City Projects

Capital Projects Engineering Overview

Capital Projects Management is a complex engineering endeavor to coordinate all aspects of public projects including:

  • Administrative and Legal Issue Oversight
  • Construction Contract Development
  • Construction Management
  • Contract Payment Control
  • Coordination with City Resources
  • Engineering Design
  • Funding and Budget Development
  • Land Acquisition
  • Project Study, Siting, Environmental Processing
  • Safety
  • Traffic Control
  • Value Engineering


Prevailing Wage Determinations

CalRecycle Grants

The City of Paso Robles is pleased to announce the use of recycled tires as a pavement re-surfacing material on street improvement projects, which diverted a total equivalent to 14,869 passenger tires from the waste stream.

Cal Recycle Website

Funding Portion

CalRecycle funded a portion of the projects with a grant in the amount of $82,726. The following streets were completed using the rubberized hot mix asphalt: 

  • Spring Street  24th to 36th 

  • Downtown Area Road Rehabilitation  (6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, and Park Streets) 

Staff Managed Projects

Staff manages approximately 25 to 30 projects at any given time. Projects like:

  • Design Water Lines
  • Sewer Lines
  • Street and Alley Pavement Maintenance
  • Sidewalk Rehabilitation
  • Building Improvements
  • Constructing Public Buildings and/or Parks
  • Studies Looking at Any Facilities or Utilities Are Handled by Public Works

Major Visual & Physical Impact

Projects with a major visual and physical impact, such as the improved Veterans Memorial Bridge, involve teamwork from Public Works and other City Departments. Capital Projects Management work includes community outreach using press releases, interviews and public meetings to help inform City residents and businesses about projects.