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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I-780 Overnight Closures at Laurel Street in Vallejo Start Friday, Sept 29 at 10PM

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

Laurel Street at I-780-Vallejo
I-780 Full Highway Overnight Closures
Bridge Deck Work
Start Friday, September 29, 2017 at 10:00 PM

SOLANO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will continue bridge deck work as the new Laurel Street Bridge above Interstate-780 (I-780) takes shape.

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.

Westbound I-780 Overnight Closure
Starts Friday, September 29 at 10:00 PM

To ensure worker and public safety, westbound I-780 at Laurel Street will be closed on Friday, September 29 starting at 10:00 PM until 7:00 AM on Saturday, September 30.

Eastbound I-780 Overnight Closure
Starts Saturday, September 30 at 12:01 AM

Eastbound I-780 will be closed at Laurel Street on Saturday, September 30 starting at 12:01 AM until 7:00 AM that same morning.
Detour signs will be posted. Motorists should expect delays. The CHP will assist with traffic controls. All work is weather dependent.

Detours-Westbound I-780 to westbound/eastbound I-80, Curtola Parkway
Motorists traveling on westbound I-780 (from Benicia to Vallejo) will be detoured to exit I-780 at Glen Cove Road. Then proceed right onto northbound Glen Cove Road, left onto westbound Benicia Road, stay on Benicia Road for approximately 1½ miles, continue on westbound Benicia Road over the I-80/Benicia Road overcrossing, left onto southbound Lemon Street/ Motorists will then have the option to travel either right on westbound Curtola Parkway (towards Downtown Vallejo), or turn left onto eastbound Curtola Parkway to enter either westbound I-80 or eastbound I-80.

Detours-Eastbound Curtola Parkway to Eastbound I-780
Motorists traveling onto eastbound I-780 (from Downtown Vallejo to Benicia) will be detoured onto the exit loop off-ramp to eastbound I-80 from Curtola Parkway, stay left, then maintain the left lane toward the Frontage Road exit, right onto Lincoln Road East, then at the stop sign make an immediate left onto eastbound Benicia Road, continue on Benicia Road for approximately one-mile, right onto southbound Glen Cove Road and enter eastbound I-780 from Glen Cove Road.

Westbound and Eastbound I-80 to Eastbound I-780
Motorists traveling onto eastbound I-780 from westbound I-80 are advised to exit I-80 onto eastbound Benicia Road, southbound Glen Cove Road and enter eastbound I-780 from Glen Cove Road.

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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Monday, September 18, 2017

I-780 Overnight Closures in Vallejo Start Friday, September 22, 2017

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: September 18, 2017
District: 4-Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Vince.jacala@dot.ca.gov
Phone: 510) 286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Laurel Street at I-780-Vallejo
I-780 Full Highway Closures-Two Consecutive Nights
Bridge Deck Work
Friday, September 22 and Saturday, September 23, 2017

SOLANO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will begin installation of bridge scaffolding and start initial bridge deck work as the new Laurel Street Bridge above Interstate-780 (I-780) in Vallejo begins to take shape.
The old Laurel Street Bridge was demolished in June 2017 and is currently being rebuilt above westbound and eastbound I-780.
Installation of the new bridge deck will help bring the new Laurel Street Bridge up to the latest seismic safety standards and move the project one step closer to completion.

Construction of the new bridge will be completed as early as November 2017.

Westbound I-780 Overnight Closure
Starts Friday, September 22 at 10:00 PM

To ensure worker and public safety, westbound I-780 at Laurel Street will be closed on Friday, September 22 starting at 10:00 PM until 7:00 AM on Saturday, September 23.

Eastbound I-780 Overnight Closure
Starts Saturday, September 23 at 11:59 PM

Eastbound I-780 will be closed at Laurel Street on Saturday, September 23 starting at 11:59 PM until 8:00 AM on Sunday, September 24.
Detour signs will be posted. Motorists should expect delays. The CHP will assist with traffic controls. All work is weather dependent.
Detours-Westbound I-780 to westbound/eastbound I-80, Curtola Parkway

Motorists traveling on westbound I-780 (from Benicia to Vallejo) will be detoured to exit I-780 at Glen Cove Road. Then proceed right onto northbound Glen Cove Road, left onto westbound Benicia Road, stay on Benicia Road for approximately 1½ miles, continue on westbound Benicia Road over the I-80/Benicia Road overcrossing, left onto southbound Lemon Street/ Motorists will then have the option to travel either right on westbound Curtola Parkway (towards Downtown Vallejo), or turn left onto eastbound Curtola Parkway to enter either westbound I-80 or eastbound I-80.

Detours-Eastbound Curtola Parkway to Eastbound I-780
Motorists traveling onto eastbound I-780 (from Downtown Vallejo to Benicia) will be detoured onto the exit loop off-ramp to eastbound I-80 from Curtola Parkway, stay left, then maintain the left lane toward the Frontage Road exit, right onto Lincoln Road East, then at the stop sign make an immediate left onto eastbound Benicia Road, continue on Benicia Road for approximately one-mile, right onto southbound Glen Cove Road and enter eastbound I-780 from Glen Cove Road.

Westbound and Eastbound I-80 to Eastbound I-780
Motorists traveling onto eastbound I-780 from westbound I-80 are advised to exit I-80 onto eastbound Benicia Road, southbound Glen Cove Road and enter eastbound I-780 from Glen Cove Road.

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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SR-84 Real McCoy Ferry- 3-Day Closure Starts Thursday, September 21, 2017

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: September 18, 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
3-Day Closure During Repairs to Boat’s Propulsion System
Starts Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 8:00 AM

SOLANO COUNTY— The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is scheduled to close the Real McCoy Ferry on State Route (SR-84) for 3-consecutive days to perform repairs to the boat’s propulsion system.

The closure is scheduled starting Thursday, September 21 at 8:00 AM and will be completed by Saturday, September 23 at 6:00 PM.

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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Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Caltrans and City of Vallejo Partner in Major Maintenance- SR-37 and Mare Island in Vallejo September 13

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: September 12, 2017
District: 4-Oakland Agency: City of Vallejo
Contact: Vince Jacala Contact: Mike Schreiner
Vince.jacala@dot.ca.gov Phone: (707) 648-4319
Phone: (510) 286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Caltrans and City of Vallejo Partner in Major Maintenance Effort
Cleanup Entrances to Mare Island
State Route 37 near Walnut Avenue
Shoulder and Lane Closures During Landscape & Litter Effort

SOLANO COUNTY – Caltrans, the City of Vallejo and several other agencies are teaming up in a major landscaping and litter abatement effort on State Route 37 (SR-37) near the Walnut Avenue exit and at other multiple sites adjacent to SR-37 and on Mare Island in Vallejo.

The major maintenance started earlier this week and continues on Wednesday, September 13. Work starts at 8:00 AM and concludes at 3:00 PM. Work is weather permitting.

Crews from Caltrans and the City will trim-back overgrown trees, clear storm drains, weed, mow and clear-out trash and debris along SR-37 and at multiple sites on Mare Island.

This week’s work is part of an ongoing partnership among Caltrans, the City of Vallejo, and several agencies to beautify main entrances and thoroughfares in Vallejo through the “Vallejo Interagency Partnership” (VIP) program.

Although no highway closures are scheduled, motorists are advised to drive with caution on SR-37 near Walnut Avenue when lane and shoulder closures are in effect.

For additional information regarding the Vallejo Interagency Partnership, see our website: http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist4/projects/VIP/
Or follow us on Twitter: https://twitter/com/CaltransD4

Caltrans thanks you for your patience as we work to maintain California’s highways.
Please #BeWorkZoneAlert.
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Monday, September 11, 2017

I-780 in Vallejo Overnight Closures Two Conecutive Nights Sept 12 and Sept 13, 2017

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: September 11, 2017
District: 4-Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Vince.jacala@dot.ca.gov
Phone: (510) 286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Laurel Street at I-780-Vallejo
I-780 Full Highway Closures-Two Consecutive Nights
Bridge Girder Installation
September 12 and September 13, 2017

SOLANO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will install bridge girders above Interstate-780 (I-780) as part of the I-780 Laurel Street Bridge Project.

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

Eastbound I-780 Overnight Closure
Starts Tuesday, September 12 at 11:00 PM

To ensure worker and public safety, eastbound I-780 at Laurel Street will be closed on Tuesday, September 12 starting at 11:00 PM until 5:00 AM on Wednesday, September 13.

Westbound I-780 Overnight Closure
Starts Wednesday, September 13 at 10:00 PM

Westbound I-780 will be closed at Laurel Street on Wednesday, September 13 starting at 10:00 PM until 5:00 AM on Thursday, September 14.
Detour signs will be posted. Motorists should expect delays. The CHP will assist with traffic controls. All work is weather dependent.

Detours-Westbound I-780 to westbound/eastbound I-80, Curtola Parkway
Motorists traveling on westbound I-780 (from Benicia to Vallejo) will be detoured to exit I-780 at Glen Cove Road. Then proceed right onto northbound Glen Cove Road, left onto westbound Benicia Road, stay on Benicia Road for approximately 1½ miles, continue on westbound Benicia Road over the I-80/Benicia Road overcrossing, left onto southbound Lemon Street/ Motorists will then have the option to travel either right on westbound Curtola Parkway (towards Downtown Vallejo), or turn left onto eastbound Curtola Parkway to enter either westbound I-80 or eastbound I-80.

Detours-Eastbound Curtola Parkway to Eastbound I-780
Motorists traveling onto eastbound I-780 (from Downtown Vallejo to Benicia) will be detoured onto the exit loop off-ramp to eastbound I-80 from Curtola Parkway, stay left, then maintain the left lane toward the Frontage Road exit, right onto Lincoln Road East, then at the stop sign make an immediate left onto eastbound Benicia Road, continue on Benicia Road for approximately one-mile, right onto southbound Glen Cove Road and enter eastbound I-780 from Glen Cove Road.

Westbound and Eastbound I-80 to Eastbound I-780
Motorists traveling onto eastbound I-780 from westbound I-80 are advised to exit I-80 onto eastbound Benicia Road, southbound Glen Cove Road and enter eastbound I-780 from Glen Cove Road.

Laurel Street Bridge Closure-Long-Term Closure
Laurel Street above I-80 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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Wednesday, September 6, 2017

SR-29 Napa River Bridge in Calistoga-Bridge Demoliton Starts Week of September 7, 2017

State of California • Department of Transportation

CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

State Route 29
Napa River Bridge in Calistoga
Bridge Demolition Starts Week of September 7, 2017
Traffic Lanes Remain Open

NAPA COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will begin demolishing the Napa River Bridge on State Route 29 (SR-29) in Calistoga the week of September 7, 2017.

The project demolishes and rebuilds the bridge to the latest seismic safety standards.

Traffic Lanes Remain Open During Bridge Demolition
During the daytime demolition of the southern section of the bridge, lasting approximately 5-7 days, traffic lanes on the bridge will remain open in both northbound and southbound directions.

Motorists are advised to travel with caution as traffic lanes will be slightly shifted, pedestrians should also watch for temporary sidewalk and crosswalk configurations on and near the bridge.

Staged Construction-One Side of the Bridge Remains Open
The bridge will be demolished and rebuilt in stages over two construction seasons allowing the bridge to remain partially open during the work. The southern side of the bridge will be demolished this month and rebuilt in approximately 6-8 months. The northern side will remain open through winter 2017 and will be demolished and rebuilt as early as summer 2018.

Construction Zone Activity
Residents and businesses may temporarily experience increased construction noise. Caltrans thanks you for your patience while we work to maintain California’s highways and bridges.

For real-time traffic, click on Caltrans Quick Maps: http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov
Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/CaltransD4

Or for additional information, go to our SR-29 Napa River Bridge Project website:
http://www.dot.ca.gov/d4/29bridgecalistoga/

Please be #BeWorkZoneAlert.
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