Construction has begun on Phase I of a three-phased project known as Brea Place located at the northwest corner of State College Blvd. and Birch Street. Traffic lanes on State College Blvd. and Birch Street are impacted intermittently between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. until the Thanksgiving holiday. There will not be any planned lane closures during the holiday shopping season. Phase I will add two levels to the existing parking structure. The work includes relocation of the curb, gutter, sidewalk, catch basins, street lights and a traffic signal pole.Phase II will be construction of a 425-unit apartment building near Birch Street and a 146-room hotel across State College Blvd. Phase III will be the construction of a 228-unit apartment building near The Tracks at Brea trail and will be the last phase of the project.Please plan your routes accordingly to account for Phase I of the Brea Place construction during this time. Relevant updates will be provided on the Hines Development project on an ongoing basis.