Thursday, February 11, 2016

Real McCoy Ferry-Closure-Safety Insepction-Until Feb 17

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: February 11, 2016
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Bob Haus
Phone: 510/286-5576

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Real McCoy II Ferry
Closure-Annual Mandatory Safety Inspection
February 11 until February 17, 2016

SOLANO COUNTY– The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has temporarily suspended service of the Real McCoy II Ferry on State Route 84 (SR 84) in Solano County effective Thursday, February 11 until Wednesday, February 17.

Caltrans will make an announcement once a specific return time is scheduled.
During the closure, crews will conduct the vessel’s annual mandatory safety inspection.

Real McCoy Ferry I Ferry Detour
During the service interruption of the Real McCoy, motorists are advised to use the J-Mack Ferry on State Route 220 (SR 220) or the Miner Slough Bridge State Route 84 (SR 84) as a detour.

Delta Ferry Update Line
For the latest information, motorists can call the Caltrans Ryer Island Ferry Update Line at (510) 622-0120.

Caltrans regrets any inconvenience and thanks you for your patience as we work to maintain California’s Delta Ferries.

Check our Delta Ferries webpage: http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist4/deltaferries/
Or follow Caltrans on Twitter at: https://twitter.com/CaltransD4
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Highway 12-Rio Vista Bridge-Traffic Controls Start Feb 16

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: February 11, 2016
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Phone: 510/286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Highway 12-Rio Vista Bridge
One-Way Traffic Controls-Mandatory Inspections
Start Tuesday, February 16, 2016

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 four days of inspections are scheduled each day starting Tuesday, February 16 through Friday, February 19. Crews will start the inspections beginning at 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM daily. All work is weather permitting.
The inspections are part of Caltrans’ preventive maintenance plan on the bridge.

To ensure public and worker safety, one-way traffic controls will be in effect. 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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Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Caltrans to Repair Underground Drain Pipes on SR-87

TRAFFIC ADVISORY


Today’s Date: February 10, 2016
District: District 4, Oakland
Contact: Bernard Walik
Phone: 510.286.5705

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Caltrans to Repair Underground Drain Pipes on SR-87

Santa Clara County- The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will complete repairs to improve the drainage on the northbound SR-87 connector to I-280 in San Jose on Wednesday, February 10, from 11:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.

The work will not require lane closures; however, portions of the right shoulder will be intermittently closed during low peak traffic hours. Caltrans will be installing new drainage pipes and replace sections of damaged guardrail.

No lane closures or detours will be required during this maintenance project
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Real McCoy II Ferry-Temporary Closure Feb 10

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: February 10, 2016
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Phone: 510/286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Real McCoy II Ferry –Temporarily Closed For Repair
Wednesday, February 10, 2016

SOLANO COUNTY– The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has temporarily suspended service of the Real McCoy II Ferry on State Route 84 to perform emergency mechanical repairs.

As of Wednesday, February 10 at 10:30 AM, service is suspended until further notice. Crews are working diligently to return the ferry to service. Caltrans will make an announcement a return time is determined.

The Real McCoy II also known as the Cache Slough Ferry, provides regular service on State Route 84 between Ryer Island and the city of Rio Vista in Solano County.

The delta region ferry normally runs scheduled crossings every 20 minutes, on the hour, 20 minutes after the hour, and 40 minutes after the hour.
Real McCoy II Ferry and J-Mack Ferry Detour

During the service interruption of the Real McCoy, motorists are advised to use the J-Mack Ferry on Highway 220 or the Miner Slough Bridge on Highway 84 to travel between Ryer Island and neighboring communities in Sacramento and Solano Counties.

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

Or check our Delta Ferries webpage: http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist4/deltaferries/ Or follow Caltrans on Twitter at: https://twitter.com/CaltransD4

Thank you for your patience as we work to maintain the Delta Ferries.
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Real McCoy II Ferry Returns To Service Feb 9

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: February 9, 2016
District: 04
Contact: Robert Haus
Phone: (510) 715-7212

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


THE REAL MCCOY II FERRY RETURNS TO SERVICE,
EFFECTIVE TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 9


SOLANO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) returned the Real McCoy II Ferry on State Route 84 to service on Tuesday, February 9, after completion of the mandated dry dock inspection from November 30 to February 9, 2016.

The Real McCoy II Ferry, also known as the Cache Slough Ferry, provides regular service on State Route 84 between Ryer Island and the city of Rio Vista in Solano County.

The delta region ferry runs scheduled crossings every 20 minutes, on the hour, 20 minutes after the hour, and 40 minutes after the hour.

For the latest information, call the Ferry Update Line at (510) 622-0120. Or Delta Ferries webpage: http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist4/deltaferries/

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

Caltrans appreciates the public’s patience as we maintain the Real McCoy II Ferry.

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Thursday, February 4, 2016

SR-29-Channelization Project-Napa County wks Feb 7 & Feb 14

State of California • Department of Transportation

CONSTRUCTION NOTICE

Date: February 4, 2016
District: 4 – Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Phone: (510) 286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

State Route 29-Channelization Project-Napa County
Updates Starting Sunday, February 7

NAPA COUNTY – Caltrans and its local stakeholders are continuing construction of the State Route 29 (SR-29) Channelization Project in and near St. Helena in Napa County.

Below is the two week project update.

WEEK STARTING FEBRUARY 7, 2016
• Site-wide traffic delineation maintenance between Mee Lane & Charter Oak Avenue.
• Drainage system installation btwn Stice Lane & Inglewood Ave on southbound shoulder.

Work scheduled 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday-Friday. No daytime closures scheduled.

• Sewer repair work at Charter Oak Avenue to Sulphur Creek Bridge
• Underground electrical work at Stice Lane

Charter Oak sewer repair scheduled 9:00 PM until 6:00 AM, Sunday-Thursday. Underground electrical work at Stice Lane scheduled 7:00 PM to 6:00 AM, Monday-Wednesday. One-way traffic control in effect.

WEEK STARTING FEBRUARY 14, 2016
• Site-wide traffic delineation maintenance between Mee Lane and Charter Oak Avenue.
Work is 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday. No lane closures are required.

For additional information, see our project webpage: http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist4/projects/NAP29Channelization/

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

For updates on county roads near SR-29 and maintained by the County of Napa go to: http://www.countyofnapa.org/

Please be #BeWorkZoneAlert.
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I-580 Rehab Project- Oakland Intermittent Lane/Ramp Closures


State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

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Date: February 4, 2016
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Shannon Brinias
Phone: (510) 286-5543

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Nighttime Work Scheduled for Interstate 580 Rehabilitation Project in Oakland

Oakland, Alameda County – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has scheduled overnight work through mid-March to conduct work on the Interstate 580 (I-580) Rehabilitation Project in Oakland.

Some of the work involves noise.

The general hours of the work will be:

• Sunday through Thursday, 9:00 PM to 6:00 AM.
• There will be intermittent lane and ramp closures during these hours throughout this phase of the project.
• Concrete will be poured for anchor blocks and barriers starting Monday, February 8 through Tuesday, February 17, barring weather delays. This work will start at I-580 near Hollis Street and continue east to Fruitvale Avenue. Work may be noisy.
• Other work tasks involve widening lanes, replacing guardrail, vegetation control, and installation of conduit and traffic operations systems.

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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