Highway 1 Safety and Operational Improvements – North

Project Description: Operational and safety improvements to Highway 1 between North Main Street and Spindrift Way. Improvements include a Class I multi-use path (10-ft wide with two foot shoulders) from Main St to Spindrift Way on the East side of Highway 1, a new signalized intersection at Terrace Ave, four protected pedestrian crossings, local street connection to Frontage Rd/Terrace intersection, and improvements to bus stop pull-out areas.

Project Status:   Environmental clearance has been certified.  Coastal Development Permit has been issued.  100% design completed and submitted to Caltrans. Utility relocation/protection is being coordinated.  

Funding Source(s): Measure A grant from San Mateo County Transportation Authority (SMCTA) and Pacific Ridge Subdivision Traffic Impact Fees.  Additional construction funding is currently being pursued thru several grant applications (local, State and Federal). 

Latest Update:  (5/3/2021)      100% design has been completed and submitted to Caltrans for their review and approval. Caltrans has requested modifications for the intersection at Frontage Road and Terrace Avenue which were redesigned and submitted in April 2021. Additional needed $4M in construction funding were pursued through several grant applications.  Coordination of Utility relocation for gas line and electric poles is ongoing.  Depending on receiving the approval for additional construction funding, construction may begin in 2022.

Contact: Ray Razavi, Transportation Engineer, E-mail

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