Downtown – Westside Community Connections

Phase I of the project includes traffic calming and pedestrian enhancements as part of the Coolidge Avenue Safe Routes to School project.  Phase II includes traffic calming and pedestrian enhancements as part of the “A” Avenue Green Street project.  Phase III includes traffic calming, pedestrian, bicycle and transit enhancements on Plaza Boulevard between Coolidge Avenue and “A” Avenue, such as enhanced crosswalks with corner bulb-outs and high intensity signing and striping; pedestrian curb ramps for ADA compliance; new bike sharrows with signage; new street lights; wayfinding signage; storm water treatment infiltration areas; and benches at bus stops.  Phase IV includes new pedestrian curb ramps for ADA compliance on W. 14th Street between “A” Avenue and Coolidge Avenue.


Timeline for Downtown-Westside Community Connections


Funding for Downtown-Westside Community Connections, Phases III & IV – Plaza Blvd and W. 14th St.


The most recent project updates for Phases III & IV – Plaza Blvd and W. 14th St are listed below:


September 30, 2016

The landscape was walked on Plaza and Highland and the 30 day maintenance period has begun as of 9-08-16; all grinding, ARAM and paving has been completed on the project; all the paver work on NC Blvd has been completed; the grate frame, curb, driveway and paving have been placed in front of the Upholstery shop; a portion of the striping has been completed; LED crossing poles and signs are still being installed; installation of the light poles continues.

Two-Week Look-Ahead:
Complete all lighting installation; complete installation of all LED crossing signs excluding 16th and Grove; complete all striping and signage.


Contact Information


DMI Construction
Attn: Paul Hutchins
930 Boardwalk # G
San Marcos, CA 92078
Phone: (760) 471-6842

Project Management

Attn: Sean Gill
PO Box 6211
Norco, CA 92860
Phone: (951) 532-6483

City of National City

Stephen Manganiello
City Engineer
1243 National City Blvd.
National City, CA 91950
Phone: (619) 336-4380


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