Thursday, July 24, 2014

Interstate 880 Emergency Lane Closure on 23rd Street Onramp In Oakland July 25


State of California Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date:              July 24, 2014
District:         4 - Oakland
Contact:        Walter Wallace
Phone:          (510) 286-6115 office

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


Interstate 880 Emergency Lane Closure on 23rd Street Onramp In Oakland
July 25



ALAMEDA COUNTY The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close the High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) lane for the Northbound 880 Onramp at 23rd Avenue in Oakland. The emergency lane closure is scheduled Friday July 25 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. for tree removal as part of the 23rd/29th Street Project.

During construction residents are expected to have increased levels of noise. Motorists should expect delays during closure hours and are advised to use alternative routes if possible.

 Additional project information will be regularly updated on Twitter, Facebook, and our project  webpage: http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist4/projects/88023rd29thovercrossing/.

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Lisbon Avenue in Oakland to Close at East 8th Street near Interstate 880


State of California Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date:              July 24, 2014
District:         4 - Oakland
Contact:        Walter Wallace
Phone:          (510) 286-6115 office

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


Lisbon Avenue in Oakland to Close at East 8th Street



ALAMEDA COUNTY The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close freeway access to Interstate 880 northbound at Lisbon Avenue in Oakland for three consecutive weeks beginning August 4th. During the closure, Caltrans will complete construction of a temporary onramp on East 8th street just north of 29th Ave along northbound Interstate 880 freeway.

During construction, 8th Street between Lisbon Ave. and Portwood Ave. will be restricted to Local Traffic Only.

During construction residents are expected to have increased levels of noise. Motorists should expect delays during closure hours and are advised to use alternative routes if possible.

Additional project information will be regularly updated on Twitter, Facebook, and our project  webpage: http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist4/projects/88023rd29thovercrossing/.

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Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Interstate-80, I-780 and Highway 37-Vallejo Daytime Connector Ramp Closures-July 23 and July 24 Due to Maintenance and Landscaping Work

Date:        July 22, 2014
District:    4 - Oakland
Contact:   Vince Jacala
Phone:     510/286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Interstate-80, I-780 and Highway 37-Vallejo
Daytime Connector Ramp Closures-July 23 and July 24
Due to Maintenance and Landscaping Work
                
SOLANO COUNTY –The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will be performing maintenance work on Interstate-80, I-780 and Highway 37 in Vallejo the week of July 23.
For public and worker safety, the following daytime connector ramp closures with detours will be in effect:
July 23, Interstate-780 connector from westbound I-80 detour:
The eastbound and westbound I-780 connector from westbound I-80 will be closed on July 23 from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. for tree trimming work.
Motorists headed onto eastbound and westbound I-780 from westbound I-80 will continue on westbound I-80 and be detoured to Maritime Academy Drive, then to northbound Sonoma Blvd/Highway 29, then southbound on Lemon Street, and enter I-780 from Lemon Street.
July 24, Highway-37 Wilson Avenue onramp to eastbound Highway 37 detour:
The onramp to eastbound Highway 37 from Wilson Avenue will be closed on July 24 from approximately 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. for landscaping work and litter removal. Motorists headed onto eastbound Highway 37 from Wilson Avenue will be detoured under Highway 37, then onto westbound Highway 37, then exit Walnut Street, then proceed across the Highway 37 overcrossing, then enter eastbound Highway 37.
Detour signs will be posted. Please watch for crews working and allow for extra travel time. All work is weather permitting.

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 our highways.


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Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Highway 12-Rio Vista Shoulder Widening Project Traffic Shift through Construction Zone in Effect

Date:       July 22, 2014
District:   4 - Oakland
Contact:  Vince Jacala
Phone:     510/286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Highway 12-Rio Vista
Shoulder Widening Project
Traffic Shift through Construction Zone in Effect
SOLANO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is continuing with ongoing paving work as part of a construction project to add shoulder and turn pocket lanes on eastbound and westbound Highway 12 just west of Downtown Rio Vista. The project is tentatively scheduled to be completed in January 2015.
To ensure public and worker safety, the traffic lanes on eastbound and westbound Highway 12 through the construction zone have been temporarily reconfigured. The change was made earlier this month.
Drivers should watch for the new curve on Highway 12 between Azevedo Road and Summerset Road. The curve will allow crews to continue work on the project behind the temporary concrete safety barriers.
Motorists should also observe the posted 45 mile per hour speed limit through the construction zone.
Please watch for flaggers and construction crews in the area.

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

Or follow Caltrans at: https://twitter.com/CaltransD4
Caltrans appreciates your patience as we work to improve California’s highways.
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Highway 12-Rio Vista Shoulder Widening Project Traffic Shift through Construction Zone in Effect

Date:       July 22, 2014
District:   4 - Oakland
Contact:  Vince Jacala
Phone:     510/286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Highway 12-Rio Vista
Shoulder Widening Project
Traffic Shift through Construction Zone in Effect
SOLANO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is continuing with ongoing paving work as part of a construction project to add shoulder and turn pocket lanes on eastbound and westbound Highway 12 just west of Downtown Rio Vista. The project is tentatively scheduled to be completed in January 2015.
To ensure public and worker safety, the traffic lanes on eastbound and westbound Highway 12 through the construction zone have been temporarily reconfigured. The change was made earlier this month.
Drivers should watch for the new curve on Highway 12 between Azevedo Road and Summerset Road. The curve will allow crews to continue work on the project behind the temporary concrete safety barriers.
Motorists should also observe the posted 45 mile per hour speed limit through the construction zone.
Please watch for flaggers and construction crews in the area.

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

Or follow Caltrans at: https://twitter.com/CaltransD4
Caltrans appreciates your patience as we work to improve California’s highways.
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Interstate 280 Connector Ramp to State Route 87 Closure

Today’s Date:          July 21, 2014                                                                                   
District:                     District 4, Oakland
Contact:                    Bernard Walik
Phone:                      510.286.5705

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE



Interstate 280 Connector Ramp to State Route 87 Closure

Santa Clara County - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close the southbound I-280 connector off-ramp to southbound SR-87 in order to replace metal beam guardrail with a concrete barrier. The connector off-ramp will be closed during the weekdays (Monday-Friday) July 21 to Aug 1 from 11:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. This project in Santa Clara County  is schedule to be completed by Aug 1.  

Detour for SB I-280 to SB SR-85 Closure: Take northbound SR-87 to West Julian exit to southbound SR-87.

Detour signs and Changeable Message Signs will be posted to assist motorists during this ramp closure. Please drive cautiously when approaching the construction area.  




Work Rescheduled U.S. 101/State Route 116 Construction Full Closures of SR 116 at U.S. 101 Planned for Falsework Installation

Date:              July 22, 2014
District:         4 - Oakland
Contact:        Allyn Amsk
Phone:          510/286-5445
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Work Rescheduled
U.S. 101/State Route 116 Construction
Full Closures of SR 116 at U.S. 101 Planned for Falsework Installation

Petaluma, Sonoma County – Work has been rescheduled for the closure of State Route 116 at U.S. 101 for falsework installation. Falsework is a temporary structure that supports the components of a bridge during construction. There will be full closures of State Route 116 at U.S. 101 Wednesday night, July 23, through Friday night, July 25.  

Closure Schedule
Wednesday night and Thursday night, July 23 - 24
  • Eastbound SR 116 will be closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Westbound SR 116 will be closed from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Friday night, July 25
  • Eastbound SR 116 will be closed from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.
  • Westbound SR 116 will be closed from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Detour: Traffic may detour to Caulfield Lane and S. McDowell Boulevard.

If this work is delayed due to weather conditions, it will be rescheduled for a later time. Please drive cautiously through the construction zone and leave a safe traveling distance between your vehicle and the vehicle ahead of you.  Please remember to Slow for the Cone Zone. The California Highway Patrol will be on site during these closures.

For more information about this Caltrans construction project, please visit the website at http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist4/101petalumablvd, or follow us on Twitter: Caltrans District 4 @Sonoma101.


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