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September 21, 2020 
Construction Alert! Road Maintenance in Southwest Anaheim

News ImageOC Public Works will complete a road maintenance project within the Southwest Anaheim neighborhood of unincorporated Orange County beginning Monday, September 28, 2020. Work consists of removing existing striping and establishing pavement markings and related work.


September 14, 2020 
Construction Alert! Galivan Basin Rehab Project

News ImageOC Public Works will begin a rehabilitation project in the Galivan Retarding Basin located in the City of Laguna Niguel on Monday, September 21, 2020 . Major project work consists of removing silt, dirt and trash, re-establishing the earthen slope and hydroseeding.


September 8, 2020 
Construction Alert! Cowan Heights RAP Micro-Resurfacing "Slurry Seal"

News ImageOn Monday, September 14, 2020, OC Public Works will begin a road maintenance project within the unincorporated Orange County Area of Cowan Heights. Work consists of removing existing striping and pavement markings, application of a “slurry seal” and re-establishing pavement markings and related work.


August 26, 2020 
Annual Maintenance at Santa Ana River Outlet

News ImageLarge equipment to remove accumulated sand from flood channel outlet, Newport Beach directing sand to city beaches.


August 11, 2020 
Santiago Canyon Road Safety Improvements Project to Start Aug 17

News ImageLane closures will be needed as roadway safety measures are installed through June 2021.


August 7, 2020 
Construction Alert! Overnight Work at Oso/Antonio Parkway Intersection

News ImageUpcoming construction will make roadway improvements at the Oso Parkway and Antonio Parkway intersection from evening to morning hours from August 10-19, 2020. Rancho Mission Viejo, LLC is overseeing the construction of this improvement project.


July 21, 2020 
Virtual Community Meeting: Santiago Canyon Road Safety Improvements Project

News ImageWe’re hosting an online meeting for the public to learn about construction activities beginning in August to enhance roadway safety.


July 9, 2020 
Construction Alert! Midway City (Bolsa Ave.) Asphalt Overlay

News ImageOn July 27, 2020, OCPW will begin work on an asphalt overlay project within the unincorporated County area of Midway City.


June 16, 2020 
County Appoints New Director of OC Public Works

News ImageJames “Jim” Treadaway named new OCPW Director, effective June 19


June 5, 2020 
Temporary Lane Closures on Northbound Avenida La Pata Starting June 8, 2020

News ImageCrews to perform storm water drainage improvement next to roadway


May 29, 2020 
All Lanes on Oso Parkway Now Open

News ImageOso Parkway Lanes reopened, yet overall construction continuing through October 2020


May 19, 2020 
Santa Ana Ave. & University Dr. Roadway Improvements & Community Park

News ImageOC Public Works will make improvements to the intersection and roadway and construct a new community park at an unused parcel near Santa Ana Avenue and University Drive in the unincorporated County area adjacent to the City of Costa Mesa.


May 18, 2020 
Temporary Parking Restrictions Lifted Along Black Star Canyon Road

News ImageParking restrictions along other canyon roads remain in effect for public safety.


April 2, 2020 
Newport Blvd Improvements and Lane Closures Starting April 13

News ImagePavement maintenance in unincorporated North Tustin area through mid-June 2020.


March 26, 2020 
3/26/2020 Update: Parking Restrictions at Some Canyon Area Roads

News ImageSteps to ensure public and road safety starting on 3/26/2020


March 4, 2020 
MEETING POSTPONED | Trabuco Canyon Road Bridge Replacement Project

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The Trabuco Canyon Road Bridge Replacement Project Community Meeting scheduled on March 19, 2020 has been postponed until a later date (yet to be determined).


March 2, 2020 
Wagon Wheel Creek Emergency Repairs

News ImageOC Public Works will make emergency repairs to the damaged wooden panels adjacent to Wagon Wheel Creek between March - May 2020. Trail closures will be present. View the PDF to learn more.


February 21, 2020 
Oso Parkway / Antonio Parkway Intersection Improvements: Start of Phase 2

News ImageOC Public Works is expected to resume construction activity on February 26, 2020. For project details, view the PDF.


February 11, 2020 
Peters Canyon Channel Vegetation and Sediment Removal

News ImageOC Public Works will remove vegetation and sediment build-up within the Peters Canyon Channel from Interstate 5 to south of Walnut Avenue within the City of Irvine. Construction is scheduled to begin February 24, 2020. View the PDF to learn more.


January 24, 2020 
Community Meeting: Santa Clara Ave and Prospect Ave Drainage and Sidewalk Improvements

News ImageOC Public Works will host a community meeting on Thursday, February 6 from 6:30 - 7:30 pm at Loma Vista Elementary School to inform area residents of an upcoming drainage improvement and sidewalk gap closure project. View the PDF to learn more.


January 15, 2020 
Community Meeting: Barrett Lane/Fairhaven Ext. Drainage and Sidewalk Improvements

News ImageOC Public Works will host a community meeting to collect residents input on the upcoming drainage improvement and sidewalk project, located in North Tustin. The meeting will be held on January 28 at Foothill HS from 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm. View the PDF for more information.


January 8, 2020 
Cowan Heights Remedial Street, Curb and Gutter Repairs

News ImageOC Public Works will complete remedial concrete and asphalt repairs to various roads within the unincorporated Orange County area of Cowan Heights beginning February 10, 2020. View the PDF to learn more.


January 7, 2020 
Antonio Parkway Bridge Rehabilitation Project

News ImageOC Public Works will resurface the roadway of the Antonio Parkway Bridge beginning January 20, 2020. Construction activity will occur between 8:30 am - 4 pm and between 9 pm - 5 am. View the PDF to learn more.


November 27, 2019 
University Drive Community Park Project: Pre-Construction Meeting

News ImageOC Public Works will host a community meeting to discuss the upcoming construction activity for the University Drive Community Park Project and Roadway Improvements. View the PDF to learn more.


November 25, 2019 
Oso Parkway/Antonio Parkway Intersection Improvement Project: Expect Lane Closures

News ImageThe project, performed by Rancho Mission Viejo contractors, expected to start December 4, 2019


November 20, 2019 
Midway City Remedial Asphalt Repairs

News ImageOC Public Works will make remedial asphalt repairs within the unincorporated County area of Midway City between December 2019 and January 2020. View the PDF to learn more about the project.


November 13, 2019 
Modjeska Canyon Road Bridge Maintenance

News ImageOC Public Works will complete routine repairs to the Modjeska Canyon Road Bridge located between Modjeska Grade Road and Olive Hill Road between November 18 - 29, 2019. View the PDF for more information.


November 13, 2019 
Anaheim Islands Remedial Asphalt Repairs

News ImageOC Public Works will complete remedial asphalt repairs in the unincorporated "Anaheim Islands" area adjacent to the City of Anaheim between November - December 2019. View the PDF to learn more about the project.


November 5, 2019 
North Tustin Asphalt Overlay

News ImageOC Public Works will complete an asphalt overlay project within the unincorporated County area of North Tustin. Access to residences and businesses may be limited during normal working hours. Area motorists may experience delays during normal working hours. Construction will occur between November 28, 2019 - mid-January 2020.


November 1, 2019 
La Pata Water Quality Basin Repair

News ImageOC Public Works will repair two water quality basins adjacent to Avenida La Pata. Construction is scheduled for weekdays between 7 am - 4 pm from November 5, 2019 until March 2020. View the PDF to learn more.


October 31, 2019 
Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park Pavement Rehabilitation Project

News ImageOC Public Works, in collaboration with OC Parks, will complete a pavement rehabilitation project along AWMA Road and within Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park between November 4 - Early December 2019. View the PDF to learn more.


October 15, 2019 
Community Meeting: Canyon Bridges Replacement Project

News ImageOC Public Works will host a community meeting on Tuesday, October 29 from 6:30 - 7:30 pm at the Silverado Community Center. Silverado Canyon residents are encouraged to attend to learn more and provide feedback for the upcoming bridge replacement project. This meeting will focus on the bridge replacement near Ladd Canyon Road. View the PDF to learn more.


October 10, 2019 
Annual Progress Report For Floodplain Management Plan

News ImageOrange County, CA - By performing certain flood control related activities, the County of Orange has helped homeowners in the unincorporated areas of Orange County receive a 25 percent discount in flood insurance premiums.


October 3, 2019 
Community Reminder: Permit Needed for Holiday Decorations in/over Public Areas

News ImageWe want to ensure a safe environment for families, property, vehicles and public roadways


October 2, 2019 
North Tustin Signals Upgrade: 17th Street and Holt Avenue

News ImageOC Public Works will upgrade the traffic signals located at the intersection of 17th Street and Holt Avenue in the unincorporated area of North Tustin. Construction is scheduled to begin Monday, October 7. View the PDF to learn more.


September 24, 2019 
Laguna Niguel Regional Park Pavement Rehabilitation Project

News ImageOC Public Works, on behalf of OC Parks, will complete a pavement rehabilitation within Laguna Niguel Regional Park located in the City of Laguna Niguel. View the PDF for more information.


September 20, 2019 
Santa Ana River Outlet Maintenance and Excess Sand Removal

News ImageOC Public Works will remove excess sand from the Santa Ana River flood control channel outlet, located between the cities of Huntington Beach and Newport Beach. View the PDF for more information.


September 18, 2019 
Glassell Street Bridge Maintenance

News ImageOC Public Works will complete routine roadway maintenance to the Glassell Street Bridge near the Cities of Anaheim and Orange between October 1 - 15, 2019. View the PDF for more information.


September 17, 2019 
Central Irvine Channel Rehabilitation Project

News ImageOC Public Works will complete a rehabilitation project within the Central Irvine Channel between September 30 and late November 2019. Temporary lane closures will be required at times during construction. View the PDF for more information.


September 16, 2019 
East Richfield Channel Rehabilitation Project

News ImageOC Public Works will complete a routine rehabilitation project within the East Richfield Channel location adjacent to the City of Anaheim from September 16 until October 28, 2019. View PDF to learn more.


September 3, 2019 
Serrano Creek Channel Rehabilitation Project

News ImageOC Public Works will complete a rehabilitation project within the Serrano Creek Channel in the Cities of Irvine and Lake Forest. Construction is anticipated to begin mid-September and continue through October. View the PDF for more information.


September 3, 2019 
O'Neill Regional Park Pavement Rehabilitation Project

News ImageOC Public Works, on behalf of OC Parks, will complete a pavement rehabilitation project within O'Neill Regional Park between September 16 and late October 2019. The project will require campground closures on weekdays. For more information, view the PDF.


August 28, 2019 
Harbor Boulevard Bridge Maintenance

News ImageOC Public Works will begin routine maintenance to the Harbor Boulevard bridge near the Cities of Santa Ana and Fountain Valley. Temporary lane closures will be present during regular working hours. The anticipated construction duration is September 9 - September 27, 2019.


August 23, 2019 
Schedule Update: San Juan Creek Channel & Capistrano Beach Channel Rehabilitation

News ImageSchedule Update: The rehabilitation project will continue until late October 2019. View the PDF for more information.


August 22, 2019 
Dale Street Bridge Rehabilitation

News ImageOC Public Works will complete routine maintenance to the Dale Street Bridge in the City of Garden Grove between August 26, 2019 - September 9, 2019.


August 13, 2019 
Oso Parkway Bridge Project: Traffic Switch August 15

News ImageOn Thursday, August 15, there will be a significant shift in the vehicle lanes used by the public within the project area. View the PDF to learn more.


August 12, 2019 
San Diego Creek Rehabilitation Project

News ImageOC Public Works will begin rehabilitation work along the San Diego Creek flood control channel on August 14, 2019. Work is scheduled to continue through October 15, 2019. View the PDF to learn more.


August 9, 2019 
Silverado Canyon Road Bridge Maintenance

News ImageOC Public Works will complete routine rehabilitation maintenance and repairs tot he Silverado Canyon Road Bridge located west of Belha Way between August 26 - September 9, 2019. View the PDF to learn more.


July 31, 2019 
Island Way Bridge Maintenance

News ImageOC Public Works will complete routine maintenance to the Island Way Bridge in the Dana Point Harbor area between August 14 and September 13. View the PDF to learn more.


July 29, 2019 
Schedule Update: Calle de los Molinos Bridge Repairs

News ImageSchedule Update: The Calle de los Molinos Bridge Repairs project is now anticipated to be complete by August 12. All construction activity will take place within the adjacent flood control channel and on weekdays between 7 am and 4 pm. For more information, view the PDF.


July 23, 2019 
Trabuco Oaks Drive Asphalt Overlay Road Closures

News ImageOC Public Works will complete an asphalt overlay project along Trabuco Oaks Drive. The roadway will be subject to road closures on weekdays between 9 am - 3 pm from July 29 - August 9. View the PDF to learn more.


July 18, 2019 
Santiago Canyon Road Bridge Maintenance

News ImageOC Public Works will complete routine maintenance repairs to the Santiago Canyon Road bridge, located west of Silverado Canyon Road Monday, July 29 - Friday, August 2, 2019. Lane closures will be required. View the PDF to learn more.


July 2, 2019 
Trabuco Oaks Drive Asphalt Overlay Community Open House

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OC Public Works will host a community open house on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 from 6 - 7:30 pm at O'Neill Regional Park in the conference room.

Staff will be present to answer questions about the upcoming asphalt overlay project along Trabuco Oaks Road. View the PDF to learn more.


July 1, 2019 
Calle De Los Molinos Bridge Repairs

News ImageOC Public Works will complete routine repairs to the Calle De Los Molinos Bridge in the City of San Clemente. All construction activity will take place within the flood control channel. View the PDF to learn more.


June 27, 2019 
O'Neill Retarding Basin Rehabilitation Project

News ImageOC Public Works will remove and replace the existing concrete channel within the O'Neill Retarding Basin located in the City of Mission Viejo. View the PDF for more information.


June 26, 2019 
Orange Avenue and Gilbert Street Curb Ramp Upgrade

News ImageIn an effort to enhance mobility and improve conditions for all sidewalk users, OC Public Works will upgrade the existing curb ramp at the south east corner of Orange Avenue and Gilbert Street in the unincorporated County area adjacent to the City of Anaheim. View the PDF to learn more.


June 13, 2019 
Coyote Creek Channel Rehabilitation Project

News ImageOC Public Works will complete routine maintenance and repairs within the Coyote Creek Flood Control Channel in the Cities of La Habra, La Mirada, and Buena Park beginning in July.


June 10, 2019 
Silverado Canyon Area Bridge Maintenance & Repairs

News ImageConstruction Alert: OC Public Works will complete routine maintenance and repairs to the Thisa Way Bridge, Kitterman Drive Bridge and Silverado Canyon Road Bridge beginning June 24. View the PDF for details.


June 10, 2019 
Brea Boulevard Bridge Maintenance

News ImageOC Public Works will remove and replace the guardrails at two bridge locations on Brea Boulevard in unincorporated Orange County beginning June 24. Motorists traveling through the project area will experience slow moving traffic and lane closures during working hours.


June 10, 2019 
Collins Flood Control Channel Repair Project

News ImageOC Public Works will complete routine repairs within the Collins Flood Control Channel. Motorists may experience minor delays, as local streets will be used as hauling routes for materials and equipment.


June 10, 2019 
Ocean View Channel Rehabilitation

News ImageOC Public Works will complete a routine rehabilitation project within the Ocean View Flood Control Channel in the Cities of Fountain Valley and Huntington Beach beginning Mid June 2019.


June 4, 2019 
Construction Alert: Trabuco Creek Channel Rehabilitation Project

News ImageOC Public Works will complete a routine rehabilitation within the Trabuco Creek Flood Control Channel in the City of San Juan Capistrano, beginning June 10 and continuing through September 2019. View the PDF to learn more about the project.


May 29, 2019 
Construction Alert: Crown Valley Parkway Asphalt Overlay

News ImageOC Public Works will complete an asphalt overlay on a portion of Crown Valley Parkway between June 10 - August 2019. Working hours will be Monday - Saturday from 8:30 am - 4:00 pm.


May 28, 2019 
Construction Alert: Midway City North Asphalt Remedial Repairs (East of Newland Avenue)

News ImageOC Public Works will complete remedial repairs to the existing asphalt in the unincorporated County area of Midway City. All construction activity will occur within the unincorporated area, adjacent to the City of Westminster city limits.


May 16, 2019 
Community Meeting #2: University Drive Community Park Project

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Join OC Public Works as we present the preferred land use option and share the results of the survey.

Community Meeting

When: Thursday, May 30, 2019

Where: Newport Bay Conservancy | Peter & Mary Muth Interpretive Center | 2301 University Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92660


May 14, 2019 
Brea Boulevard / Brea Canyon Road Widening Project Public Scoping Meeting

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You're invited to attend the Public Scoping Meeting for the Brea Boulevard/Brea Canyon Road Widening Project.

When: Wednesday, May 29 | 6 - 7:30 pm

Where: Mariposa Elementary School | 1111 Mariposa Drive, Brea, CA 92821

View PDF to learn more.


May 7, 2019 
Community Meeting #2: Peters Canyon Bikeway Extension

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Join OC Public Works for a community meeting to learn more about the proposed project to enhance bikeway opportunities in the foothills area of Tustin.

Date: May 21, 2019
Time: 6 - 7:30 pm
Location: Peters Canyon Elementary School | 26900 Peters Canyon Road, Tustin, CA 92782


May 1, 2019 
Arroyo Traffic Circulation: Community Meeting 2

News ImageOC Public Works will host a community meeting on Tuesday, May 14 to discuss potential options to improve traffic circulation on Coronel Road during peak drop-off and pick-up times. View the PDF to learn more.


April 29, 2019 
San Juan Creek Channel & Capistrano Beach Channel Rehabilitation

News ImageOC Public Works will complete a routine rehabilitation project along the San Juan Creek and Capistrano Beach flood control channels between May 13 and Mid-August 2019. View the PDF to learn more.


April 23, 2019 
Construction Alert: Midway City North - Asphalt Repairs

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OC Public Works will complete remedial asphalt repairs in the unincorporated County area ofMidway City and portions of the City of Westminster beginning April 29, 2019.


April 22, 2019 
Segunda Deshecha Channel Rehabilitation

News ImageOC Public Works will complete routine rehabilitation work along the Segunda Deshecha Channel in the City of San Clemente between April 29 - July 2019. View the PDF for more information.


April 17, 2019 
Fullerton Creek Improvement Project: Pile Driving

News ImageOC Public Works will install sheet piles within the Fullerton Creek Flood Control Channel between Beach Blvd. and Interstate 5 in the City of Buena Park. Sheet pile driving will begin Monday, April 22.


April 2, 2019 
Dana Point Harbor Drive Sink Hole Repair & Drainage Replacement

News ImageOC Public Works will repair a sink hole, perform video inspection and remove and replace a damaged drainage pipe within the Dana Point Harbor area. Work will begin in mid-April and continue until May 2019. Working hours will be weekdays 7 am - 4 pm.


April 1, 2019 
Brea Creek Channel Rehabilitation Project

News ImageOC Public Works will complete a rehabilitation project along the Brea Creek Channel in the Cities of Fullerton and Buena Park between mid April and late June 2019.


April 1, 2019 
2019 Lower Santa Ana Earth Day Clean-Up Event

News ImageWith your help, trash and other debris will be removed from the Santa Ana River before it reaches the beach! Join us on Saturday, April 20, 2019 in Costa Mesa. Interested in volunteering? Contact OCPW volunteer coordinator Suzan Given at suzan.given@ocpw.ocgov.com.


March 21, 2019 
Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park Parking Lot Rehabilitation

News ImageSchedule Update: OC Public Works will complete a pavement rehabilitation project at the Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park parking lot located at Portola Parkway and Market Place in the City of Lake Forest beginning mid April. View the PDF to learn more.


March 19, 2019 
Construction Alert: Lincoln Avenue Resurfacing Project

News ImageOn April 1, 2019, OC Public Works will begin resurfacing a half-mile portion of Lincoln Avenue in the unincorporated County area of Olive Heights and the City of Orange.


March 19, 2019 
El Modena Irvine Channel Rehabilitation Project

News ImageOC Public Works will complete routine repairs to the El Modena - Irvine Flood Control Channel in the Cities of Orange, Tustin, Irvine and unincorporated North Tustin between April and June 2019.


March 19, 2019 
Community Meeting: Arroyo Elementary Traffic Circulation

News ImageOC Public Works is coordinating with Arroyo Elementary School to identify solutions to reduce traffic congestion on Coronel Road. We're hosting a public meeting on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 from 6 - 7:30 pm. View the PDF to learn more.


March 12, 2019 
Silverado Canyon Road Bridge Repair

News ImageOC Public Works will make repairs to a bridge along Silverado Canyon Road, just west of Belha Way between March 18 - 29, 2019.


March 12, 2019 
Laguna Audubon Basin Retrofit

News ImageOC Public Works will make repairs to remedy a deficiency within the Laguna Audubon Basin between March 18 - May 10, 2019. All construction activity will occur within the basin.


March 8, 2019 
Como Channel Improvements

News ImageOC Public Works will make improvements to the Como Channel in Irvine to enhance the channel's flood control effectiveness. Construction will occurs on weekdays between 7 am - 4 pm, from March 11, 2019 - late May 2019.


March 4, 2019 
Construction Alert: Crown Valley Parkway Bridge

News ImageOC Public Works will complete routine repairs to the Crown Valley Parkway Bridge to extend its service life and maintain safe operation. Repairs include cleaning the expansion joints and replacing joint seals. Work will occur within unincorporated Orange County adjacent to the City of Mission Viejo.


February 20, 2019 
Capistrano Beach Emergency Repairs

News ImageOC Public Works will make emergency repairs to an erosion-damaged section of Capistrano Beach between February - April 2019. View the PDF to learn more about the project.


January 29, 2019 
OC Public Works to Perform Emergency Work at Site of Collapsed Private Storm Drain and Large Sinkhole in La Habra

News ImageOC Public Works is coordinating with the City of La Habra and impacted home owners association on actions to protect public from flooding


January 24, 2019 
Community Meeting: Peters Canyon Area Bikeway Project

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Join OC Public Works for a community meeting - your input will help shape the proposed project to enhance bikeway opportunities in the area. Staff will present two alternative alignment options and be available to answer questions. View the PDF to learn more.

When: Thursday, February 7, 2019 | 6 - 7:30 pm

Where: Peters Canyon Elementary School | 26900 Peters Canyon Road, Tustin, CA 92782


January 16, 2019 
Community Meeting: University Drive Community Park

News ImageOC Public Works will host a community meeting for the University Drive Community Park Project on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 from 6 - 7:30 pm at the Peter and Mary Muth Interpretive Center.


January 11, 2019 
NOTICE OF SMALL CELL WIRELESS FACILITIES POLICIES

News ImageOn September 27, 2018, the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC”) adopted a Declaratory Ruling and Third Report and Order, FCC 18-133 (the “Small Cell Order”), in connection with two informal rulemaking proceedings entitled Accelerating Wireless Broadband Deployment by Removing Barriers to Infrastructure Investment, WT Docket No. 17-79, and Accelerating Wireline Broadband Deployment by Removing Barriers to Infrastructure Investment, WC Docket No. 17-84.


December 20, 2018 
Traffic Signal Upgrade 17th Street/Newport Avenue

News ImageSCHEDULE UPDATE: OC Public Works will replace the existing traffic signal located at the intersection of 17th Street and Newport Avenue in the unincorporated County area of North Tustin between February 18, 2019 - mid-April 2019.


November 30, 2018 
Community Meetings: Hazard Avenue Improvement Project

News ImageOC Public Works and the Cities of Westminster, Garden Grove and Santa Ana will host two community meetings for the Hazard Avenue Improvement Project. Meeting #1: December 12 at Irvine Intermediate School in Garden Grove. Meeting #2: January 22 at the Westminster Chamber of Commerce in Westminster.


November 21, 2018 
Public Input Helps Shape “Orange is the New Green” Zoning Code Update

News ImageSecond draft of proposed zoning code update now available online for review and comment period through November 30


November 16, 2018 
Santa Ana River Trail Realignment

News ImageOC Public Works will realign segments of the Santa Ana River Trail and make other improvements north of Katella Avenue and from SR-57 to I-5. The anticipated construction duration is November 19 - December 24, 2018.


November 16, 2018 
Redhill Channel Rehabilitation Project

News ImageOC Public Works will repair concrete and earthen slope and perform other routine repairs along the Redhill Channel in the City of Tustin and unincorporated County. The anticipated construction duration is December 2018 - March 2019.


November 15, 2018 
Fisher Park Fence Project

News ImageOC Public Works, in collaboration with the City of Santa Ana, will install a new fence that borders Fisher Park and the Santiago Creek. The anticipated project duration is November 19 - December 24, 2018.


November 6, 2018 
Fullerton Creek Channel Rehabilitation Project

News ImageOC Public Works will complete a rehabilitation project along the Fullerton Creek Channel in the cities of Fullerton, Buena Park, and La Palma between November 2018 - March 2019.


November 1, 2018 
Ladera Ranch and Antonio Parkway Road Grinding and Resurfacing

News ImageOC Public Works will complete a "grind and overlay" of arterial, local and residential streets within the Ladera Ranch area of unincorporated Orange County between December 17, 2018 - Late February 2019.


October 31, 2018 
Black Star Canyon Road Restricted Parking Zones

News ImageThe County Board of Supervisors approved the following two recommendations - 1. No Parking Zone / Tow Away Zone near the Black Star Canyon Access Gate and 2. No Parking Zone along Black Star Canyon Road between 10 pm - 4pm. See PDF for more information.


October 31, 2018 
Trabuco Creek Road Reduced Speed Limit

News ImageThe County Board of Supervisors approved the recommendation to reduce the speed limit on Trabuco Canyon Road from the existing 25 mph to 15 mph.See PDF for more information.


October 26, 2018 
OCPW and US Army Corps of Engineers to Host Public Meetings for Westminster Flood Risk Management Study

News ImagePublic will have a chance to learn about alternatives to reduce flood risks in Anaheim, Santa Ana, Stanton, Cypress, Garden Grove, Westminster, Fountain Valley, Los Alamitos, Seal Beach and Huntington Beach


October 25, 2018 
Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park Post-Fire Burn Area Protection

News ImageOC Public Works, in collaboration with OC Parks, will implement erosion and sediment control measures at various locations throughout the park beginning in early November. View the PDF to learn more.


October 24, 2018 
Moody Creek Channel Rehabilitation Project

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OC Public Works will complete a rehabilitation project along the Moody Creek Channel between early November 2018 - late January 2019.


October 17, 2018 
OC Stormwater Program Launches New H2OC Website

News ImageWe are excited to announce that the new H2OC Stormwater Program website is LIVE! Head over to http://www.h2oc.org/ and check out the new and improved design! Learn about your unique watershed, jump into Runoff 101, and find pollution prevention resources for residents and businesses.


October 17, 2018 
Public Meeting for OC Loop Bikeway Segment D: Placentia / Yorba Linda / Brea

News ImagePublic is invited to learn more and offer input for project to close a bikeway gap


October 11, 2018 
Bitterbush Channel Rehabilitation Project

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OC Public Works will complete a rehabilitation project along the Bitterbush flood control channel in the City of Orange from October 15 - Late December 2018.


October 9, 2018 
Anaheim Islands Arterial Pavement Rehabilitation

News ImageOC Public Works, in collaboration with the City of Anaheim, will compete a pavement rehabilitation project on segments of Ball Road, Gilbert Street, and Broadway between October 22 and late November.


October 1, 2018 
Reminder: Permit Needed for Holiday Displays In / Over Public Areas

News ImageRequirements to ensure displays create a safe environment for families, properties, vehicles and public roadways.


September 27, 2018 
La Colonia Independencia Asphalt Surface Treatment

News ImageOC Public Works will apply a "slurry seal" road surface treatment to local roads within the La Colonia Independencia neighborhood of unincorporated Orange County between October 9 - 11, 2018.


September 27, 2018 
Santiago Canyon Road: Next Lane Closures / Traffic Stops Start on Monday, October 8

News ImageOC Public Works' crews will be sealing cracks and resurfacing section of Santiago Canyon Road. Lane closures / traffic stops: there will be vehicle land and bicycle lane closures in project work areas from October 8 - November 2, 2018.


September 27, 2018 
Silverado Canyon Road Pavement Rehabilitation

News ImageLane closures, road closures, potential traffic delays and limited parking planned for segments of Silverado Canyon Road. Construction will begin October 8 and continue through early November 2018.


September 24, 2018 
Yorba Regional Park Accessibility Improvements

News ImageOC Public Works, in coordination with OC Parks, will be improving walkways and picnic areas within Yorba Regional Park to increase accessibility. Construction activity will occur between September 27 - November 8.


September 24, 2018 
Silverado Canyon Micro-sufacing Project

News ImageOC Public Works will apply a micro-surfacing treatment in the Silverado Canyon Area on Ladd Canyon Road, Kitterman Drive, Sleepy Hollow, and Belha Way on September 27 and 28, 2018.


September 24, 2018 
Cove Road Asphalt Surface Treatment

News ImageOC Public Works will apply a "slurry seal" road surface treatment on Cove Road between Street of the Green Lantern and Dana Point Harbor Drive. Work will occur October 8 - 10 and 24, 2018.


September 21, 2018 
Rossmoor Asphalt and Concrete Remedial Repairs

News ImageOC Public Works will complete asphalt and concrete remedial repairs within the Rossmoor area of unincorporated Orange County between October 2018 - December 2018.


September 7, 2018 
22nd Annual Inner Coastal and Watershed Clean-Up

News ImageJoin OC Public Works and partner agencies on Saturday, September 15 from 9am - noon in Huntington Beach for the 22nd Annual Inner Coastal and Watershed Clean-Up.


September 6, 2018 
Orange Park Acres Micro-surfacing Project

News ImageOC Public Works will apply a micro-surfacing treatment to various streets within the Orange Park Acres area of unincorporated Orange County from September 18 until the end of September 2018.


September 6, 2018 
La Colonia Independencia Asphalt Surface Treatment

News ImageOC Public Works will apply a road surface treatment to local roads within the La Colonia Independencia neighborhood of unincorporated Orange County between October 9 - 11, 2018.


September 5, 2018 
Black Star Canyon Road Resurfacing Project

News ImageOC Public Works and OC Parks will be improving Black Star Canyon Road between the existing trailhead and County property line from September 17 - October 26, 2018. Weekday trail closures are required. The trail will be open on weekends for general public use during construction.


August 28, 2018 
Portion of San Juan Creek Trail to Re-Open by End of September

News ImageSan Juan Creek Trail in San Juan Capistrano expected to re-open in Sept 2018 as levee improvements continue through mid-2019


August 1, 2018 
Public Open House: Live Oak Canyon Rd / Trabuco Canyon Rd Safety Improvement Project

News ImageThe public is invited to an open house meeting on Aug 15 to hear more about upcoming road improvements


July 30, 2018 
Construction Alert: Santiago Creek Channel Restoration Project

News ImageOC Public Works will complete a restoration project along the Santiago Creek Channel to improve water and debris flow and mitigate storm-related damage between. Work will occur between August - November 2018. View the PDF for more information.


July 27, 2018 
Senate Bill 914: Local Agency Contracts Construction Manager at-Risk

News ImageSenate Bill 914 authorizes a county or public entity, with the approval of its governing body, to utilize CMAR contracts for the erection, construction, alteration, repair, or improvement of infrastructure owned or leased by the county or the public entity. View the PDF to learn more.


July 19, 2018 
Proposed OC Loop Segment O Bikeway: Input Requested

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OC Public Works is seeking feedback on the proposed OC Loop "Segment O" bikeway. Complete our brief survey to tell us a little more about yourself and your thoughts on the project.

Survey link: SurveyMonkey.com/r/SegmentOBikeway

View the PDF to learn more about the project.


July 17, 2018 
Community Meeting: Santa Ana Gardens Channel Bikeway Extension

News ImageJoin OC Public Works staff at KidWorks in Santa Ana for a community meeting on July 26 from 6 - 7 p.m. to learn more about the Santa Ana Gardens Channel Bikeway Extension Project.


July 16, 2018 
Community Meeting: Avenida La Pata Bikeway

News ImageJoin OC Public Works at San Clemente City Hall for a community meeting to learn more about a proposed bikeway along a portion of Avenida La Pata. The meeting will be held on Wednesday, July 25 from 6 - 7:30 pm.


July 12, 2018 
Silverado Canyon Road Pavement Rehabilitation

News ImageLane closures, road closures, potential traffic delays, landscape trimming and removal, and limited parking planned for segments of Silverado Canyon Road between July 26 - August 24, 2018.


July 10, 2018 
UPDATE: Anaheim Islands Arterials Pavement Rehabilitation

News ImageThe construction schedule for the Anaheim Islands Arterials Pavement Rehabilitation project has been updated. The construction schedule is now July 16 - August 24, 2018.


July 10, 2018 
Water Quality Plan Acceptance is a Significant Milestone for South County

News ImageIn a major step to improve the water quality of South Orange County's coastal areas and inland waterways, the San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board recently accepted the South Orange County Water Quality Improvement Plan.


July 3, 2018 
San Diego Creek Sediment Removal

News ImageOC Public Works will remove excess sediment from the San Diego Creek Channel in the City of Irvine to reduce the risk of flooding and improve flood channel water flow. Work will commence Summer 2018.


July 3, 2018 
Lane Channel Improvement Project

News ImageOC Public Works will make improvements to the Lane Channel in the City of Irvine by repairing eroded sections, installing a geocell structure and reconstructing the adjacent maintenance road. Construction is scheduled to begin August 2018.


June 27, 2018 
Anaheim Islands Arterials Pavement Rehabilitation

News ImageOC Public Works will complete a pavement rehabilitation in the "Anaheim Islands" area of unincorporated Orange County between July 9 - 20.


June 27, 2018 
Santiago Canyon Bridge Repairs

News ImageOC Public Works will complete routine repairs to the Santiago Creek Bridge and the Williams Canyon Creek Bridge along Santiago Canyon Road with work scheduled to begin Monday, July 2.


June 13, 2018 
Olive Heights Micro-Surfacing

News ImageOC Public Works will apply a micro-surfacing emulsion within the unincorporated County area of Olive Heights between Monday, June 25 - Friday, June 29, 2018.


June 11, 2018 
Midway City 'RAP' Slurry Seal

News ImageOC Public Works will complete a slurry seal within the Midway City area of unincorporated Orange County between June 25 - 29, 2018.


May 22, 2018 
Silverado Canyon Road Pavement Rehabilitation

News ImageOC Public Works will complete a pavement rehabilitation on Silverado Canyon Road between Monday, June 18 - Friday, July 13. In an effort to avoid a complete road closure, construction activities will occur simultaneously at multiple locations.


May 16, 2018 
Fletcher Channel Rehabilitation

News ImageBeginning Monday, May 21, OC Public Works will perform rehabilitation work to the Fletcher Flood Control Channel in the City of Orange.


May 15, 2018 
Santiago Canyon Rd Pavement Rehab Project: Lane Closures / Traffic Stops

News ImageStarting May 29, there will be lane closures / traffic stops as crews repair section of the road


May 8, 2018 
County Seeks Public Input on Zoning Code Update

News ImageThe County of Orange has embarked on a comprehensive Zoning Code update, known as "Orange is the New Green," which aims to achieve a new standard of sustainability. Learn more about the new Zoning Code and upcoming public workshops.


May 8, 2018 
Completion of La Pata Widening Phase Marks Significant Completion

News ImageAll travel lanes on Avenida La Pata have been opened for publicuse. Crews will continue to perform minor cleanup activities over the comingweeks.


May 1, 2018 
CONSTRUCTION ALERT: La Colonia Independencia Remedial Repairs

News ImageOC Public Works will perform remedial repairs to the roads and sidewalk within the La Colonia Independencia neighborhood between May 14 - 25, 2018.


May 1, 2018 
CONSTRUCTION ALERT: Barranca Channel Restoration

News ImageOC Public Works will restore the Barranca Channel in the City of Irvine. Construction will begin in May and continue until October 2018.


May 1, 2018 
CONSTRUCTION ALERT: Los Alamitos Channel

News ImageOC Public Works will perform repairs to the Los Alamitos Channel in the City of Seal Beach between May - September 2018.


April 30, 2018 
CONSTRUCTION ALERT: La Paz Flood Control Channel

News ImageBeginning Monday, May 14, OC Public Works will perform rehabilitation work to the La Paz Flood Control Channel in the City of Mission Viejo.


April 25, 2018 
You’re Invited! OCPW Annual Open House Coming on May 19

News ImagePublic event offers fun opportunity to sit in large construction equipment, free refreshments, live music, opportunity drawings, kids activities and
more.


April 23, 2018 
CONSTRUCTION NOTICE: Roadway Striping Operations

News ImageOn Thursday, April 26, 2018 roadway striping operations will occur on Avenida La Pata as part of the ongoing road widening improvements.


April 20, 2018 
CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: Edinger Avenue Bridge

News ImageConstruction activities on Monday and Tuesday, April 23 - 24 will include traffic stops on Monday, April 23 between 7:00 am and 5:30 pm. View the attached PDF for more information.


April 19, 2018 
SCHEDULE UPDATE: Orange Park Acres Pavement Rehabilitation

News ImageOC Public Works will complete a pavement rehabilitation in the Orange Park Acres area of Unincorporated Orange County. Construction will begin on Monday, April 30, 2018 and continue through Monday, June 11, 2018.


April 12, 2018 
SCHEDULE UPDATE: Surfside Inn Pedestrian Bridge

News ImageOC Public Works contractors will be on-site to complete the remaining work and remove materials from the project site through Friday, May 11, 2018.


April 9, 2018 
CONSTRUCTION ALERT: Orange Park Acres Pavement Rehabilitation

News ImageOC Public Works will complete a pavement rehabilitation in the Orange Park Acres area of Unincorporated Orange County. Construction will begin on Monday, April 23, 2018 and continue through Monday, June 4, 2018.


April 4, 2018 
SCHEDULE UPDATE: Fullerton Creek Channel Improvement Project

News ImageThe new anticipated completion date for Phase 1 of the Fullerton Creek Channel Project is now August 2018.


April 2, 2018 
CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: Rosalia Channel Restoration Project

News ImageOC Public Works will complete a rehabilitation of the Rosalia Channel in the cities of Stanton and Garden Grove. Construction will begin Monday, April 16 and continue through Friday, June 8.


March 23, 2018 
CONSTRUCTION NOTICE: Paving Operations Resume on April 2, 2018

News ImageOn Monday, April 2, 2018, paving operations will resume on Avenida La Pata as part of the ongoing road widening improvements.


March 22, 2018 
Schedule Update: Surfside Inn Pedestrian Bridge

News ImageOC Public Works contractors will be on-site to complete all remaining work and remove materials from the project site through April 15.


March 19, 2018 
Palm Avenue Pavement Rehabilitation

News ImageOC Public Works will complete a pavement rehabilitation on Palm Avenue and Buena Vista Street in the Olive Heights area of unincorporated Orange County between April 2 - 6


March 19, 2018 
North Glassell Pavement Rehabilitation

News ImageOC Public Works will complete a pavement rehabilitation project on North Glassell Street in unincorporated Orange County between April 2 - 6.


March 15, 2018 
CONSTRUCTION ALERT: Aliso Creek Channel Slope Repair

News ImageOC Public Works will be performing repairs to the Aliso Creek Channel in the City of Lake Forest. Construction is scheduled to begin Monday, March 19 and continue through Monday, March 30.


March 15, 2018 
CONSTRUCTION ALERT: Rosalia Channel Restoration Project

News ImageOC Public Works will complete a rehabilitation of the Rosalia Channel in the cities of Stanton and Garden Grove. Construction will begin Monday, March 19 and continue through Friday, April 27.


March 13, 2018 
CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: Traffic Lane Transition Starting on March 13, 2018

News ImageOn Tuesday, March 13, 2018, southbound travelers on Avenida La Pata will be transitioned to the west side of the roadway (see below for specific information).


March 9, 2018 
Update: Surfside Inn Pedestrian Bridge

News ImageOn Friday, March 9, Surfside Inn Pedestrian Bridge scaffolding removal will begin at 7:30 p.m. and continue through late Saturday morning.


March 1, 2018 
CONSTRUCTION NOTICE: La Pata Paving Operation Starting March 5, 2018

News ImageOn Monday, March 5, 2018, paving operations will begin on the west side of Avenida La Pata as part of the ongoing road widening improvements (see below for specific information).


February 26, 2018 
University Drive will be closed to through-traffic March 12-15, 2018.

News ImageOC Public Works will remove and replace existing pavement on University Drive between Willo Lane and Irvine Avenue in unincorporated Orange County.
University Drive will be closed to through-traffic March 12-15, 2018.


February 13, 2018 
Update: Cove Road Pavement Improvements

News ImageOC Public Works will complete remedial repairs on Cove Road in the Dana Point Harbor Area. Cove Road will remain closed from 7 am - 4 pm and will reopen each night during construction. The anticipated construction duration is March 12 - 16.


January 26, 2018 
Q&A for Oso Parkway Bridge Project

News ImageFrequently asked questions for the Oso Parkway Bridge Project


January 25, 2018 
CONSTRUCTION ALERT: University Drive Road Closure & Pavement Repair

News ImageUniversity Drive will be closed to through-traffic from Willo Lane to Irvine Avenue in unincorporated Orange County adjacent to the cities of Costa Mesa and Newport Beach from February 19-23, 2018 for pavement repairs.


January 11, 2018 
Upper Newport Bay Parking Lot Rehabilitation

News ImageThe rehabilitation will take place from mid-January until late February. The parking lot will be closed at all times during construction.


January 9, 2018 
CONSTRUCTION ALERT: Silverado Canyon Pavement Rehabilitation

News ImageOC Public Works will complete a pavement rehabilitation on Silverado Canyon Road and connecting local streets to deliver smoother driving conditions and extend the service life of the road.


January 8, 2018 
County To Temporarily Close Portion of Santa Ana River Trail

News Image

Santa Ana, CA (Jan. 8, 2018) — Beginning Monday, January 22, 2018, the County of Orange will temporarily close a portion of the Santa Ana River Trail (SART) from Memory Lane in Orange to Taft Avenue/Ball Road in Anaheim for an environmental remediation project. Upon completion of the project, estimated to last up to three months, the County will reopen the closed portion of the SART for recreational trail use during posted public access hours.


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