Intersection Improvements at Almaden Expressway and Camden Ave

last updated:01/22/2024 - 09:18

Project Completed.

Project Limits: 

Intersection of Almaden Expressway and Camden Avenue in San Jose.

Project Description: 

The project will provide operational and safety improvements at the intersection of Almaden Expressway and Camden Avenue. Diagram of intersection improvements .
Work will include:

  • Adding a second left turn lane from northbound Almaden Expressway onto westbound Camden Avenue.
  • Adding a second left turn lane from southbound Almaden Expressway onto eastbound Camden Avenue
  • Squaring all four corners at the intersection Almaden Expressway and Camden Avenue to improve bicycle and pedestrian safety and calm traffic.
  • Upgrading existing pedestrian curb ramps to comply with current Americans with Disability Act (ADA) standards
  • Modifying traffic signals which will include, installing new signal poles, new traffic signal controller and service cabinets, upgrading pedestrian push buttons to make them contactless and accessible for the blind, and installing pedestrian motion sensors
  • Repaving the intersection within the project limits
  • Installing new pavement striping and markings
  • All construction operations are anticipated to take place within immediate vicinity of the intersection Almaden Expressway and Camden Avenue

Project Schedule:

  • Project advertisement: June 28, 2022  
  • Bid opening: July 21, 2022
  • Bid award:  August 16, 2022
  • Construction schedule: October 2022 to June 2023 

Construction Status: 

Construction updates: 6/01/23

​Construction Activities 


Install signs

5/30/2023 to 6/14/2023

Adjust manholes and valves

Install mulch

Install median curbs and colored concrete

Stripping layout

Funding Source: 

Measure B Expressway

Project Location:

Project Document Library:
Almaden Expy and Camden Ave Project Plan Set
Special Provisions Documents

Point of Contact Regarding This Project:
Email: [email protected]

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