Almaden Expy Pavement Rehabilitation From Blossom Hill Road to Harry Road

Last updated:03/25/2021 - 14:30

Project Description

The project will rehabilitate Almaden Expressway from Blossom Hill Road to Harry Road.  Work will include: pavement repair; hot mix asphalt (HMA) overlay; repair of sidewalk, driveway approach, and curb & gutter; upgrade of existing ramps to comply with current American Disability Acts (ADA) standards; adjustment of existing manholes/monuments/utilities to new grade; installation of new inductive loops for vehicles and bicycles; installation of new battery back-up cabinet and system; placement of thermoplastic pavement striping, markings and roadside signs.

Project Status

  • Project advertisement:  June 23, 2020.

  • Bid opening: July 16, 2020.

  • Bid award: August 11, 2020.

  • Pre-construction Meeting: September 24, 2020.

  • Notice to Proceed: November 2, 2020.

  • Construction schedule: From Nov 2, 2020 to May 2021. 

    NOTE: Schedule subject to change due to weather and unforeseen circumstances. 

Construction Update:  03/16/2021

 

Construction Activities:

Schedule

Pre-paving Construction – Electrical & Concrete

Completed

  PCC Extruded Curbs

Completed

  PCC Curb & Gutter/Sidewalks/Driveways

Completed

  Ramps & Domes

Completed

  Electrical Lead Time

Completed

 Remove & Salvage Battery Back-up Cabinets

Completed

  Install Alpha Battery Back-up Cabinet & System

Completed

  Install Cameras

Completed

Paving Construction

Day work - Harry Rd to Trinidad Ave on March 5 to March 16,  2021.

Paving paused 3/17 - 3/30 due to HMS supply issues.  Paving resumes March 31st. 

Night work -  McAbee Rd. to Coleman Rd on April 11 to  April 12, 2021. 


Paving Construction continues through April into May, with project completion expected in May 2021. 

  Wedge Cut

Ongoing

  Base Repairs

Completed

  2” Full Mill

Completed

  Lower Utilities (CIR – Manholes & Monuments)

March 29th - April 1st 

  Lower DHs

March 29th - April 1st

  Striping Removal

Completed

  CIR

March 31st to April 2, 2021.- Camden to Redmond

  Electrical Loops

ongoing

  County Review for Layout

 

  2” Overlay

See Paving Construction

  Cat-track

Ongoing

  Raise DHs

Ongoing

  Raise Utilities

 

  County Review for Cat-tracks

Ongoing

  Final Striping & Signs

Ongoing

Funding

  • Measure B (2016)
  • County Road Fund

Project Location

Located in the City of San Jose at County maintained Almaden Expressway between Blossom Hill Road and Harry Road.

Almaden Expressway area map

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