The Center Street Improvement Project is located along Center Street from Paradise Knolls to Heyer Avenue in Castro Valley. The project is designed to improve pedestrian accessibility and bicycle safety for school children walking to and from Creekside Middle School. The improvements will further establish a livable community with complete streets benefits to roadway users, especially pedestrians and bicyclists.
The Hesperian Boulevard Corridor Improvement Project, located in the heart of the San Lorenzo community, will enhance traffic safety and further establish a livable community with benefits to motorists, pedestrians, bicyclists, and the San Lorenzo commercial corridor. Additionally, this project will beautify and revitalize the Hesperian Corridor into an inviting streetscape between the I-880 overcrossing and A Street.
The Santa Maria Avenue Improvements Project will enhance pedestrian and traffic safety to and from the Castro Valley High School. Project features include the construction of concrete sidewalks with curbs, gutters, installation of Class III bicycle routes with Sharrows, construction of enhanced crosswalks with pedestrian ramps, and planting of street trees.
Ward Creek is a large man-made creek in the City of Hayward, adjacent to Industrial Parkway, and provides drainage for a 1,000 acre watershed.
The Ward Creek Flood Control and Restoration Improvements Project includes the construction of a floodwall, re-construction of existing storm drain pipe outfall structures, replacement of the existing asphalt bike path, preservation of existing mature trees in good condition, and removal and replacement of trees in poor condition. All project features will improve flood protection in the area by minimizing channel banks overflowing during large storm events.