Highway 1 Safety - South

Project Description: This project will provide operational and safety improvements to Highway 1 between Wavecrest Road and Seymour Street. It includes construction of a new signalized intersection at S. Main Street and Highway 1, modify the right turn to S. Main Street from northbound Highway 1, add three protected pedestrian crossings across Highway 1/S. Main St and protected bike-box on S. Main Street.  The project also includes two curved concrete entry structures and landscape improvements to create the Southern Gateway to downtown.

Project Status:  The City Council has awarded the construction contract to Redgwick Construction Company.  Construction starts in October 2020 and expected to complete in late 2021.

Funding Source(s): Measure A grant from San Mateo County Transportation Authority (SMCTA) and City General Funds.

Latest Update: 9/24/2020 -  The City advertised for construction bids and selected the lowest responsible bidder, Redgwick Construction.  The Notice to Proceed was issued on 9/23/2020. Highway construction is expected to start in October with a duration of approximately one year.

Contact: Ray Razavi, Transportation Engineer, E-mail

More Information:

South Gateway Retaining Wall
South Gateway Plan View