High Priority Projects

Updated June 2021

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Civic Amenities

Project Description Lead Department Supporting Department(s) Status

Complete design and construction of remaining phases of Old Town Plaza

Vibrant Community
  • Phase 2: Construction of frontage and entrance improvements for the plaza along Elk Grove Blvd.
  • Phase 3: Remaining improvements include pavilion and plaza.

Public Works

Economic Development

Complete

Complete design and construction of Civic Center Nature Area

Vibrant Community Safe Community

Construction of a passive recreational area on the remaining 30 acres of the Civic Center South Property.

Public Works

City Manager

In process

Complete acquisition, design, and tenant improvements for the new Elk Grove (Old Town) Library

Vibrant Community

Complete acquisition of 9260 Elk Grove Boulevard and prepare schematic design of the relocated Elk Grove Library Branch.

Public Works

Strategic Planning and Innovation

In process

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Transportation

Project Description Lead Department  Supporting Department(s)  Status

Kammerer Road:

  • Replace existing 2 lane Kammerer Road from Lotz Parkway to Bruceville Road
  • Extend Kammerer Road from Bruceville Road to I-5
Vibrant Community Safe Community Infrastructure

Reconstruction and extension of Kammerer Road as described.

Public Works

 

In process

Whitelock Parkway Interchange – complete project design and environmental review

Vibrant Community Infrastructure

Construction of an interchange at Whitelock Pkwy and State Route 99.

Public Works

 

In process

Complete the Grant Line Phase 2 Widening from Waterman to Bradshaw

Vibrant Community Infrastructure

Widen Grant Line Road from Waterman to Bradshaw from 2 lanes to 4 lanes and install new signals at Mosher and Bradshaw

Public Works

 

In process

Complete Elk Grove Blvd Streetscape Phase 2, School Street to Waterman Road

Vibrant Community Infrastructure

Widening of Elk Grove Blvd. including a 2-way left turn lane, 2 travel lanes, buffered bike lanes and curb gutters, sidewalks, and frontage improvements. Also entails includes utility undergrounding.

Pulbic Works

 

In process

Expand traffic signal communication network and increase bandwidth to improve signal synchronization and traffic operations and reduce congestion

Safe Community High Performing Infrastructure

Complete upgrades to traffic signal cabinets and connect to fiber optic and/or cellular service.

Public Works

IT, Police

Not Started

Implement adaptive traffic signal control pilot project

Safe Community High Performing Infrastructure

Upgrade equipment and traffic operations software and deploy a pilot adaptive traffic signal program for Elk Grove Boulevard from Elk Grove-Florin to Bruceville.

Public Works

IT

Not started

Adopt Bicycle, Pedestrian, and Trails Master Plan Update

Vibrant Community Infrastructure

Prepare a comprehensive update to the Bicycle, Pedestrian, and Trails Master plan for consistency with the updated General Plan.

Strategic Planning and Innovation

Public Works

Complete

Prepare the Laguna Creek Inter-Regional Trail Master Plan

Vibrant Community Infrastructure

Prepare the Laguna Creek Inter-Regional Trail Master Plan and append to the Bicycle, Pedestrian, and Trails Master Plan

Strategic Planning and Innovation

Public Works

In process

Implement the Mobility Resiliency Plan

Safe Community High Performing Infrastructure

Begin implementation of the Mobility Resiliency Plan by undertaking near-term actions called for in the Plan.

Strategic Planning and Innovation

Public Works, Finance

In process

Support Regional Transit's efforts to extend Light Rail (LRT) to the City

Vibrant Community Infrastructure

Planning for an extension of Light Rail services into the City.

City Manager

Public Works

In process

Support the San Joaquin Regional Rail Commission’s effort to extend the Altamont Corridor Express (ACE) train service to Elk Grove.

Vibrant Community Infrastructure

Planning for the extension of ACE services into the City

City Manager

Public Works  In process

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Community Development

Project Description Lead Department Supporting Department(s) Status

Complete Railroad Street revitalization project

Vibrant Community Infrastructure

Improving streets with striping, curb gutters, and sidewalks. Creating on-street parking, 2 parking lots, and putting utility lines underground.

Public Works

Economic Development

Complete

Update the Old Town Special Planning Area

Vibrant Community

Prepare a comprehensive update to the Old Town Special Planning Area.

Strategic Planning and Innovation

Development Services, Economic Development

In process

Undertake efforts to advance the development of Project Elevate, creating a mixed-use neighborhood at the City property at Big Horn and Elk Grove Boulevard

Vibrant Community

Outreach to potential development partners and explore partnership opportunities to develop the site consistent with the established vision

Economic Development

Strategic Planning and Innovation

In process

Complete Design Guidelines update

Vibrant Community

Update the rules, first made in 2003, that direct the Design Review process for all development projects. Include revisions relative to middle income housing.

Development Services

 

In process

Implement the Urban Design Study for Kammerer Road Corridor

Vibrant Community

Prepare revisions to the General Plan, SEPA Community Plan, and Zoning to implement the Kammerer Road Urban Design Study

Strategic Planning and Innovation

Economic Development, Development Services, Public Works

In process

Implement programs that address homelessness in Elk Grove

Vibrant Community Safe Community

Explore funding or other forms of support for housing and services for people experiencing homelessness

Development Services

  In process

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Community Safety

Project Description Lead Department Supporting Department(s) Status

Promote improvements to telecommunication services throughout the City

Safe Community High Performing Infrastructure

Facilitate improved telecommunications access for residences and businesses.

Strategic Planning and Innovation

Public Works, Economic Development

In process 

Complete a comprehensive staffing and efficiency study for the Police Department

Safe Community High Performing

Utilizing a commissioned study to help inform a 3-5 year plan for hiring additional staff, considering staffing models, efficiencies in operation(s), and the expanded use of technology.

Police

Human Resources

In process

Adopt plan to remove all developed property from 200-year floodplain

Safe Community

Analyze flood risk in the City for a 200-year storm event and develop alternatives and associated costs for potentially mitigating the risks.

Public Works

 

In process

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City Operations

Project Description Lead Department Supporting Department(s) Status

Complete construction of the Police Department Campus improvements and expansion

Safe Community Infrastructure

Construction of improvements at 9362 Studio Court for relocation of Property and Evidence and Forensics

Public Works

Police

In process

Continue efforts of promoting Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion within City government, as well as in the community

Vibrant Community High Performing

Continue diversity and inclusion efforts within the City organization and expand programs into the community.

City Manager

 

In process

Update the City's Citizen Request Management (CRM) system to improve reporting of community issues

High Performing

Acquire and deploy a new CRM system that provides better cross-department coordination and reporting of issue status and follow up

IT

Public Works, Development Services

In process

Undertake a Smart City Initiative

Vibrant Community Safe Community High Performing Infrastructure

Develop strategies and best practices that improve the City’s use of data in decision making processes and leverage technology to address local issues.

Strategic Planning and Innovation

Public Works, Finance

In process

Conduct the 2021 Redistricting Effort

High Performing

Conduct community outreach and complete an update to the City’s district boundaries consistent with State and Federal law and the results of the 2020 Census

City Clerk

City Attorney

 Not started

Maintain Elk Grove’s roadways in a state of good repair

High Performing Infrastructure

Identify opportunities to extend pavement management efforts with existing limited resources and identify new resources that could improve and expand the program.

Public Works

Finance

In process

Undertake community discussions on needs, priorities, and opportunities to enhance the quality of life for Elk Grove residents and create an environment that allows local businesses to thrive.

Vibrant Community Safe Community High Performing Infrastructure

Have discussions with residents and businesses on a potential revenue measure that would support community needs and priorities.

City Manager

Finance, City Attorney, Public Works, Police, Economic Development

In process

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