State of California • Department of Transportation
Date: July 29, 2015
District: 4 – Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Phone: (510) 286-5206
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Interstate 780 – Major Pavement Repair Project
Between Benicia and Vallejo
Work for July 29 – August 8
SOLANO COUNTY – Caltrans is starting a major pavement repair project on Interstate 780 (I-780) in Solano County. The work includes overlay and major pavement repair of seven miles of westbound and eastbound I-780 between Benicia and Vallejo.
Although no full highway closures are scheduled at this time, motorists may experience delays as crews work on I-780 with intermittent, overnight, alternating ramp and lane closures. Specific ramp closure and detour signs will be posted.
All work is weather permitting. Project will be completed as early as November 2015.
I-780 Construction - Wednesday July 29 until Saturday August 8
Starting Wednesday July 29 until Saturday August 8 crews are scheduled to perform roadway crack sealing repair in preparation of overlay paving. Work will occur on eastbound and westbound I-780 nightly, Mondays through Fridays, between Benicia and Vallejo.
To ensure worker and public safety, one of the two traffic lanes on eastbound I-780 and one of the two traffic lanes on westbound I-780 between Benicia and Vallejo will be closed nightly, Mondays through Fridays from 9:00 PM until 6:00 AM the following mornings.
Motorist should drive with caution through the work zone.
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Caltrans appreciates your patience as we work to maintain California’s highways.
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