Sierra Roadwork: May 19-24, 2013
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 summer 2013. 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.
Interstate 80 (Placer and Nevada County) from Cisco Grove to Yuba Gap: Motorists can expect various eastbound and westbound lane and ramp closures from 8 p.m. Sunday through noon Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do miscellaneous maintenance work. No two consecutive ramps will be closed at a time to allow for local access.
State Route 20 (Nevada County) from Idaho-Maryland to Brunswick roads in Grass Valley: Motorists can expect various eastbound and westbound lanes closed from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. Monday through Thursday. A contractor is scheduled to install barriers.
Interstate 80 (Nevada and Placer Counties) from the Kingvale to the Donner Lake undercrossing: Motorists can expect various eastbound and westbound lane closures from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday. A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do miscellaneous work.
Interstate 80 (Nevada County) from the Fiberboard undercrossing to Acid Flats: Motorists can expect various eastbound and westbound lane closures from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday. A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do miscellaneous maintenance work.
Interstate 80 (Nevada County) from Kingvale to Rainbow: Motorists can expect various eastbound and westbound lane closures from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday. A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do ditch cleaning.
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