Road Work |

Road Work

Nevada City and Grass Valley

— Work will continue through Friday to raise manhole frames and valve boxes on Walsh, West Main and High streets; and Lidster Avenue. Crews will also place a street drain down Chapel Street from Collins Lane to the bottom of Chapel.

— Installation of a storm drain at Little Wolf Creek on South Auburn Street will slow traffic from East McKnight to Whiting Street through Friday. It may be necessary to close South Auburn to through traffic at various times.


— On Highway 20: Expect one-way traffic control and delays of five to 10 minutes from north of the Highway 49 junction to the I-80 junction from 6:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Crews are scheduled for culvert cleaning, brush clearing and delineation repair.

— On Interstate 80, east of Auburn: Expect the No. 1 lane closed and delays of five to10 minutes on eastbound I-80 between the Highway 174 junction and Alpine Interchange from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. A contractor is scheduled for surveying.


— Interstate 80 (east of Truckee): Expect various lane closures affecting east and westbound from east of the central Truckee Interchange to east of the Floriston Bridge until8 a.m. on Friday. Multiple work areas may cause cumulative delays of up to 30 minutes.

— On Highway 49: Expect one-way traffic control and delays of five to 10 minutes at various locations between Camptonville and the Yuba Pass from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Crews are doing routine maintenance along the roadway.

— On Highway 49 in Auburn: Expect the southbound No. 2 lane closed with minimal delays from Elm Avenue to Palm Avenue from 10 p.m. today to 5 a.m on Friday. A contractor is scheduled to install monitoring wells.


— On Interstate 80 in Nevada County from just west of the Fibreboard undercrossing in Truckee to the Floriston Bridge over the Truckee River. Work continues on the rehabilitation of the roadway and replacement of the bridges between West Boca and Floriston.

Call the Caltrans Highway Information Network toll-free 800 number 24 hours a day: 1-800-427-7623 (ROAD), or check

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