Tuesday, April 25, 2017

State Route 29/Sonoma Boulevard-Vallejo Intermittent Lane Closures-Installing New Traffic Signal Lights


State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: April 25, 2017
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Phone: 510/286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

State Route 29/Sonoma Boulevard-Vallejo
Intermittent Lane Closures
Installation of New Traffic Signal Lights and Street Lights
April-July 2017

SOLANO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has started installation of several new traffic signal lights and new and brighter street lights on State Route 29 (SR-29) which is also known as Sonoma Boulevard in Vallejo.

The new traffic signal lights will be installed at four SR-29/Sonoma Boulevard intersections at Alabama, Illinois, Capitol and Ohio Streets.
Caltrans has worked closely with the City of Vallejo in implementing the new signal lights to increase safety for pedestrians and motorists along one of the busiest traffic corridors in the city.

New and brighter street lights will also be installed at 10 intersections along 2-miles of SR-29 between Illinois and Cherry Streets. Crews will also repaint crosswalks to make them more visible to motorists and pedestrians.

SR-29 Sonoma Boulevard-Alternating Lane Closures:
To ensure public and worker safety, various lanes of SR-29/Sonoma Boulevard will be closed intermittently between Illinois and Cherry Streets during the daytime installation work. The project is tentatively scheduled to be completed by July 31, 2017.

Motorists are advised to always drive with caution through construction zones.

For real-time traffic, click-on Caltrans Quick Maps at: http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov/

Or follow us on Twitter at: https://twitter.com/caltransd4

Caltrans appreciates your patience as we work to maintain California’s highways.
Please#BeWorkZoneAlert.
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Friday, April 21, 2017

SR-220 J-Mack Ferry Closed for Emergency Cable Repairs

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: April 21, 2017
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Phone: 510/286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

State Route 220-J-Mack Ferry
Cable Ferry Closed Due to Emergency Repairs for Cable Break
Closed Until Further Notice

SOLANO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has temporarily closed the J-Mack Ferry in the Delta until further notice to perform emergency repairs after the underwater cable on which it runs was damaged.

The ferry travels across Steamboat Slough between Ryer Island in Solano County and Sacramento County.

The J-Mack was closed the evening of Thursday, April 20 and will be returned to service after repairs to the boat’s underwater cable and necessary inspections are completed. Caltrans will make an announcement once an estimated return time is determined.

The J-Mack Ferry provides around the clock service on State Route 220.

During the closure, motorists are advised to use the Real McCoy Ferry, also known as the Cache Slough Ferry along State Route 84.

For the latest, please call the Caltrans Ryer Island Ferry Update Line at (510) 622-0120.

Additional information is also available on the Caltrans Delta Ferries webpage at:
http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist4/deltaferries/

Or follow Caltrans on Twitter at: https://mobile.twitter.com/CaltransD4

Caltrans appreciates your patience as we work to maintain the J-Mack Ferry.

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Friday, April 14, 2017

SR-84 Real McCoy Ferry-Two-Day Closure Starts April 17 at 6:45AM

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: April 14, 2017
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Phone: 510/286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

State Route 84-Real McCoy II Ferry
Two-Day Closure
Starts Monday, April 17 at 6:45 AM
Hydraulic Repairs and Preventive Maintenance


SOLANO COUNTY– The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will temporarily suspend service of the Real McCoy Ferry
on State Route 84 (SR-84).

The Real McCoy Ferry will be closed starting Monday, April 17 at 6:45 AM until 6:00 PM on Tuesday, April 18.
Crews will make necessary repairs to the boat’s hydraulic system and also complete other preventive maintenance work.

During the closure of the Real McCoy, motorists are advised to use either the J-Mack Ferry on State Route 220 (SR-220) or the Miner’s Slough Bridge on SR-84 as a detour when traveling between Ryer Island and Sacramento and Solano Counties.

For the latest information, call the Caltrans Ferry Update Line at (510) 622-0120.

You can also get 24/7 traffic updates on 511.org: https://twitter.com/511SFBay

Or follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/CaltransD4 Caltrans appreciates your patience as we work to maintain the Delta ferries.
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Tuesday, April 4, 2017

SR-12 Rio Vista Bridge-Intermittent Bridge Closures-Bridge Inspections-Thursday, April 6, 2017

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: April 4, 2017
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Phone: 510/286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

State Route 12-Rio Vista Bridge
Intermittent Bridge Closures-Mandatory Inspections
Thursday, April 6, 2017

SOLANO and SACRAMENTO COUNTIES – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform mandatory inspections of the Rio Vista Bridge on State Route 12 (SR-12) between Solano and Sacramento Counties.

The one-day inspections are scheduled starting Thursday, April 6 beginning at 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM that same day. All work is weather permitting.
The inspections are part of Caltrans’ preventive maintenance plan on the bridge.

During the inspections, motorists traveling across the Rio Vista Bridge on SR-12 may experience delays as crews intermittently open the bridge deck.

Motorists should expect delays, allow for extra travel time and may see the bridge open intermittently with no boat or ship present.

For boat and ship traffic, the bridge will operate normally for any vessels passing underneath it along the Sacramento River.

Caltrans thanks you for your patience as we work to maintain California’s highways and bridges. Please #BeWorkZoneAlert.

For 24/7 traffic updates, follow 511.org: https://twitter.com/511SFBAY

Or follow Caltrans on Twitter: https://twitter.com/CaltransD4

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Thursday, March 30, 2017

EB I-80 Carqunez Toll Plaza-Vallejo Lane Closures for Emergency Paving- Mon April 3

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: March 31, 2017
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Phone: 510/286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Eastbound Interstate 80- Vallejo
Carquinez Bridge Toll Plaza
Lane Closures
For Emergency Pavement Repair
Starts Monday, April 3, 2017 at 7:00 AM

SOLANO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform emergency pavement repair work on eastbound Interstate-80 (I-80) at the Carquinez Bridge Toll Plaza.
The work is scheduled Monday, April 3 starting at 7:00 AM until approximately 2:00 PM that same day. All work is weather permitting.

3 Left Lanes Approaching Toll Plaza Closed:
To ensure public and worker safety, the 3 far-left lanes on eastbound I-80 approaching the Carquinez Bridge Toll Plaza will be closed during the work.

Motorists should expect delays and allow for extra time.

For 24/7 traffic updates, follow 511.org: https://twitter.com/511SFBay

Or follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/caltransd4

You can also get real-time information on all State Highways in California on our Caltrans Quick Maps: http://quickma.dot.ca.gov/

Caltrans appreciates your patience as we work to maintain California’s highways and bridges. Please #BeWorkZoneAlert

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Monday, March 27, 2017

I-580 Oakland-Ramp Closures/Detours for Ramp Resurfacing Start 10p March 27

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: March 27, 2017
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Chiconda V Davis
Phone: (510) 286-1227

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

UPDATE On/Off-Ramp Closures for Ramp Resurfacing Project
Various Locations along Interstate 580 Corridor
March 27, 2017 through March 28, 2017

Oakland, Alameda County – Caltrans is closing various on/off ramp locations along Interstate 580 (I-580) eastbound (EB) /westbound (WB) to continue the replacement of ramps and curb ramps within 6 miles of highway from Oakland, CA to Emeryville, CA. There will be increased noise due to the removal of existing roadway and curbs during construction. The work will be conducted during night hours, from 10:00 PM to 6:30 AM at various locations along the I-580 corridor.
Detour schedule is as follows:
• EB I-580 Off-Ramp to Webster St/Broadway Detour: Use next exit.

• EB I-580 On-Ramp from Lakeshore Ave Detour: Follow detour along EB MacArthur Blvd and take the EB Beaumont Ave on-ramp to I-580.

• EB I-580 Off-Ramp to Fruitvale Ave Detour: Use next exit.

• WB State Route 24 (SR-24) Connector to WB I-580 Detour: From WB SR-24; off-ramp to EB I-580; off-ramp to Oakland Ave; NB Oakland Ave; on-ramp to WB I-580.

• WB I-580 On-Ramp from Park Blvd Detour: From Park Blvd, follow detour along WB MacArthur Blvd to NB Lakeshore Ave to WB Grand Ave on-ramp to I-580.

All work is to be completed weather permitting. Motorists should drive with caution through the work zone. Traffic fines are doubled in construction zones. Detailed project information is available at: http://www.dot.ca.gov/d4/580ramps.

Get real-time traffic on Caltrans Quickmaps: http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov/ Or follow Caltrans on Twitter: http://twitter.com/CaltransD4. Caltrans appreciates your patience as we work to maintain California’s highways. Please #BeWorkZoneAlert.
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Friday, March 24, 2017

I-80 Vallejo-WB I-80 onramp at Redwood Street Closed, Tuesday, March 2, 2017

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: March 24, 2017
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Phone: 510/286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Interstate 80- Vallejo
Westbound I-80 Onramp at Redwood Street Closed
Tuesday, March 28, 2017

SOLANO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform emergency pavement repair work at the westbound Interstate-80 (I-80) onramp from Redwood Street in Vallejo on Tuesday, March 28, 2017.
The work is scheduled Tuesday, March 28 starting at 9:00 AM until approximately 3:00 PM that same day. All work is weather permitting.

Westbound I-80 Redwood Street Onramp Closure:
To ensure public and worker safety, the Redwood Street onramp to westbound I-80 will be closed during the work.

Detours: Eastbound Redwood Street onto Westbound I-80:
Motorists entering westbound I-80 from eastbound Redwood Street will be detoured from eastbound Redwood Street to southbound Admiral Callahan, to westbound Tennessee Street and enter westbound I-80 from Tennessee Street.

Detours: Westbound Redwood Street onto Westbound I-80:
Motorists entering westbound I-80 from westbound Redwood Street will be detoured from westbound Redwood Street to southbound Broadway, to eastbound Tennessee Street and enter westbound I-80 from Tennessee Street.

Detours signs will be posted. Motorists should expect delays.

For 24/7 traffic updates, follow 511.org: https://twitter.com/511SFBay
You can also follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/caltransd4

Caltrans appreciates your patience as we work to maintain the highways.
Please #BeWorkZoneAlert.

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