Date: October 10, 2013
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Phone: (510) 286-5206
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Highway 12-Jameson Canyon
Overnight Closures Scheduled For Week of October 13th
NAPA AND SOLANO COUNTIES – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will implement ongoing paving work as part of the Highway 12 Jameson Canyon widening project in Napa and Solano Counties.
The paving will require six additional nights of full overnight highway closures starting Sunday, October 13th until the morning of Saturday, October 19th.
The overnight closures on Highway 12 Jameson Canyon previously scheduled for Thursday, October 10th and Friday, October 11th remain in effect. Those closures are from 11 p.m. until 5 a.m.
Full Overnight Highway Closures-Starting Sunday, October 13th
Six nights of ongoing full highway closures on Highway 12 between Highway 29 and Red Top Road are scheduled to start on Sunday, October 13th until the morning of Saturday, October 19th at 5 a.m. Closures will start each night Sunday through Friday at 11 p.m. and conclude the following morning at 5 a.m. All work is weather permitting.
Highway 12-Jameson Canyon Detour
During the overnight highway closures, eastbound Highway 12 motorists are advised to use southbound Highway 29 to eastbound Highway 37 to eastbound Interstate 80. Westbound Highway 12 motorists should use westbound Interstate 80 to westbound Highway 37 to northbound Highway 29.
Local access is available for Jameson Canyon residents and emergency vehicles only. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) will help direct motorists. Caltrans will also install changeable message signs. Motorists should allow for extra travel time.
Additional project information is posted on the Caltrans’ Highway 12-Jameson Canyon webpage at: http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist4/12jamesoncanyon/
You can also follow the project on Twitter at: https://mobile.twitter.com/JamesonCanyon12