San Anselmo (Nokomis and Meadowcroft) Sewer Improvements

FY 2016/17 Gravity Sewer Improvements 

Project Schedule

Mobilize:      Summer 2018

Complete:  February 2019


Work Hours:  8 a.m. – 5 p.m.*

                         Monday – Friday

                         *See below for work hours by area.

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Construction Notices and Updates


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Project Summary


The San Anselmo (Nokomis and Meadowcroft) Sewer Improvements will replace old or outdated system infrastructure and enhance local wastewater system reliability and efficiency. Construction to improve system performance during wet weather will involve rehabilitation of 3,300 linear feet (LF) of sewer pipeline ranging in size from 18 to 24 inches in diameter and work on associated structures. The project is being completed at a cost of $4 million.

Project Coordination

RVSD, Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD), the Town of San Anselmo and Marin County are coordinating to reduce construction impacts from other projects in the Morningside and Brookside neighborhoods this summer. MMWD is replacing waterlines on Butterfield Rd. from Sir Francis Drake Blvd. to Kenrick Ave. RVSD plans to follow with sewer construction on Butterfield Rd. in summer 2019 and summer 2020.


These projects will rehabilitate critical water and sewer infrastructure and add an easterly sidewalk from Sir Francis Drake Blvd. to Brookside Elementary School, provide road sealing from Sir Francis Drake Blvd. to Kenrick Ave., and widen a narrow section of The Alameda to provide a safer route and enhance fire and police access.


Work Hours by Area


Street                                                               Season                                        Allowed Hours

Broadmoor Avenue                        Year Round                         7 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Meadowcroft Drive                         Year Round                         7 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Sir Francis Drake Boulevard         Year Round                         9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (when effecting Eastbound traffic Only)

                                                                                                               9 a.m. – 3 p.m. (otherwise)

Madrone Avenue                            Year Round                         8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Sycamore Avenue                          Year Round                         8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Nokomis Avenue                             Year Round                         8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Center Boulevard                           Year Round                         9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

San Anselmo Avenue                    Year Round                         8 a.m. – 5 p.m.


Project Construction Will Include

  • Sanitary sewer replacements on public and private property.
  • Sewer pipeline rehabilitation via open-cut removal and replacement (~2,170 LF), pipe reaming (~440 LF), pipe bursting (~350 LF) and cured-in-place pipe lining methods (~350 LF on Sycamore), with bypass pumping of sanitary sewer flow.
  • Excavation and backfill, shoring, saw cutting and lateral replacement.
  • Pipe and manhole repairs.
  • Pavement restoration.

What You Can Expect

Please expect noise, dust, lane closures and detours, parking restrictions, travel delays, and night-time work near the work sites during construction activity. Mail and package delivery to these areas will not be interrupted. Local and emergency access will be maintained at all times.


  • Noise, Dust, Lane Closures and Detours, Restricted Parking, Travel Delays, Night-Time Work


More Information About Construction Projects


Email Construction@rvsd.org

To leave a message or request being added to the project email list


Call the RVSD Construction Hotline (415) 413-7805

The project team will respond to inquiries within 1-2 business days


Visit www.RVSD.org/construction

To find out if there will be construction in your neighborhood


RVSD office staff are available Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. We can assist you with emergency service 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Our office and emergency number is 415-259-2949.

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