City of Bakersfield

Thomas Roads Improvement Program

PROJECT INFO :

SR178/FAIRFAX RD
MOHAWK STREET
WESTSIDE PARKWAY
SR 99/7TH STANDARD
7TH STANDARD WIDENING
24TH ST IMPROVEMENTS
CENTENNIAL CORRIDOR
HAGEMAN FLYOVER
SR 178/MORNING DR
SR 178 WIDENING
ROSEDALE HWY WIDENING
WEST BELTWAY

 

 

 


 

Westside Parkway

Westside Parkway_Rendering

                                          Westside Parkway/Calloway Drive Interchange

 

Project Description:

This project will construct a new east-west freeway extending from Truxtun Avenue to Heath Road. Initial construction work includes a six-lane freeway from Mohawk Street to Allen Road (4.25 miles) with full interchanges at Mohawk Street, Coffee Road and Calloway Drive. Construction also includes a bridge over the Parkway at Jewetta Avenue, a signalized intersection at Allen Road, and sound walls adjacent to residential areas. The Parkway sections from Mohawk Street east to Truxtun Avenue and from Allen Road west to Stockdale/Heath will be built as funds become available.

Project Status:
Final design services commenced in March 2007 and a construction contract was awarded on June 10, 2009. Construction is anticipated to begin in late 2009.

 

Documents Available for Download

 

Westside Parkway map

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