Camino Del Norte Extension Underway, Completion this Spring

New Roadway is Expected to Open Up Land for Development and Improve Circulation

Post Date:07/08/2019 3:08 PM

The City of Lake Elsinore is excited to celebrate the start of its newest roadway in Lake Elsinore - Camino Del Norte. 

The Camino Del Norte Extension will alleviate the congestion at Railroad Canyon Road by creating a secondary option for those traveling to Canyon Estates Drive and/or Tuscany Hills. This project will also open up more than 125 acres of land for development along the freeway. 

Project Description:

  • Extension of Camino Del Norte from Main Street to Franklin Street. 
    • Approximately one (1) mile of new roadway in undeveloped land with 12 ft. wide traffic lanes, 8 ft. wide paved shoulders and center islands. 
  • Realignment of Canyon Estates Drive and extension of Canyon View Drive and Sagecrest Drive. 
  • Total of 8,450 tons of asphalt concrete for project.
  • New traffic signal at the intersection of Canyon Estates Drive, Camino Del Norte and Franklin Street.
  • New sidewalk, curb and gutters.
  • Drainage improvements, slope protection, and erosion control. 
    • 16 new storm drain systems.  
    • Headwalls, wingwalls, and rock slope protection.

Location: Camino Del Norte and Canyon Estates Drive, south of Main Street

Project Stakeholders: Elsinore Valley Municipal Water District, Southern California Edison, Frontier, Soboba and Pechanga Indian Tribes, State Water Board, Army Corps of Engineers, Fish and Wildlife, and Riverside-Corona Resource Conservation District.

Construction Start Date: July 9, 2019

Estimated Construction Completion: Spring 2020

Estimated Cost: $3.4 million 

Contractor: Riverside Construction Company, Inc. 

Project Documents: 

Project Exhibit for Camino Del Norte 

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