Friday, October 13, 2017

I-780 Laurel Bridge-Additional Block of Laurel Street Closed 4-days Starts October 17

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: October 13, 2017
District: 4-Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Vince.jacala@dot.ca.gov
Phone: (510) 286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Laurel Street Bridge at I-780-Vallejo
Additional Block of Laurel Street Closed 4-Days
Starts Tuesday, October 17, 2017

SOLANO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will begin pouring concrete to form the bridge deck of the new Laurel Street Bridge which will require a 4-day closure of an additional block of Laurel Street just north of the bridge.

The old Laurel Street Bridge was demolished in June 2017 and is currently being rebuilt above westbound and eastbound I-780 in Vallejo.
The new Laurel Street Bridge will be constructed to bring the bridge up to the latest seismic safety standards. Construction of the new bridge will be completed as early as November 2017.

Laurel Street CLOSED at Reis Avenue-4-Day Closure
To ensure worker and public safety, northbound and southbound Laurel Street will be closed at Reis Avenue for four consecutive days starting Tuesday, October 17 at 8:00 AM until Friday, October 20 at 5:00 PM. The closure is needed to complete concrete work on the bridge.

Driveways Remain Open
Residents on Laurel Street and Reis Avenue will continue to have access to their driveways. Laurel Street remains closed over I-780. Local detours remain in effect.

Westbound I-780 enter at Cedar Street-Eastbound I-780 enter at Glen Cove
Motorists traveling from Benicia Road to the westbound I-780 entrance will be detoured from Benicia Road to southbound Cedar Street and enter westbound I-780 (towards Downtown Vallejo and I-80) from Cedar Street. Motorists on Benicia Road traveling to eastbound I-780 are advised to continue east on Benicia Road, southbound on Glen Cove Road and enter eastbound I-780 from Glen Cove Road.

Detour signs will be posted. Motorists should expect delays. All work is weather dependent.
Laurel Street Bridge Closure-Long-Term Closure
Laurel Street above I-780 will remain closed continuously until construction of the new bridge is completed. Local detours are in effect.

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

Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/caltransd4
Or for additional information, go to our project website: http://www.dot.ca.gov/d4/780laurelstreetbridge/

Caltrans thanks you for your patience as we work to maintain California’s highways and bridges.
Please #BeWorkZoneAlert.
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Thursday, October 12, 2017

J-Mack Ferry Closure Friday, October 13 at 10:00 AM

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: October 12, 2017
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Phone: 510/286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

J-Mack Ferry-Approach Ramp Paving
Temporary Closure
Rescheduled To
Friday, October 13, 2017 starting at 10:00 AM

SOLANO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will temporarily close the J-Mack Ferry on State Route 220 (SR-220) in the Delta to pave the approach lanes to the ferry dock.

The J-Mack closure originally scheduled to start Thursday, October 12 at 10:00 AM until 1:00 PM has been rescheduled due to emergency repairs on the Real McCoy Ferry.

The J-Mack is now scheduled to close starting Friday, October 13, 2017 at 10:00 AM until 1:00 PM that same day. The J-Mack Ferry runs on a cable across Steamboat Slough between Ryer Island in Solano County and Sacramento County.

The J-Mack, provides around the clock service on SR-220.

During the closure, motorists are advised to use the Real McCoy Ferry, also known as the Cache Slough Ferry along State Route 84 (SR-84) of the Miner Slough Bridge on SR-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, October 6, 2017

SR-84 Real McCoy Ferry Overnight Closure Tuesday, October 10, 2017

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: October 6, 2017
District: 4-Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Vince.jacala@dot.ca.gov
Phone: (510) 286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

State Route 84-Real McCoy Ferry
Overnight Maintenance Closure
Starts Tuesday, October 10 at 10:00 PM

SOLANO COUNTY— The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has scheduled an overnight closure of the Real McCoy Ferry on State Route (SR-84) to perform regular preventive maintenance.

The closure is scheduled starting Tuesday, October 10 at 10:00 PM and will be completed by Wednesday, October 11 at 4:00 AM.

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

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.

Please #BeWorkZoneAlert.

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Thursday, September 28, 2017

SR-220 J-Mack Closure Fri, Sept 29

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: September 28, 2017
District: 4-Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Vince.jacala@dot.ca.gov
Phone: (510) 286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

State Route 220-J-Mack Ferry
Daytime Closure
Friday, September 29 starting at 8:30 AM
Ramp Repair

SOLANO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will temporarily close the J-Mack Ferry on State Route 220 (SR-220) Friday, September 29 to repair the ramp motorists use to access the ferry from the Ryer Island dock.

The J-Mack is scheduled to close starting Friday, September 29 at 8:30 AM until 3:00 PM that same day.

The J-Mack Ferry runs on a cable across Steamboat Slough between Ryer Island in Solano County and Sacramento County. And provides around the clock service on SR-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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Wednesday, September 27, 2017

SR-84 Real McCoy Ferry Returned to Service Sept 26

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: September 27, 2017
District: 4-Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Vince.jacala@dot.ca.gov
Phone: (510) 286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

State Route 84-Real McCoy Ferry
Returned to Service
Following Repairs to Boat’s Propulsion System

SOLANO COUNTY— The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has returned the Real McCoy Ferry on State Route (SR-84) to service after performing emergency repairs to the boat’s propulsion system.

The Real McCoy was closed on Tuesday, September 26 at 10:30 AM and was returned to service shortly after 9:00 PM on September 26 .

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.

Please #BeWorkZoneAlert.

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Tuesday, September 26, 2017

SR-84 Real McCoy Ferry Emergency Closure Tuesday, September 26

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: September 26, 2017
District: 4-Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Vince.jacala@dot.ca.gov
Phone: (510) 286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

State Route 84-Real McCoy Ferry
Emergency Closure
Due Repairs to Boat’s Propulsion System
Tuesday, September 26, 2017

SOLANO COUNTY— The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has closed the Real McCoy Ferry on State Route (SR-84) until further notice to perform emergency repairs to the boat’s propulsion system.

The Real McCoy was closed on Tuesday, September 26 at approximately 10:30 AM.

As of Tuesday, September 26 at 12:00 PM, mechanics were working on emergency repairs.

Caltrans will announce a return time for the Real McCoy Ferry as soon as that information becomes available.

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

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.

Please #BeWorkZoneAlert.

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Monday, September 25, 2017

Westbound I780 Columbus Parkway Exit Closed 4 Days Starting Sept 26

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: September 25, 2017
District: 4-Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Vince.jacala@dot.ca.gov
Phone: (510) 286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Westbound I-780 in Benicia
Columbus Parkway Exit Closed
Four Consecutive Days
Starts Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Tree Removals for Utility Safety

SOLANO COUNTY— The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) working closely with PG&E is scheduled to close the Columbus Parkway exit from westbound Interstate-780 in Benicia during four consecutive days starting Tuesday, September 26, 2017.

Crews will remove multiple overgrown trees and bushes on and near the Columbus Parkway exit to ensure the continued access and operation of underground utility pipelines in the area.

During the work, the Columbus Parkway exit from westbound I-780 will be closed each day Tuesday, September 26, Wednesday, September 27, Thursday, September 28 and Friday, September 29 starting at 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM each day.

All work is weather permitting.

Detours during WB I-780 Columbus Parkway Offramp Closure
During the closure of the Columbus Parkway Offramp, motorists headed to Columbus Parkway will continue on westbound I-780, exit Glen Cove Road, turn right onto eastbound Glen Cove, then right onto southbound Benicia Road and enter Columbus Parkway from Benicia Road. Detour signs will be posted. Please allow for extra travel time.

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

For 24/7 traffic updates, follow 511.org: https://twitter.com/511SFBAY
Or follow us on Twitter: https://twitter/com/CaltransD4

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