exit as normal. Southbound Pacific Avenue traffic will remain open and vehicles or deliveries will be able to turn left into the building’s driveway.

Phase 3 – October 12 – November 22, 2010

Northbound traffic on Pacific Avenue will be open between Ocean Boulevard and Broadway. All through traffic will be forced to turn right on Broadway.

 Southbound traffic on Pacific Avenue will be closed between Third Street and Broadway. During this phase the driveway entrance to 100 W. Broadway will be closed to parking and deliveries.  To access the 100 W. Broadway parking structure:  (1) Vehicles traveling south on Pacific Avenue should turn right Third Street, left on Cedar Avenue, left on Broadway, right on Pine Avenue, right on First Street and right on Pacific Avenue.  (2)  From the 710 Freeway Broadway exit, vehicles should turn right on Magnolia, left on Ocean Boulevard and left on Pacific Avenue.  (3)  Vehicles traveling west on Third Street should turn left on Cedar Avenue, left on Broadway, right on Pine Avenue, right on First Street right on Pacific Avenue.  (4)  Vehicles traveling west on Seventh Street should turn left on Magnolia Avenue, left on Ocean Boulevard and left on Pacific Avenue.  (5)  Vehicles traveling west on Third or Seventh Streets can also turn left on Atlantic Avenue, Long Beach Boulevard or Pine Avenue, turn right on Ocean Boulevard and right on Pacific Avenue.

Should you have questions regarding the project, please call the hotline number listed below. You may also e-mail any comments or questions to cbaca@willdan.com. All phone calls and e-mails will be returned within 24 hours.  

Construction updates and information:

Project Hotline Number 562-908-3517.

E-mail:  cbaca@willdan.com

You may leave comments and questions on the hotline.

All calls will be returned within 24 hours.

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