Capital Improvement Projects - Improving Infrastructure

Current & Upcoming City Projects updated December 2018

Current City projects Page last updated September 17, 2018
Project Description Status
2018 Accessibility and Drainage Improvements Project upgrades ADA sidewalk access ramps and substandard drainage inlets and laterals at various locations in the City. The 2018 project will concentrate work in Neighborhood Area 2. Streets included: Auburn Blvd, Dolan Way, Oakberry Way, Enright Drive, Rollingwood Blvd, Rosswood Drive, Van Maren Lane, Oak Forest Street, Grand Oaks Blvd, Glass Slipper Way, and Rusch Drive. Work expected to be complete in December 2018 with final acceptance in January 2019.
2018 Residential Street Resurfacing Project Resurfacing various residential streets including minor pavement reconstruction; pavement grinding, constructing curb and gutter, construction storm drains and drainage inlets, adjusting manholes and valves boxes to grade; and restoring traffic striping, legends and markings. Work is complete. Punch list clean up items in progress. Final acceptance scheduled for January 2019.
Baird Way Drainage Iprovements Installation of new drainage inlets and pipes to increase capacity to eliminate recurring nuisance ponding at Baird Way & Holly Drive  Project complete.
Bonita Way/Maretha Street Storm Drain Improvements (SDMP—Areas 8, 9, 10) Project will construct storm drain and surface improvements along Maretha Street, Bonita Way and then along Old Auburn Blvd to Mariposa Creek.   Project is currently in design and expected to start construction in late Summer 2018.
Carriage Drive and Lauppe Lane Safe Schools Corridor Plan Evaluate streets and on-site school circulation to identify measures to mitigate deficiencies. Includes community engagement.  Carriage/Lauppe between Auburn and Antelope. On Hold - Authorization anticipated October 2018.
Citrus Heights Comprehensive Transit Plan Comprehensive analysis to develop Citrus Heights Comprehensive Transit Plan. Project complete. Plan adopted by City Council October 2018.
Electric Greenway
(ATP Grant)
Project will construct a nearly 3 mile long multi-use trail between Arcade Creek Park Preserve and Wachtel Way, using an existing electric transmission corridor.  City was awarded grant funds for the design & construction of this project. Public Open House Scheduled for January 8, 2019 from 5-7PM at Citrus Heights Community Center.
Highland Avenue Storm Drain Improvements
(SDMP Areas 8, 9, 10)
Project will construct storm drain and surface improvements along Highland Avenue from Deerfield Drive to Mariposa Avenue as well as drainage inlet upgrades on Rinconada Drive. Project out to bid. Bids due January 22, 2019. Construction spring 2019.
Mariposa Avenue
Safe Routes to School
Phase 3
Project will construct sidewalk, curb, gutter, ADA curb access ramps, bike lanes, drainage improvements and new LED street lighting.  Project will be rebid late 2018 for spring 2019 construction.
Mariposa Avenue
Safe Routes to School
Phase 4
Construct sidewalks, bike lanes, and associated improvements. Project is the final phase of a 1.2 mile Safe Route to School Project and will complete the bicycle and pedestrian network.  Design work in progress. Public outreach underway. Open House held December 6, 2018.
Old Auburn Complete Streets Plan
(CalTrans Sustainable Communities Grant)
Project will evaluate existing conditions, identify collision trends and deficiencies. Engage community to identify solutions to improve Old Auburn Rd. between Fair Oaks Blvd. and Auburn Blvd.  Public outreach underway. Field trip with Neighborhood Association representatives conducted December 10, 2018.
Smart Region Sacramento
(ITS Master Plan)
Smart Region Sacramento is a regional effort led by SACOG to “improve system performance, safety, sustainability, and reliability by ensuring efficient investments in regional smart transportation projects.” Citrus Heights will get a standalone ITS Master Plan, replacing the current Plan developed almost 20 years ago. Staff will provide input on and review all other project tasks. A project specific website will be maintained during the project at Smart Region Sacramento effort has an aggressive 12-month schedule and work on the local plans has commenced
Storm Drain System Annual Cleaning Cleaning of the storm drain system to prevent street flooding.  Regular storm drain cleaning program for this year is complete; Contractor remains available to assist clearing clogged storm drains during storm events.
Sunrise Blvd Complete Streets Improvements Phase 2A (West side Sunrise only—Sayonara Dr to Locher Way)  Project will construct curb, ADA curb ramps, gutter and sidewalk to meet accessibility standards, upgrade the existing traffic signal, landscape the bifurcated sidewalk and the median, storm water drainage system.  Project complete. Final acceptance scheduled for January 2019.
Various Signalized Intersection Safety Improvements (HSIP Grant)  Project is to increase safety for vehicles, bicycles and pedestrians at signalized intersections  Community outreach to begin January 2019. Construction slated for summer 2019.