The City is responsible for maintaining approximately 380 miles of streets, one of our largest infrastructure assets. Every year a variety of street capital improvement projects are undertaken.
All projects are prioritized in conformance with the City's General Plan, Federal/State mandates and local community standards. Construction projects that impact the community are posted on the City website and are routinely included in City Scene, the City's monthly newsletter. Those projects expected to impact the community are posted and updated on a regular basis. Below is a current list of City projects.
Citywide Street Overlay and Resurfacing Program
The City is responsible for maintaining approximately 380 miles of streets, one of our largest infrastructure assets. Performing regular maintenance is critical and this year we will be able to expand the program due to a one-time City Council allocation. To learn more and see project updates, visit the Preserving Your Streets Project Page.
North Moorpark Road Sidewalk and Bike Lane Improvements Project
The North Moorpark Road Sidewalk project will provide for the installation of sidewalk and bike lane improvements along the North Moorpark Road corridor from West Olsen Road (South) to the Conejo Valley YMCA (North).
Haigh Road Storm Drain Improvements
The Haigh Road Storm Drain System is more than 50 years old and in need of improvements. The goal of this project is to install a storm drain culvert within the existing channel to stop the existing wall from failing and to establish a structurally sound solution.
Westlake Sidewalk Improvement Project
The Westlake Sidewalk project provides for the installation of new sidewalks, curb ramps, crosswalk striping and the modification of existing bike lanes. Construction is scheduled to start by Spring 2018
Conejo School Road/Willow Lane Sidewalk and Bike Lanes Project
The City will be constructing new sidewalks, curb ramps and bicycle lanes along Conejo School Road and Willow Lane. Design of the project is ongoing, with Construction scheduled to begin Spring 2019.
Rancho Road Sidewalk and Bike Lanes Project
The City will be installing a sidewalk, curb ramps and re-striping bike lanes along Rancho Road. A traffic signal will also be installed at the 101 Freeway northbound on/off ramps to improve vehicular, pedestrian and bicycle safety
Spalding Street Storm Drain and Channel Repair
Construction of a storm drain inlet, pipe and outfall, curb, gutter and sidewalk on the east end of Spalding Street.
Flashing Yellow Arrow Traffic Signals Project
The City is in the process of installing Flashing Yellow Arrow Traffic Signals at multiple intersections to improve traffic flow.
Thousand Oaks Blvd Streetscape Project
The City is in the process of identifying proposed improvements intended to better signify the downtown Thousand Oaks Blvd. area to enhance the general appearance and to provide a more pedestrian friendly environment. Visit the Streetscape Project Page for more details.
Groundwater Recovery Project
The City has completed a study of the feasibility of Groundwater within the Conejo Valley as an alternative to imported water for irrigation and potable use.
Recently Completed Projects
Wastewater Pipe, Stormdrain & Maintenance Hole Lining Project
The City has an ongoing program for lining damaged wastewater pipelines and maintenance holes. This project will rehabilitate approximately four miles of wastewater collection pipeline, 100 maintenance holes and 1,500 linear feet of storm drain pipes. This project has been completed
Avenida de Los Arboles and Big Sky Drive Intersection Improvements
In order to improve public safety and provide additional protection, the City of Thousand Oaks will be installing a median and timber guardrail at Avenida de Los Arboles and Big Sky Drive. This project has been completed
Borchard Road Drainage Improvements
This project provides for the cleaning of storm drains and the construction of four storm drain maintenance holes on Borchard Road and one storm drain maintenance hole on private property. This project has been completed.
Thousand Oaks Blvd Undergrounding Project
The City coordinated the removal of approximately 1.5 miles of overhead wires and 53 poles along Thousand Oaks Boulevard, from Duesenberg Drive to Westlake High School at Via Merida. Phase 1 and 2 of the Thousand Oaks Blvd Undergrounding project began in March 2016, and was completed in March 2017 under budget. Phase 3, which will complete the final sidewalk restoration activities along the Boulevard, was carried out during the Summer of 2017. This project has been completed.
101 Freeway/23 Interchange Improvement Project
This project is funded with $20.81 million in state and federal grants and is supported by a $12.02 million loan from the City. The Route 101/23 Interchange Improvement Project This started in March 2014 and took approximately two years to complete. This project has been completed.
Forestry Master Plans Project
The goal of the Forestry Master Plans project is to complete a comprehensive update of the 1989 Forestry Master Plan and create a Landscape Master Plan for City-maintained trees and plantings in the public right-of-way. This project has been completed