Construction of Build NCC, the first package of projects being constructed as part of the 40-year North Coast Corridor (NCC) Program, began in 2017 and will continue through 2022. Below is a detailed list of each project’s schedule and budget. Build NCC is estimated to cost approximately $1.1 billion with funding available from a combination of federal, state, and regional TransNet revenue sources.

Highway Projects

Schedule:

 

San Elijo Lagoon Highway Bridge Replacement

Construction Completion: 2021

 

Manchester Ave. Multi-Use Facility

Construction Completion: 2021

 

Devonshire Dr. Privacy Wall

Construction Completion: 2019

 

Encinitas and Carlsbad Sound Walls

Construction Begins: 2022

 

One HOV/carpool lane in each direction from Manchester Ave. to Palomar Airport Rd.

Construction Completion: 2021

 

One HOV/carpool lane in each direction from Palomar Airport Rd. to State Route 78

Construction Begins: 2020

 

Budget:

$846 million

Rail Projects

Schedule:

San Elijo Lagoon Double Track Project

Construction Completion: Spring 2019

 

Chesterfield Drive Rail Crossing Improvement Project

Construction Completion: January 2019

          

Budget:

$85 million

Bike, Pedestrian and Community Enhancements Projects

Schedule:

 

North Coast Bike Trail (includes San Elijo Lagoon Highway Bike/Pedestrian Suspension Bridge)

Construction Completion: 2021

 

Chesterfield Drive Rail Crossing Improvement Project

Construction Completion: January 2019

 

Santa Fe Dr. Interchange Bike/Pedestrian Upgrades

Construction Completion: 2019

 

Encinitas Blvd. Interchange Bike/Pedestrian Upgrades

Construction Completion: 2019

 

Coastal Rail Trail

Construction Completion: Spring 2019

Budget:

$50 million

Environmental Enhancements Projects

Schedule:

San Elijo Lagoon Restoration

Construction Completion: 2021

Budget:

$80 million

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