Sierra roadwork: April 22-27 | TheUnion.com

Sierra roadwork: April 22-27

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Sierra roadwork schedule Monday through Saturday, April 22-27:

LONG-TERM PROJECTS

Interstate 80 (Placer County) from the Long Ravine underpass to just east of the Magra Road Overcrossing: Major roadwork for the winter is suspended on a $50.6 million project to construct a three-mile truck climbing lane on eastbound I-80 and make other improvements to the interstate just east of Colfax, including replacing and widening the Cape Horn undercrossing bridge. Other work including retaining wall and slope reconstruction may proceed during the winter season, weather permitting. No traffic interfering work is scheduled this week.

SHORT-TERM PROJECTS

State Route 49 (Sierra County) from the Lager Beer Sidehill Viaduct to Fiddle Creek: Motorists can expect intermittent one-way traffic control and a right shoulder closure from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday for guardrail work.

State Route 49 (Sierra County) from Brandy City Road to Yuba Pass Summit: Motorists can expect intermittent one-way traffic control from 7 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Monday through Thursday for miscellaneous work.

State Route 49 (Sierra County) from Yuba Pass Summit to Vista Point: Motorists can expect intermittent one-way traffic control from 6:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday for shoulder work.

State Route 49 (Placer County) from Palm Avenue to Dry Creek Road: Motorists can expect intermittent lane and a right shoulder closure from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Thursday for geotechnical drilling.

Interstate 80 (Placer County) at the Elm Avenue Overcrossing: Westbound motorists can expect a full onramp closure from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday for guardrail repair.

Interstate 80 (Placer County) from the Bowman Undercrossing to the Haines Road Overcrossing: Westbound motorists can expect a right shoulder closure around the clock through December 2019. Detour signs will be in place for a County bridge deck replacement project.

State Route 89 (Sierra County) at Little Truckee River: Motorists can expect intermittent one-way traffic control and a right shoulder closure from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday for guardrail repair.

State Route 89 (Placer County) from Cottonwood Road & Bear Valley Road to Old Truckee Road: Motorists can expect intermittent one-way traffic control from 6:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday for shoulder work.

State Route 267 (Placer County) from the Nevada County line to the road leading to the ranger station: Motorists can expect intermittent one-way traffic control from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday for a crack seal operation.

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 Caltrans “QuickMap” website at: http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov/.


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