Downtown Construction Updates
Various construction projects are planned to occur in Walnut Creek's downtown, beginning January 2023 and ending in June 2024. These projected will impact the roadway and there may be noise. These projects will include work on the water line, sewer line, and sidewalk/roadway repaving.
EMBUD has begun work to replace the drinking water main on Locust and Bonanza Streets in downtown Walnut Creek.
This week, along with typical work activities during the day along all portions of the project, EBMUD will be performing night work at the corner of Mt. Diablo Blvd and Locust Street on Wednesday (1/25) and Thursday (1/26), schedule subject to change. Night work hours are 9:00pm-5:00am.
Customers may notice lights, construction related noise and dust, and traffic control.
Beginning the week on January 30,2023, EBMUD will begin excavation on Locust Street between Mt. Diablo Blvd. and Cypress Street. Typical work hours are 7:00am-4:00pm.
We have gained 40 new parking spaces from the removal of outdoor dining pop-ups, in preparation for construction beginning soon.
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From Mayor Cindy Silva
Walnut Creek's Downtown is the heart and soul of the community.
As a community, we are so fortunate to have a downtown that brings people together through a diverse offering of restaurants, shopping and special events. Thanks to Walnut Creek Downtown and our local businesses for all of your work to enhance the downtown experience for all.