City of Montclair - Central Avenue Rehabilitation
*Construction Update as of 3/2/2020*
Construction crews will be conducting roadway work to prepare for the upcoming pavement activities. Single lane closures will occur Monday to Friday, March 2 through March 13. Through access will be maintained and signs posted throughout the work zone.
Monday - Friday
7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Temporary Intersection Closure:
- Lane closures will occur between Holt Blvd. and Philips St.
Crews will post “No Parking” signs along Central Avenue during construction hours as necessary. You can
expect to see and hear construction activity along the median and sidewalks. Construction activity may
include: intermittent lane closures, large trucks and equipment, safety cones, signs, hammering and
We appreciate your help in following all traffic control signs, parking restrictions, and occasional limited
* All construction closures will occur between the hours of 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Overview & Project Limits
The City of Montclair will be rehabilitating Central Avenue between Phillips Boulevard and Interstate 10. This project will bring street, landscaping and traffic improvements to this vital corridor. Further, the project will facilitate the installation of a recycle water line for water conservation efforts. This first phase of the project covers approximately 2.5 miles within the City of Montclair. Construction will begin November 12, 2019 with completion anticipated May 1, 2020.
Median Improvements and Landscaping
The project is designed to preserve the existing pine trees along Central Avenue and planting of sustainable and drought tolerant landscaping. Additionally, a modern City of Montclair monument will be installed along with median street beautification
throughout the corridor.
Traffic and Pedestrian Improvements
Traffic improvements will be made at several intersections along the corridor.
Improvements include traffic signal upgrades, roadway signage/striping rehabilitation, general equipment upgrades, and left turn phasing modifications to allow better traffic flow. Safety improvements such as pedestrian countdown timers, lighting and ADA wheelchair ramps will be added to several intersections.
For further questions about the Central Avenue Rehabilitation Project, please contact us at 888-923-6875 or email MontclairCentralAvenue@arellanoassociates.com