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Sierra roadwork scheduled for this week


SIERRA ROADWORK SCHEDULE

Nov. 18– 23

Long-term projects

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 October of 2013.

Nov. 17 – Nov. 22

Interstate 80 (Placer and Nevada County) from Cisco Grove to Yuba Gap: Motorists can expect various east and westbound lane closures from 10 p.m. Sunday through noon Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do miscellaneous construction work

Short-term projects

State Route 20 (Nevada County) from Gold Flat Road to Uren Street in Nevada City: Motorists can expect east and westbound #1 lanes closed from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday. A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do landscape work.

State Route 49 (El Dorado and Placer Counties) from State Route 193 in Cool to the Bear River Bridge: Motorists can expect one-way traffic controls from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do miscellaneous maintenance work.

State Route 49 (Yuba and Sierra Counties) from the Yuba Pass Summit to Marysville Road: 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 miscellaneous maintenance work.

Interstate 80 (Nevada County) at the Truckee River Bridge east of Truckee: Motorists can expect a full highway closure from 6:30 a.m. to 6:45 a.m. Sunday. A contractor is scheduled to do utility work.

Interstate 80 (Placer County) from State Route 193 to Gold Run: Motorists can expect various east and westbound lane closures from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

State Route 174 (Placer County) from Interstate 80 to the Nevada County line: Motorists can expect one-way traffic controls from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do miscellaneous maintenance work.

The Caltrans District Traffic Management Branch has reviewed each project and determined that individual project delays are expected to be less than the statewide policy maximum of 30 minutes, unless noted otherwise above.

Lanes are numbered from the center divide (#1) to the shoulder (#2, 3, 4, etc.).

Unexpected schedule changes may occur. For current information, call the voice-activated Caltrans Highway Information Network (CHIN) at 800-427-7623 (ROAD) or visit Caltrans “Quickmap” website at: http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov/.


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