Date: January 29, 2013
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Adam Priest, Public Information Officer
Phone: (510) 286-5543 office
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
RAMP CLOSURE FOR GUARDRAIL REPAIR ON EASTBOUND I-80
ALAMEDA – California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will conduct a guardrail repair in Emeryville at the eastbound Powell Street onramp today, January 29, 2013. The planned work will repair a guardrail damaged by a collision. The Powell Street onramp will be closed from 09:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in order for maintenance crews to safely conduct the repair. An advanced Changeable Message Sign (CMS) will be in place to inform drivers of the closure.
Motorists urged to drive cautiously through the construction zone and leave a safe traveling distance between your vehicle and the vehicle ahead of you. Caltrans appreciates your patience as we work to improve the highways. Please remember to “Slow for the Cone Zone.”