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Miller Avenue Construction Update - Week of August 31

The Miller Avenue Streetscape Project is an 18-month construction project to repair infrastructure and improve multi-modal use of Miller Avenue, including addressing safety for pedestrians and bicyclists of all ages and abilities, providing better transit access, and improving motorist safety.

Construction began the week of June 13, 2016 and will continue through Fall 2017. Please note that all construction schedules are subject to change due to weather restrictions and other unforeseen delays.

Here is the latest news on the Miller Avenue Streetscape Project:

What happened last week: 
The contractor continued to place the concrete sidewalks, curb and gutter along the north side of Miller Avenue between Valley Circle and Evergreen Avenue. Work crews continued to install new sewer lines and clean outs along the south side of Miller Ave between Willow Street and Reed Street. The contractor continued to install a storm drainpipe, catch basins, electrical conduit and irrigation piping between Locust Avenue and La Goma Street. Work crews began making grade for sidewalk and gutter placement between Locust Avenue and La Goma Street.

What is happening this week:
The contractor continue to place the concrete sidewalks, curb and gutter along the north side of Miller Avenue between Valley Circle and Evergreen Avenue. Work crews began placing concrete curb and gutter between Locust Avenue and La Goma Street. The contractor is beginning construction of new sanitary sewer manholes in the Parkway area between Millwood Street and Willow Street. Work crews will begin to place concrete for curb and pave driveway at 319 Miller Avenue.

What to expect in the next few weeks:
The contractor will begin to install irrigation and electrical systems and will continue to place concrete sidewalk, curb and gutter on the north side of Miller Avenue between Valley Circle and Locust Avenue. Work crews will continue to install sewer laterals and cleanouts along the south side of Miller Avenue between Willow Street and Reed Street. The contractor will begin saw-cutting, barricading and demolition on Miller Avenue between La Goma Street and Evergreen Avenue. Work crews will also begin storm drain work on Miller Avenue between Valley Circle and La Goma Street.


The City recommends that motorists:

  • Add time to your trip and plan ahead.
  • Drive slowly through the construction zone.
  • Please be courteous to your neighbors and do not to cut through the residential side streets during the construction period.

City and Construction Management staff are making every effort to mitigate impacts during construction and are working with the Mill Valley Chamber of Commerce to notify local businesses and residents of the planned work. City and Construction Management staff will provide regular updates to the community regarding the project.

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Questions?
Construction Specific Questions – Please contact 4LEAF Construction Management – Phone: (415)328-6972 email: mthrailkill@4leafinc.com

General Questions – Please contact Becky Murray,Administrative Assistant, City of Mill Valley at
phone: 415-384-4835 and email: bmurray@cityofmillvalley.org

More info:

Download the Primer on the Miller Avenue Streetscape Project: Click here for a more in-depth look at the Miller Avenue Streetscape Project: timeline, budget, map, and a history of community involvement.

Miller Avenue Area Businesses: Do we have your contact info? If you are not sure, please contact Becky Murray,Administrative Assistant at bmurray@cityofmillvalley.org or call 415-384-4835. Please let us know your name,business name and address, email address and phone number. Also - Check out theMillerUPBusiness Support program.  

Miller Avenue Project Documents - Click here for Agendas, Staff Reports, Plans,Studies, etc.