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January 27, 2013
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Sierra roadwork schedule for Jan. 28 – Feb. 2


LONG-TERM PROJECTS

State Highway 49 (Nevada County) Work has resumed on the $29 million Highway 49/La Barr Meadows Project that will widen State Route 49 to four lanes between Little Valley Road and Norambagua Way, just south of Grass Valley.

The project includes a signalized intersection at La Barr Meadows Road, widening of shoulders, right- turn pockets and new sound walls.

Completion is expected by spring 2013. No traffic interfering work is scheduled.

Interstate 80 (Placer and Nevada Counties) from Carpenter Flat to Hampshire Rock: Work continues on the $105 million Emigrant Gap project on Interstate 80. Work includes total roadway replacement with Portland cement concrete, improving the drainage systems and installing new sediment/debris collection systems. Completion is expected in the fall of 2013. No traffic interfering work is scheduled.

SHORT-TERM PROJECTS

State Route 49 (El Dorado and Placer Counties) from the Bear River Bridge to State Route 193 in Cool: Motorists can expect one-way traffic controls in various locations from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do miscellaneous work.

State Route 49 (Nevada County) from West Empire Street to Millhouse Drive: Motorists can expect one-way traffic controls in various locations from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do tree work.

State Route 49 (Sierra County) from Lager Beer Sidehill Viaduct to Union Flat Campground: Motorists can expect one-way traffic controls from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do tree work.

Interstate 80 (Placer County) from State Route 193 to Gold Run: Motorists can expect various east and westbound lane closures from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday. A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do miscellaneous maintenance work.

Interstate 80 (Placer County) at Bowman Road: Motorists can expect various east and westbound lane closures from midnight Monday through 11:59 p.m. Friday.

A contractor is scheduled to do bridge work.

State Route 174 (Placer County) from Forest Hill Street and North Star Avenue: Motorist can expect one-way traffic controls from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. Tuesday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do electrical work.

Unexpected schedule changes may occur. For current information on roadwork, delays, road conditions and emergency closures, call the voice-activated Caltrans Highway Information Network (CHIN) at 800-427-7623 (ROAD) or visit the Caltrans website at: www.dot.ca.gov.


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