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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 fall 2012. 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. Motorists are reminded that this construction zone is posted at 55 mph and is a no passing zone.



Aug. 21–Oct. 15

On westbound Interstate 80, all through passenger vehicles will be detoured on to a single lane on the eastbound side of Interstate 80. All commercial, large vehicle or vehicles towing will stay on the single remaining lane on the westbound side. Motorists are advised to use caution in the area. Make you lane choice in advance of Nyack to avoid last minute lane changes.




Sept. 5-20

On westbound Interstate 80 at Eagle Lakes — Motorists can expect the westbound off-ramp closed from September 5 through September 20. A contractor is scheduled to do miscellaneous construction work. A detour is available.

Sept. 17-21

On eastbound Interstate 80 from Yuba Gap to Rainbow — Motorists can expect various eastbound lane and ramp closures from 6 a.m. to 7p.m. Monday through Thursday and 6 a.m. to noon Friday. Motorists can also expect traffic to be shifted to two 11-foot lanes. A contractor is scheduled to do paving operations.

SHORT-TERM PROJECTS

State Route 20 (Nevada County) from the Yuba County line to Interstate 80 — Motorists can expect intermittent one-way traffic controls from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday. A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do miscellaneous maintenance work.

State Route 20 (Nevada County) from Mill Street to Uren Street — Motorists can expect various east and westbound lane and ramps closures in various locations from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. Monday through Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do guardrail work.

State Route 20 (Nevada County) from Bennett Street to Bank Street — Motorists can expect various westbound lane closures from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do utility work.

State Route 49 (El Dorado and Placer counties) from State Route 193 to Bear River Bridge — Motorists can expect one-way traffic controls at various locations from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. A Caltrans Crew is scheduled to do miscellaneous maintenance work.

State Route 49 (Placer County) from the South Fork Dry Creek to the North Fork Dry Creek — Motorists can expect one-way traffic controls from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. Monday through Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do bridge work.

State Route 49 (Placer County) from Interstate 80 to Dry Creek Road — Motorists can expect various north and southbound lanes closed from 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. Sunday through Thursday. A contractor is scheduled to do pavement work.

State Route 49 (Nevada County) from the Placer County line to the Yuba County line — Motorists can expect one-way traffic controls from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday. A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do paving work.

State Route 49 (Sierra County) from Downieville to Sierra City — Motorists can expect one-way traffic controls at various locations from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do miscellaneous work.

State Route 49 (Sierra County) from Unnamed Road to the Rest Area near Sierra City — Motorists can expect one-way traffic controls from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do slope clearing.

State Route 49 (Yuba and Sierra Counties) from Moonshine Road to the North Fork Yuba River bridge — Motorists can expect one-way traffic controls from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do guardrail work.

Interstate 80 (Sierra and Nevada Counties) from the Nevada State line to Farad — Motorists can expect various east and westbound lane closures from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday. A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do miscellaneous maintenance work.

Interstate 80 (Nevada County) State Route 89 south to Floriston — Motorists can expect intermittent east and westbound lane closures from 10 p.m. Sunday through 11 a.m. Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do bridge work.

Interstate 80 (Nevada County) at State Route 267/State Route 89N — Motorists can expect various westbound lane closures from 4 p.m. to 5 a.m. (8 a.m. Saturday) Monday through Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do miscellaneous bridge work.

Interstate 80 (Nevada County) from the Placer County line to the Donner Lake under-crossing — Motorists can expect various east and westbound lane closures from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday. A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do paving work.

Interstate 80 (Nevada and Placer Counties) from South Yuba River to Troy under-crossing — Motorists can expect the westbound #1 from 9 p.m. Sunday through 11 a.m. Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do grinding operations.

Interstate 80 (Placer County) from Nyack to the State Route 193 — Motorists can expect intermittent east and westbound lane closures from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do miscellaneous work.

Interstate 80 (Placer County) from Alta to Drum Forebay — Motorists can expect various east and westbound lane closures from 3 p.m. to 10 a.m. Sunday through Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do grinding operations.

Interstate 80 (Placer County) at Bowman — Motorists can expect the east and westbound #3 lane closed from 10 a.m. Sunday through 4 p.m. Thursday. A contractor is scheduled to do miscellaneous work.

Interstate 80 (Placer County) from Rocklin Road to State Route 193 — Motorists can expect various east and westbound lane closures from 8 p.m. to 8 a.m. Sunday through Saturday. A contractor is scheduled to do striping work.

State Route 89 (Nevada County) at Prosser Dam Road/Alder Drive — Motorists can expect one-way traffic controls from 6:30 a.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Thursday. A contractor is scheduled to do sidewalk and gutter work.

State Route 89 (Placer County) from Squaw Valley Road to the Nevada County line — Motorists can expect one-way traffic controls from 5 p.m. to 2 p.m. (noon Friday) Sunday through Thursday. A contractor is scheduled to do miscellaneous construction work. Motorists can expect delays of approximately 20 minutes.

State Route 89 (Placer County) from Alpine Meadows Road to the West River Street — Motorists can expect one-way traffic controls from 4 a.m. to 10 a.m. Monday through Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do sign work.

State Route 174 (Placer County) from the Nevada County line to Interstate 80 — Motorists can expect one-way traffic controls from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday. A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do miscellaneous work.

State Route 174 (Nevada County) from the Bear River bridge to Highway 49 — Motorists can expect one-way traffic controls from 6 a.m. to midnight Monday through Saturday. A contractor is scheduled to do paving work.

State Route 193 (Placer County) from Old State Highway to Gold Hill Road — Motorists can expect one-way traffic controls from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do miscellaneous work.


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