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Road Work

Grass Valley

— 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 Monday. 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 it will be necessary to work Saturday to finish 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 with the 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. South Auburn Street may be closed to through traffic at times during the work day. All businesses will be open and access will be maintained throughout this time period. Crews will work between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m.

— Carpenter Street will be closed from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday at West Main Street while workers crack-seal the street, and will be accessible to through traffic only at Walsh Street during the work week.


— On Interstate 80, west of Truckee: Expect various lane closures and delays of up to five minutes on eastbound I-80 at the Donner Lake Road interchange from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

For more information, call the Caltrans Highway Information Network toll-free number 24 hours a day: 1-800-427-7623, or check

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