State of California • Department of Transportation
Date: November 3, 2015
District: 4 – Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Phone: (510) 286-5206
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
I-80/I-680/SR-12 Interchange Project -Fairfield
Westbound I-80 Closures Completed
Eastbound I-80 Full Overnight Highway Closures Start November 9
SOLANO COUNTY– Caltrans and the Solano Transportation Authority (STA) are continuing construction of the new Green Valley Road/Interstate 80 (I-80) overcrossing above I-80 in Fairfield as part of the Interstate-80/Interstate-680/State Route-12 (I-80/I-680/SR-12) Interchange Project.
Westbound I-80 Overnight-Work Completed
Crews have now completed removing false work on the new Green Valley Road/I-80 overcrossing above westbound I-80. As a result, the remaining nights of westbound I-80 closures which started October 26 until November 6 have been cancelled.
Eastbound I-80 Overnight-Work Starts November 9
Work will now move to the eastbound I-80 side of the Green Valley Road overcrossing.
To ensure worker and public safety, two weeks of night work on eastbound I-80 are now scheduled starting Monday, November 9 until Friday, November 20 starting at 11:00 PM each night until 4:00 AM the following mornings. All work is weather permitting.
Detour Routes-Eastbound I-80 Proceeding to San Francisco
Eastbound I-80 detour starts at Green Valley Road Exit. Eastbound I-80 motorists will be detoured to the Green Valley Road off ramp, then proceed along the on ramp adjacent to mainline eastbound I-80, then re-enter eastbound I-80.
The Eastbound I-80 to Southbound I-680 Connector Ramp will remain open.
Motorists should expect delays. Detour signs will be posted. Please #BeWorkZoneAlert
For additional information: http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist4/projects/solano8068012/
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