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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Thursday, March 9, 2017

EB I-80 Closure in Contra Costa County due to Police Investigation March 9


State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: March 9, 2017
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Shannon Brinias
Phone: (510) 286-5543

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

All Lanes of Interstate 80 Eastbound Closed
Following Police Investigation
In Contra Costa County

Contra Costa County, Calif. – California Highway Patrol requested a hard closure from Caltrans for all lanes of Interstate 80 (I-80) eastbound at Cutting Boulevard in Contra Costa County following a reported shooting on the Interstate. Caltrans has not been provided information about when I-80 EB will reopen. CHP is handling the investigation.

Motorists are advised to take alternate routes if possible and be prepared for lengthy delays. Changeable Message Signs and signage related to the I-80 SMART Corridor are providing motorist information. Motorists should use caution when approaching the closure.

Get real-time traffic on Caltrans Quickmaps: http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov/ or follow Caltrans on Twitter: http://twitter.com/CaltransD4. For 24/7 traffic updates,
go to 511.org: https://twitter.com/511SFBay.



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Monday, March 6, 2017

SR-113 Between Dixon and Rio Vista Reopens Monday, March 6, 2016

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: March 6, 2017
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Phone: 510/286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

State Route 113
Between Dixon and Rio Vista
Reopening Monday, March 6, 2017
Ahead of Schedule Following Flood Repairs

SOLANO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is scheduled to reopen State Route 113 (SR-113) between Hay Road and State Route 12 (SR-12) in rural Solano County by 7:00 PM on Monday, March 6, 2017.

The reopening of SR-113 is ahead of the original reopening date of Saturday, March 11.

SR-113 just south of the City of Dixon in unincorporated Solano County has been closed since the week of February 27 and was originally scheduled to be closed until Saturday, March 11 to complete storm-related repairs to the highway.

During the closure, Caltrans completed culvert repairs which crews started during January’s heavy rains.

The culvert repairs will improve drainage on and adjacent to SR-113 and make the highway less flood prone in the future.

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

You can also get real-time information on all State Highways in California on our Caltrans Quick Maps: http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov/
Please be #WorkZoneAlert
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WB I-80 Fairfield-Overnight Full Highway Closure-Rescheduled to Start March 16, 2017

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: March 6, 2017
District: 4 – Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Phone: (510) 286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Westbound-I-80 at Green Valley Road in Fairfield
Overnight Full Highway Closures
Rescheduled
New Start Scheduled Thursday, March 16, 2017

SOLANO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) and its project partner the Solano Transportation Authority (STA) will install permanent overhead highway signs on westbound Interstate-80 at Green Valley Road in Fairfield. The work is part of the I-80/I-680/SR-12 Interchange Project.

This was work was originally scheduled to start on March 9 but has been postponed to March 16.

Westbound I-80 Overnight Full Highway Closure-March 16 and 17
To ensure worker and public safety, a full overnight closure of westbound I-80 at Green Valley Road is scheduled Thursday, March 16 starting at 10:30 PM until Friday, March 17 at 3:00 AM.

Westbound I-80 will also be closed the following night, Friday, March 17 at 11:30 PM until 4:00 AM on Saturday, March 18.

Overnight Westbound I-80 Detour
During the overnight closures, westbound I-80 motorists will be detoured onto the Suisun Valley Road off-ramp, then onto Neitzel Road, left onto Business Center Drive, left on Green Valley Road and re-enter westbound I-80 from Green Valley Road. Detour signs will be posted. Motorists should allow for extra travel time. All work is weather permitting.

For More Project Information
For additional project information: http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist4/projects/solano8068012/

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

Caltrans thanks you for your patience as we work to improve California’s highways.
Please be #BeWorkZoneAlert.
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Friday, March 3, 2017

SR13/Ashby AV Berkeley Sidewalk Curb Improvements-Update wk of March 13


State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY


Date: March 3, 2017
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Shannon Brinias / Chiconda Davis
Phone: (510) 286-5543 / (510) 286-1227

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

ADA Curb Ramps and Sidewalk Improvements on State Route 13 / Ashby Avenue in Berkeley

Alameda County, Calif. – Caltrans is continuing work to upgrade curb ramps and sidewalks for Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliance improvements along State Route 13 (SR-13) / Ashby Avenue in Berkeley, Alameda County.

The work takes place at 15 locations between Shattuck Avenue and 7th Street along SR-13 / Ashby Avenue. However during the week of March 6-10, construction is anticipated at: SR-13 between King Street and Sacramento Street; and SR-13 at Acton Street. Please note specific construction alerts for individual sites below:

• Sidewalk replacement on the north side of SR-13 adjacent to addresses numbered 1609 through 1645 Ashby Avenue will require trimming of overhanging vegetation. Residents are advised to trim vegetation ahead of March 6 or it will be cut back during sidewalk demolition.
• Upcoming work during the week of March 13-17 will impede access to parking for residents of the Ashby Court apartments (1222-1226 Ashby Avenue) and residents of 1947 Ashby Avenue. Dates of the 10-hour sidewalk closures are:
o Monday, March 13 from 7:00 AM until 5:00 PM there will be no driveway access for parking spaces 1-8 at the Ashby Court apartments.
o Tuesday March 14 from 7:00 AM until 5:00 PM there will be no driveway access for parking spaces 9-16 at the Ashby Court Apartments.
o Wednesday March 15 from 7:00 AM until 5:00 PM there will be no driveway access for residents of 1947 Ashby Avenue.

Sidewalk and ADA ramp work will necessitate temporary equipment staging in the parking lane along the SR-13 / Ashby Avenue corridor, making the parking lane in the area of construction unavailable for general use on a short-term basis. Signage will provide 72-hour notice prior to any parking restrictions. More information is available at: http://www.dot.ca.gov/d4/13ashbyaveada/.

Motorists should drive with caution through the work zone. Get real-time traffic on Caltrans Quickmaps: http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov/ or follow Caltrans on Twitter: http://twitter.com/CaltransD4.
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SB SR-24 Oakland-Overnight Lane Reductions for Storm Repair Start March 10

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: March 3, 2017
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Shannon Brinias
Phone: (510) 286-5543

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE




Emergency Storm Repairs on Major January Sinkhole on
State Route 13 near State Route 24
Through March 10

Alameda County, Calif. – Caltrans is conducting overnight work to shore up the supporting grade of State Route 13 in the area of a major sinkhole reported on SR-13 southbound in late January just north of the off ramp to Broadway Terrace in Oakland in Alameda County. Work will take place during the following hours:

• Lane reductions will be in effect on Friday March 3 and Saturday March 4 from 8:00 PM until 7:00 AM the following day.
• Lane reductions will be in effect on Monday March 6 through Friday March 10 from 8:00 PM until 5:00 AM the following day.
• Additional nights of work may be necessary.



The work involves noise at times and heavy vehicle traffic. Motorists should drive with caution through the work zone.

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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SR-12 Rio Vista Bridge-Deck Repair-One Way Traffic Controls Start March 10

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: March 3, 2017
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Phone: 510/286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

State Route 12-Rio Vista Bridge
One-Way Traffic Controls-Deck Repair Work
Starting Friday, March 10, 2017

Solano and Sacramento Counties – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform deck repair work on the Rio Vista Bridge on State Route 12 (SR-12) between Solano and Sacramento Counties.

The daytime repair is scheduled on 3 non-consecutive days starting Friday, March 10.

Work is scheduled:
• Friday, March 10 at 7:30 AM until 3:30 PM
• Saturday, March 11 at 6:00 AM until 5:00 PM
• Monday, March 13 at 7:30 AM until 3:30 PM

To ensure public and worker safety, one-way traffic controls will be in effect during the work. Crews will alternate lane closures in both eastbound and westbound directions. This will allow one lane on the bridge to remain open during the work. Flaggers will help direct traffic.

Motorists should expect delays and allow for extra travel time.

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 additional information, go to our Caltrans website: http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist4/

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