Category: Projects

Bolinas Road Repair Expected to Begin in July

For Immediate Release – San Rafael, CA – Road access limited to a single lane for duration of four-month project On June 4, the Marin County Board of Supervisors (BOS) will consider moving forward with the next effort in a series of projects to repair existing roadway damage and improve the overall condition and resiliency of Bolinas … Continued

Upgrades to Corte Madera Library to Begin in June

For Immediate Release – Corte Madera, CA – The improvement project requires a temporary closure of the branch plus adjusted hours. The Marin County Free Library’s Corte Madera branch, located at 707 Meadowsweet Drive, will receive a variety of upgrades over the next few months. The work will include improved paths of travel around the library … Continued

Panoramic Highway to Operate on One Lane

For Immediate Release – Marin County, CA – A single lane of traffic control will be in place at milepost 2.26 for about 2-3 months   UPDATE: Due to the storm, the closure of one lane of Panoramic Hwy has been postponed. Based on the current weather forecast, it’s likely that the project will not … Continued

Panoramic Highway Guardrail Work to Begin

For Immediate Release – San Rafael, CA – Travelers near Mount Tamalpais to be affected by construction zone Travelers between the Mount Tamalpais area and Stinson Beach may be affected by a road construction project starting in late November and lasting into the spring of 2024. The work on Panoramic Highway will address damage from … Continued

Update on Mt. Tam’s Four Corners Intersection Plan

For Immediate Release – San Rafael, CA – Public meeting set to address circulation and safety at heavily used crossroads The Marin County Department of Public Works (DPW) has been evaluating potential design improvements for a heavily used intersection on Mount Tamalpais known as Four Corners. The intersection of Panoramic Highway / Sequoia Valley Road / Muir … Continued

Marin Center Campus Projects Ramp Up

For Immediate Release – San Rafael, CA – Veterans’ Memorial Auditorium progressing, campus entry work to begin soon   Construction for the Veterans’ Memorial Auditorium (VMA) parking lot and north campus improvements project will begin in late September. The VMA is one of the centerpieces of the national landmark Marin County Civic Center in San Rafael. Access … Continued

11.3 Miles of Pavement Preservation to Begin

For Immediate Release – San Rafael, CA – CalRecycle grant funds secured for road maintenance using recycled tires   The Marin County Department of Public Works (DPW) will begin a road sealant project in late September, conducting preventative maintenance on 11.3 miles of pavement on roads in unincorporated areas of Marin County. The project will address roadways … Continued

Construction Phase Begins for Bolinas Road Repair

For Immediate Release – San Rafael, CA – Emergency grant-funded project addresses damages from January 2023 storms The series of storms that hit Marin County in January 2023 damaged roads across the county and prompted a local emergency declaration by the Marin County Board of Supervisors. The Marin County Department of Public Works (DPW) has multiple repair projects underway … Continued

$4M Grant Awarded to Divert Trash from Marin Waterways

For Immediate Release – San Rafael, CA – EPA funding will help create pollution prevention infrastructure The Marin Countywide Stormwater Pollution Prevention Program (MCSTOPPP) has been awarded a $4 million grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) through its San Francisco Bay Water Quality Improvement Fund. The grant will be used to fund the design of … Continued

22 Miles of Roads to Undergo Preservation Work

For Immediate Release – San Rafael, CA – Two projects to improve 5.2% of County roads network take place this summer With summer on the horizon bringing the warm weather required for pavement work, the Marin County Department of Public Works (DPW) will soon begin its 2023 pavement preservation season. The preventative maintenance projects will … Continued

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