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Miller Avenue Streetscape Project Update: September 6, 2017

The latest news on the Miller Ave Streetscape Project.


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Sewer Lining - Day and Night Work Scheduled

As a part of the Miller Avenue Streetscape Project, the City's contractors will repair the public sewer pipes along Miller Avenue using a construction method call "cured-in-place pipe" (CIPP), which involves installing a flexible tube that gradually hardens to form a rigid, smooth surface that seals cracks and restores the sewer pipe lining.


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City to Install New Tidal Flap Gates in the "Marsh" Section of Miller Avenue

In the upcoming weeks, City contractors will install new tidal flap gates and replace the existing 30-inch diameter culvert with two 48-inch diameter culverts with headwalls at the outlet between The Redwoods and Pickleweed Apartments.


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Miller Avenue Streetscape Project Update: August 30 , 2017

The latest news from Miller Ave.


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Miller Avenue Transit Update: Bus Stops

Over the past week the City has received a number of comments and questions about the bus stops on Miller Avenue. We appreciate your interest and will provide information here regarding the status of improvement of the bus stops.


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New Bridge Connecting Miller Avenue to the Multi Use Pathway

The small bridge will allow easy passage to the multiuse pathway, while also protecting the sensitive ecosystem in the area.


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Miller Ave Streetscape Project Weekly Update - August 24, 2017

The latest news from Miller Ave.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of August 14 - 18

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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A Message from Mayor Jessica Sloan

City Council voted to implement a 12-month pilot project to make a stretch of Miller between Willow and Millwood, known as the Parkway, a single lane roadway with a buffered bike lane and curbside parking.


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Employee Parking During Miller Avenue Construction

Parking is available in the lot at 38 Miller Avenue or in the lot behind D'Angelos if you are an employee with an e-sticker and the "E Zone" parking spaces are blocked by construction activity or equipment.


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New Evergreen Avenue Median Configuration

The "Whole Foods" intersection at Evergreen and Miller Avenue has been modified based on the adopted Streetscape Plan and now will prohibit left turns from Evergreen onto Miller Avenue.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of August 7 - 11

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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One-Year Pilot Project to Retain the Single Lane Configuration in the Parkway (Millwood to Willow)

On July 17, the City Council agreed to implement a one-year pilot project retaining the single lane configuration in the Miller Avenue “Parkway” (Millwood to Willow).


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Miller Avenue Streetscape Project Update - Week of July 31 - August 4

Road reconstruction and paving work is underway.


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School is Back In Session - Bike, Walk and Ride!

What is your plan to get to school?


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Road Closure and Detour - Inbound Miller Ave Near Downtown - Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Please be advised that the Miller Avenue Streetscape contractor has tentatively scheduled a road closure on inbound Miller Avenue from Millwood Street to Sunnyside Avenue on Tuesday, August 1 from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm.


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Miller Avenue Streetscape Project: Protecting and Connecting with Our Surrounding Ecosystems

“Protecting and enhancing the environment – is one of the major goals of this project,” Mayor Jessica Sloan said.


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Why Locust Trees?

What are they and why were they chosen for the Miller Avenue Streetscape Project?


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Where Can I Park?

The latest news on where you can park.


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Speed Limit Being Reduced from 40mph to 35mph on Miller Avenue between Camino Alto and Southern City Border

The Mill Valley City Council voted Monday to reduce the speed limit from 40mph to 35mph on Miller Avenue between Camino Alto and the southern border of the City.


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City Council to Consider Amending Streetscape Plan to Retain the Single Lane Configuration in the Parkway

The City has received public interest to maintain the one lane configuration.


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Miller Avenue Safety Advisory - STAY OUT of the WORK ZONE

Motorists, pedestrians and cyclists - for your safety and the safety of others, please stay out of the construction work zone.


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Updates on the Miller Avenue Streetscape Project - July 2017

The next phase of construction for the Miller Avenue Streetscape Project will entail reconstructing and repaving the roadway. Learn more about the paving process, how it may impact residents, businesses and commuters, and how the project team is working to minimize impacts.


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Miller Avenue Streetscape Project: Bike, Pedestrian and Transit Advisory

The upcoming paving work on Miller Avenue will create multiple lane closures, traffic shifts, detours, crosswalk and driveway closures.


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MillerUP Business Support Program: Business License Deferment Program for Miller Avenue Area Businesses

We recognize that that every dollar counts, we are pleased to offer this program knowing that having a 6 month grace period could make a real difference.


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A Letter to the Community from Mayor Jessica Sloan

This is a community based-plan, so let's work together to make sure the project is a success!


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of June 26-30, 2017

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Please Support Miller Ave Businesses!

City officials meet with Miller Ave Merchants.


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MillerUP Shopping Logistics

What shops are available? Where can I park? And more...


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Please Support Miller Ave Businesses! City Officials Meet with Miller Ave Area Businesses.

Wednesday evening, Mayor Jessica Sloan, Vice Mayor Stephanie Moulton-Peters, City Manager Jim McCann, Police Chief Angel Bernal, and other City staff met with a handful of Miller Avenue and Locust Avenue business owners to discuss the status of the Miller Avenue Streetscape Project and construction related issues.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of June 19-23, 2017

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of June 12-16, 2017

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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New Parking Spaces Available for Miller Avenue Area Commuters and Employees

While construction and paving activity continues in the Parkway and Mainstreet sections of Miller Avenue, the City has created approximately 40 new temporary parking spaces on Miller Avenue. Begins June 19, 2017.


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Celebrate this Father's Day with a unique gift from a Miller Avenue business!

Come explore the Miller Avenue area businesses to find that perfect gift.Check out our MillerUP Father's Day Shopping and Entertainment Guide to find that special something for Dad! Click here: http://conta.cc/2tirXpS


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of June 5 - 9, 2017

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Miller Avenue - Out and About in the Community

We have been busy reaching out to the community regarding the next steps in the project.


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NEW Miller Avenue Streetscape Project Info

We have a bunch of new ways for you to stay informed about the Miller Ave Streetscape Project!


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Miller Avenue Streetscape Project FAQ - May, 2017

When is the project expected to wrap up? Are the new streetlights permanent, and how did they get chosen? Will new trees be planted?


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of May 30 - June 2, 2017

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of May 15-19, 2017

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Road Closure and Detour - Inbound Miller Ave Near Downtown

Please be advised that the Miller Avenue Streetscape contractor has tentatively scheduled a road closure on inbound Miller Avenue from Millwood Street to Sunnyside Avenue the week of May 21st from 7:00 am to 11:00 am. A detour will be in place.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of May 8 - 12, 2017

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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MillerUP Mother's Day Shopping and Entertainment Guide

Mother's Day is a day to celebrate the Mom in your life! If you're looking for a special treat, check out the local options available right on Miller Avenue! These unique boutiques, eateries, and entertainers are eager to please you!


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of May 1-5, 2017

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Let's #MillerUP and Support Miller Avenue Businesses

Eat, drink, shop and spend at Miller Avenue-area businesses, share on social media under the hashtag #MillerUP, and you'll be entered into a raffle to win some fantastic prizes!


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Miller Avenue and Flooding - What is being done?

Flooding is an important issue in Mill Valley and one we have been working with the County of Marin to conduct both short-term improvements and long-term planning.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of April 24-28, 2017

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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City Manager Sends Letter to Tamalpais Union High School District Regarding the Tamalpais Union High School Facilities Master Plan

The City of Mill Valley became aware last week that the Tamalpais Union High School Facilities Master Plan was scheduled for introduction to the Board of Trustees on April 25th.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of April 17-21, 2017

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of April 10-14, 2017

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of April 3-7, 2017

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Intersection Widths for the Miller Ave Side Streets

When driving, you will notice that turning onto some of the side streets has changed.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of March 27-31, 2017

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Three Items Regarding Miller Avenue Streetscape Project on the Upcoming City Council Agenda

At their upcoming meeting on Monday, April 3, 2017, the City Council will hear and consider three items regarding the Miller Avenue Streetscape Project.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of March 20-24, 2017

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of March 13-17, 2017

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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New Streetlights on Miller Avenue

The streetlights were chosen by a group of community members and design professionals appointed by the City Council in 2015.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of March 6 - 10, 2017

The latest news from the Miller Avenue Streetscape Project.


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Coming Soon: A Safer Miller Avenue for All Its Users

The Miller Avenue Streetscape Project is making steady progress towards creating a dramatically safer thoroughfare for everyone who uses it, from bicyclists and pedestrians to drivers and public transit riders.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of February 27 - March 3

The latest news on the Miller Avenue Streetscape Project.


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City Council to Discuss the Next Phase of Miller Avenue Streetscape Project

At their upcoming March 6, 2017 meeting, the City Council will receive a report on upcoming paving work, which is the next phase of construction for the Miller Avenue Streetscape Project. Repaving of the roadway is anticipated to cause disruptions and impacts to the community in regards to traffic congestion, limited vehicle access, detours and noise.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of February 20-24

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.



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Additional Review of Redwood Trees Identified for Removal

The community and City Council has raised concerns over the announcement to remove three redwood trees on Miller Avenue. City staff has taken a closer look at the issue.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of February 13-17

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Road/Lane Closures for Miller Avenue

Monday, Feb. 27 through Friday, March 3, 2017


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New Light Poles and Fixtures

Work crews will be installing new light poles and fixtures as part of the project in the "Main Street" area.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of February 6 - 10

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Almonte/Miller Intersection Meeting

Please join us on March 2, 2017 at 6:30 pm at the Mill Valley Community Center Mountain View Room to discuss concerns raised about the Miller/Almonte intersection.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of January 30 - February 3

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Public Safety Concerns Bring About Redwood Tree Removal

The trees' poor health and close proximity to pedestrians and traffic and would be an unacceptable risk to people and property if retained.


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What Will Miller Avenue Look Like?

We are pleased to share a new rendering to help illustrate to the community the future design of the Main Street section of Miller Avenue.


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Bus Stop Relocation

The bus stop that was in front of Joe's Taco Lounge has been relocated across Montford Avenue in front of Jiffy Lube. A custom transit shelter has been designed as part of the project and will undergo construction once design details are finalized.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of January 23-27

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of January 16-20

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Reminder: Please Do Not Drive on the Sidewalks on Miller Avenue

There have been a number of instances where drivers are driving on the sidewalk along Miller Avenue to bypass other vehicles waiting at a stop sign.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of January 11

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of January 2

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of December 26

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Miller Avenue Construction Notice - Gomez Way Closed, Miller Ave Detour

Starting January 3, 2017, the Miller Avenue Streetscape Project contractor will install a new 15 inch sewer service in the Gateway area with an open trench operation on Miller Avenue.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of December 21

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Please Do Not Drive Through the New Sidwalk Planter Areas - It is Dangerous and Illegal

Please use caution as you familiarize yourself with the new sidewalk configuration on Miller Avenue.


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New Traffic Camera

The City of Mill Valley is installing a camera at the intersection of Camino Alto and Miller Avenue to control traffic movement at the intersection.


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Your Second Miller Avenue Shopping and Entertainment Guide is here!

Our first Holiday Shopping and Entertainment Guide was such a hit, we decided to do it again - bringing you holiday events, shopping and dining opportunities to fill your winter days with cheer!


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Miller Avenue Construction Update Week of December 12

A weekly update on the progress of the construction project as well as the latest news.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of December 7

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Miller Ave. Restaurants & Shops Team Up for 'MillerUP Snack 'n Shop' Extravaganza - Dec. 6

Discounts at select restaurants and late hours for retail shops mark the debut of event designed to support Miller Avenue-area businesses.


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Your Miller Avenue Shopping and Entertainment Guide is here!

Community support and spirit is especially strong during the holidays, and we would like to encourage everyone to show your support for our area businesses this holiday season by doing all of your holiday shopping right here in Mill Valley.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of November 30, 2016

The latest news on the Miller Avenue Streetscape Project.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of November 23, 2016

The latest news on the Miller Avenue Streetscape Project.


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Parking Changes on Miller Avenue

Over the next few weeks and months, you may notice changes in parking, particularly from Locust to Reed/Valley Circle.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of November 16, 2016

The latest news on the Miller Avenue Streetscape Project.


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Miller Ave Business Support Program - Half-off Chamber Membership

Miller Ave Businesses - Not a Chamber Member? Join Now for Half-Off the Regular Rate! The Mill Valley Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center has been working tirelessly to support its Members on Miller Avenue and surrounding streets. We'll be working closely with the City to help Miller-area businesses before, during and after the Miller Ave. Streetscape Project. Go here for more info on Membership.


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Almonte/Miller Ave Intersection Meeting Postponed

The City has postponed the November 16, 2016 Community Meeting regarding the Almonte/Miller Avenue intersection. The meeting's purpose is to address concerns raised about modifying the Almonte Boulevard/ Miller Avenue intersection in conjunction with the adopted Miller Avenue Streetscape Plan.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of November 7, 2016

The latest news on the Miller Avenue Streetscape Project.


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Almonte/Miller Avenue Design Neighborhood Meeting

Please join us on November 16, 2016 at the Mill Valley Community Center Mountain View Room from 6:30pm – 8:00 pm. The meeting’s purpose is to address concerns raised about modifying the Almonte Boulevard/ Miller Avenue intersection in conjunction with the adopted Miller Avenue Streetscape Plan.


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The Miller Avenue Business District Map is Here!

Check out the Miller Ave Business District Map and shop Miller Ave today!


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of October 31

The latest news on the Miller Avenue Streetscape Project.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of October 26

The latest news on the Miller Avenue Streetscape Project.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of October 19

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Benefits and Outcomes of the Miller Avenue Streetscape Project: Water-Related Infrastructure Gets a Makeover

Much of the improvements on Miller Avenue are happening underground, to protect water quality annd prevent flooding.


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Miller Avenue Alternative Bike Route

The City has established an Alternative Bike Route to reduce the number of cyclists that travel along Miller Avenue on a daily basis.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of October 12

The latest news on the Miller Avenue Streetscape Project.


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Stealing Signs is Illegal and Dangerous

In recent weeks, Mill Valley has seen a rise in road sign thefts and vandalism. While stealing a sign might seem like a harmless prank, the act can have serious ramifications. Stealing a sign poses a significant safety threat to our city and can cause confusion for drivers and lead to harmful situations.


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Miller Avenue Lane Shift Starts October 6

Please anticipate lane shifts and parking restriction between Willow and Park to permit work crews to install new sewer manholes.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of September 28

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of September 21

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of September 14

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of September 7

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Litter on Miller Avenue: We Can All Do Our Part!

Giant THANKS go out to Clean Mill Valley - who jumped into action yesterday to do a litter clean-up on Miller Avenue.


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Approved Project Plans Available for Review

Approved Project Plans - We are pleased to provide the approved project plans for community review. They are organized by "Room" and span the entire street. The Rooms are listed in order from Downtown Mill Valley moving towards Tamalpais High School.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of August 31

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of August 24

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of August 17

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of August 10

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of August 4

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of July 25

A weekly update on the progress of the construction as well as the latest news.


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Frequently Asked Questions #2

Frequently Asked Questions #2 - We recently received a number of questions and comments about the project and wanted to provide additional information - Here are the most recent FAQs.


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Parking During Construction: Where can I park?

City officials worked with community members and business owners in the area to make these changes to make the best, most efficient use of the parking supply and to balance the needs of residents, employees and customers.


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Miller Avenue Construction Begins - June 2016

The widely anticipated construction on Miller Avenue starts this week.


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A Letter to the Community from Mayor John McCauley

Tree removal begins today.


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City Launches MillerUP Business Support Program - June 2016

The City has collaborated with the Mill Valley Chamber of Commerce to implement the MillerUp Business Support Campaign to address and mitigate these issues where possible.


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Miller Avenue Construction FAQs - June 2016

When and where will construction start? What are the hours of construction each day? How do I stay updated?


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Miller Avenue Parking Update - May 4, 2016

May 4, 2016: Parking - TheMiller Avenue Streetscape Plan includes new parking regulations to helpmake better use of existing parking stalls. The regulations will helpcreate “turn over” of existing parking spots to allow for customeraccess to local businesses.


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Miller Avenue Streetscape Project Update

After years of planning, budgeting and engineering, the City of Mill Valley is set to embark in early 2016 on the Miller Avenue Streetscape Project, a complete overhaul of one of our town’s two primary arteries.


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