Third Street Improvement Project Weekly Update – 11/10/2023

Posted on November 10, 2023


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WHAT HAPPENED THIS WEEK   November 6 – November 10

  • Construction crews completed the paving restoration on Second Street and Third Street.
  • Crews painted new lane lines and crosswalks on Second Street and Third Street.
  • Crews reset manhole covers to the new asphalt surface on Second Street and Third Street between Lincoln Avenue and E Street.
  • Crews worked on the new traffic signals at Second Street and East Street, Third Street and Brooks Street, and at Third Street and Lincoln Avenue.
  • Crews began planting new street trees on Third Street.

NEXT WEEK   November 13 – November 17 

  • Crews will apply new traffic striping and parking stall markers on Third Street from Union Street to Shaver Street, and on Second Street from Shaver Street to Fourth Street.
  • Crews will continue planting street trees on Third Street, and median trees on Second Street.
  • Crews will work on energizing the pedestrian safety streetlights on Second Street between West Street and Miramar Avenue.
  • Crews will activate new traffic signals at Third Street and Brooks Street, and at Second Street and Fourth Street.


  • On November 19th, B Street will be converted to a two-way street between Second Street and 5th Avenue.  Please be alerted to changed conditions.
  • Traffic Controls (temporary signs, message boards, traffic cones, delineators and detour signs) will be put in place to direct motorists through the work area.
  • Street parking spaces will be marked “No Parking.” Please move your vehicles overnight.

The daytime hours of work will be 6:00am – 6:00pm and lane closures 6:00am – 3:00pm on Third Street and Second Street westbound, and 9:00am – 6:00pm on Second Street eastbound. 


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