In March, 2013, the City Council awarded the Buskirk Avenue Widening Phase 2 Improvement project (Phase 2) construction contract to Ghilotti Bros., Inc. The project is now underway and expected to be completed by the Fall of 2014. The Phase 2 project has an overall cost of $13.6 million of which the Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) allocated $11 million in Regional Measure J Half-Cent Sales Tax Funds towards the design, right of way acquisition, and construction of the project. Other local funds and Rule 20A funds make up the remainder of the cost.
Additionally in March, 2013, the City Council awarded a contract with Ghirardelli Associates (Ghirardelli) to perform construction management, inspection and testing material services for the construction of the Project. Ghirardelli would perform complete construction services for Phase 2 including construction management, utility and project coordination, public outreach, project administration, specialized inspection and material testing. For Phase 2 Project phone inquiries, please contact: