Friday, December 8, 2017

I-80 at Midway Road in Vacaville Overnight Highway Closure Starts Tues, Dec 12, 2017

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: December 8, 2017
District: 4-Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Vince.jacala@dot.ca.gov
Phone: (510) 286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Interstate-80 at Midway Road
Full Overnight Highway Closures
During Bridge Work
Starts Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Expect Delays

SOLANO COUNTY— The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is continuing construction of the new Midway Road Bridge above eastbound and westbound Interstate-80 (I-80). The bridge is located in rural Solano County just east of Downtown Vacaville.

Starting Tuesday, December 12, 2017, Caltrans and its contractor are scheduled to perform additional adjustments to the existing bridge falsework over I-80.

I-80 Overnight Closures and Detours-December 12 and December 13, 2017
To ensure worker and public safety during the work, a full highway closure will be in effect on eastbound I-80 at Midway Road starting Tuesday, December 12 at 11:00 PM until Wednesday, December 13 at 5:00 AM. Motorists will have a short detour onto adjacent auxiliary lanes and back onto eastbound I-80.

A full highway closure will be in effect on westbound I-80 at Midway Road starting Tuesday, December 12 at 11:00 PM until Wednesday, December 13 at 4:00 AM. Motorists will be taken off I-80 at Midway Road, then southbound on North Meridian Street, then re-enter westbound I-80 from North Meridian.

Detour signs will be posted. CHP will help direct motorists.
Please allow for extra time and expect delays. All work is weather dependent.

Midway Bridge Long-Term Closure
The Midway Bridge will remain CLOSED until the new Midway Bridge is completed as early as spring 2018. Local detours remain in effect.

Project Benefits
The project will demolish and rebuild the Midway Road Bridge. The work seismically retrofits the bridge and brings it up to the latest seismic safety standards.

Midway Road Bridge Closure-Detour Routes
During the construction of the new Midway Road Bridge, the Meridian Road Bridge above I-80 and just west of the Midway Road Bridge will remain OPEN and serve as a general detour.

Construction Zone Activity
Residents and businesses near the Midway Bridge may temporarily experience increased construction noise.

Get additional project information:
Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/Caltrans

Get 24/7 traffic updates on 511.org: https://twitter.com/511SFBAY

Or see our Caltrans I-80 Meridian/Midway Road Bridges Project website: http://www.dot.ca.gov/d4/80midwaymeridianbridge/

Caltrans thanks you for your patience as we work to maintain California’s highways and bridges.

Please #BeWorkZoneAlert

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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

I-780 Laurel Street Bridge in Vallejo additional surface street closure starts Dec 7, 2017

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: December 4, 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 Thursday, December 7, 2017

SOLANO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will install drainage systems on and adjacent to the I-780 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 meet the latest seismic safety standards.

Construction of the new bridge will be completed as early as late December 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 Thursday, December 7 at 8:00 AM until Sunday, December 10 at 10:00 AM. The closure is needed to complete drainage work.

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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Tuesday, December 5, 2017

SR-84 Real McCoy Ferry Overnight Maintenance Closures Starts Thurs, Dec 7 at 10PM

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: December 5, 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 Thursday, December 7 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 Thursday, December 7 at 10:00 PM and will be completed by Friday, December 8 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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Monday, December 4, 2017

I-780 Laurel Bridge in Vallejo-Additional Block of Laurel Street Closed 4 Days Starting Dec 7, 2017

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: December 4, 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 Thursday, December 7, 2017

SOLANO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will install drainage systems on and adjacent to the I-780 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 meet the latest seismic safety standards.
Construction of the new bridge will be completed as early as late December 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 Thursday, December 7 at 8:00 AM until Sunday, December 10 at 10:00 AM. The closure is needed to complete drainage work.

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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Friday, December 1, 2017

SR-29 Tree Work in St Helena Completed Early Lane Reductions Canceled 12-1-17

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: December 1, 2017
District: 4-Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Vince.jacala@dot.ca.gov
Phone: (510) 286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

State Route 29-Tunnel of Elms in St. Helena
Removal of Dead or Dying Trees
Work Completed on November 30, 2017
One-Way Traffic Controls Canceled

NAPA COUNTY— The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has completed the removal of 10 dead and/or dying elm trees on State Route-29 (SR-29) in St. Helena and canceled any remaining lane closures on SR-29 related to the tree removals.

The work started on Monday, November 27, 2017 and was completed on November 30, 2017.

The trees were located within the Tunnel of Elms on SR-29 between Pratt Avenue and Deer Park Road in St. Helena. Caltrans working with the City of St. Helena determined it necessary to remove the dead and/or dying trees to ensure the safety of the traveling public.

The tree maintenance and removal was scheduled to occur during three-weeks of work but was completed November 30.

During the work, crews also trimmed the remaining trees on SR-29.

Caltrans thanks motorists for their patience as we maintain California’s highways.
Please always #BeWorkZoneAlert.

For 24/7 traffic updates, follow 511.org: https://twitter.com/511SFBAY

Click on Caltrans Quickmaps: http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov/

Or follow us on Twitter: https://twitter/com/CaltransD4

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Thursday, November 30, 2017

SR-4 and SR-242 Interchange in Concord- Overnight Closure Dec 2. 2017


State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY


Date: November 30, 2017
District: 4-Oakland
Contact: Alejandro Lopez
alejandro.lopez@dot.ca.gov
Phone: (510) 286-5445


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Overnight Interchange Maintenance
Between State Route 4 and State Route 242
Starts Saturday, December 2 at 10:30 PM


CONTRA COSTA COUNTY— The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans)
has scheduled an overnight FULL closure of westbound and eastbound State Route 4
(SR-4) connectors to southbound State Route 242 (SR-242) in Concord to perform
major highway maintenance.

During the major maintenance effort, Caltrans crews will pave, crack seal, replace/repair
street lighting, and perform joint repair/lip grinding.

To ensure worker and public safety, southbound SR-242 will be CLOSED from the SR-
242/State Route 4 (SR-4) Interchange to the SR-242/Solano Way Interchange.

The closure starts Saturday December 2, 2017 at 10:30 PM and concludes on Sunday,
December 3, 2017 at 9:30 AM.

SR-242 Ramps CLOSED Overnight:
Southbound Olivera Road on-ramps to southbound SR-242

Detours will be posted. California Highway Patrol will be on site during night closure.

Motorists should expect delays and allow for extra travel time. All work is weather
dependent.

Closure information and real-time traffic on Caltrans QuickMap:
http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov/.

Follow us on Twitter: @CaltransD4.

Caltrans appreciates your patience as we work to maintain California’s highways.

Please #BeWorkZoneAlert.

Monday, November 27, 2017

SR-29 Tree Maintenance in St. Helena One-Way Traffic Controls Start Mon, Nov 27, 2017

State of California • Department of Transportation

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Date: November 8, 2017
District: 4-Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Vince.jacala@dot.ca.gov
Phone: (510) 286-5206

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

State Route 29-Tunnel of Elms in St. Helena
One-Way Traffic Controls
For Removal of Ten Dead Trees
Starts Monday, November 27, 2017

NAPA COUNTY— The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is scheduled to remove 10 dead elm trees on State Route-29 (SR-29) starting Monday, November 27, 2017.

The trees are located within the Tunnel of Elms on SR-29 between Pratt Avenue and Deer Park Road in St. Helena. Caltrans working with the City of St. Helena has determined it is necessary to remove the dead trees to ensure the safety of the traveling public.

The tree maintenance and removal is scheduled to occur during approximately three-weeks of work starting Monday, November 27, 2017 until Saturday, December 16, 2017. Work will be scheduled starting at 8:30 AM until 2:30 PM each day Monday through Friday.

During the work, crews will also trim the remaining trees on SR-29. New trees are scheduled to be planted at a later date. All work is weather permitting.

One-Way Traffic Controls on SR-29
To ensure public and worker safety, one-way traffic controls will be in effect during the work on SR-29 between Pratt Avenue and Deer Park Road in St. Helena. Crews will alternate lane closures in both northbound and southbound directions. This will allow one traffic lane on SR-29 to remain open during the work. Flaggers will help direct traffic.

Motorists should expect delays and allow for extra travel time.

For 24/7 traffic updates, follow 511.org: https://twitter.com/511SFBAY
Click on Caltrans Quickmaps: http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov/

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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