State of California • Department of Transportation
Date: November 16, 2015
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Eastbound I-80-Overnight Full Highway Closures
I-80/I-680/SR-12 Interchange Project-Fairfield
Continue Week of Monday, November 16
SOLANO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), and the Solano Transportation Authority (STA) are continuing work on the Interstate-80/Interstate-680/State Route-12 (I-80/I-680/SR-12) Interchange Project in Fairfield.
Crews will continue removing the temporary wooden false work on the new Green Valley Road overcrossing above I-80 and I-680. The work will occur during five consecutive nights Monday, November 16 until the morning on Saturday, November 21.
Eastbound I-80 at Green Valley Road-Full Overnight Highway Closure
To ensure worker and public safety, a full overnight highway closure will be in effect on eastbound I-80 between Green Valley Road and the I-80/I-680 interchange nightly Monday, November 16 until Friday, November 20 starting at 11:00 PM until 4:00 AM the following mornings.
Eastbound I-80 Detours
Motorists traveling on eastbound I-80 at Green Valley Road will be detoured onto southbound I-680, exit Gold Hill Road, enter northbound I-680 from Gold Hill, and enter eastbound I-80 from northbound I-680. Detour signs will be posted. Motorists should expect delays. All work is weather permitting. #BeWorkZoneAlert
I-80/I-680/Highway-12 Project Improvements:
A new Green Valley Road overcrossing is being constructed just east of the existing overcrossing. It will have twice the number of lanes (4) as the existing overcrossing (2), along with a new on ramp to westbound I-80/SR-12. The connector ramp from westbound I-80 to westbound SR-12 also will be widened from one to two lanes.
For additional information: http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist4/projects/solano8068012/
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