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Road Work

Nevada County

— The Department of Transportation and Sanitation will be closing Mooney Flat Road to all through traffic, from its intersection with Pleasant Valley Road westerly 11/2 miles through Oct. 15, weather permitting. The road will be closed from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Each workday in order to widen the roadway.

— Work will continue on the installation of underground dry utilities on Mill Street. Due to various construction activities on Mill Street, this area will be closed to all trucks from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays until further notice.

— Work on Grass Valley’s 2002 Overlay project will continue in the Butler Street area. The city and Hanson Bros. Have found that it will be necessary to work Saturday to finish the sewer replacement on Butler, to enable paving to continue this week.

— South Auburn Street from East McKnight to the intersection at Whiting street construction continues on the South Auburn Street Improvements Project. Placement of a 24-inch storm drain as well as work on frontage improvements will continue through Friday, starting at the culvert placed at Little Wolf Creek, north toward the Whiting Street intersection. It may be necessary to close South Auburn Street to through traffic at times during the work day. All businesses will be open and access will be maintained throughout this time period. Everyone is asked to watch for construction signs and proceed with caution through the work areas. Crews will be onsite between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m.


— Interstate 80, east of Auburn: Expect various lane closures and delays of five to 10 minutes on east- and westbound between Auburn Ravine Road and Gold Run from 7:30 a.m. A Caltrans crew is profiling pavement.

— On Interstate 80 between Gold Run and Kingvale: Expect various lane closures and delays of five to 10 minutes east- and westbound at various locations between Gold Run and Kingvale from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Crews are doing routine maintenance.

Through Friday

Interstate 80 (east of Truckee): Expect various lane closures affecting east and westbound I-80 from east of the central Truckee Interchange to the Floriston Bridge until 8 a.m. on Friday. Multiple work areas may cause cumulative delays of up to 30 minutes.

For up-to-the-minute information on road work, delays, Sierra road conditions and emergency closures, 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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