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Tefft Street at Highway 101 Interchange

Project Benefits

Significant congestion on Tefft Street at the US 101 interchange is an ongoing problem. Especially apparent during peak hours, drivers on Tefft Street may wait through multiple signal changes. To reduce this congestion and maximize efficiency, the project will increase the traffic signal “green time” on Tefft Street by making the following improvements (as shown below):

  • Restrict left turn movements from Frontage Road onto Tefft Street
  • Widen the north and south bound offramps to allow the same number of cars to exit US 101 within a shorter "green time"
  • Re-synchronize the traffic signals to transfer "green time" from the offramps to Tefft Street

Estimated Construction Cost: $2.1 million

Project Timeline

Project Location:

Project Contacts

For questions or additional information please contact Cori Marsalek via email or phone: (805) 781-4995.

Phase 1 – Project Initiation

The goal of this phase is to identify the project scope and hire a consultant to begin design.

Completed March 2018

Phase 2 – Engineering and Environmental

The goal of this phase is to finalize the design the project and to obtain environmental clearance and Caltrans approval  for the construction of the project.

Estimated Date of Completion: 2020

Phase 3 – Construction

The goal of this phase is to build the project.

Estimated Date to Start Construction: Fall 2020

Contact Public Works via web form, email, or call us at (805) 781-5252.