State of California • Department of Transportation
Date: March 15, 2016
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
Phone: (510) 286-5206
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Sarco Creek Bridge Project-Napa
Northbound State Route 121-Traffic Closure-
Rescheduled to Start Wednesday, March 16-Due to Wet Weather
NAPA COUNTY– The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will begin brush and tree removal in preparation of the State Route 121 (SR-121) Sarco Creek Bridge Replacement Project in Napa County.
Due to this weekend’s wet weather and wet conditions, the scheduled one-week closure of northbound State Route 121 (SR-121) at the Sarco Creek Bridge originally scheduled to start March 14, 2016 is now scheduled to start Wednesday, March 16. The preliminary work is ahead of bridge construction scheduled to start in early 2017.
What to Expect
Northbound SR-121 will be closed at the Sarco Creek Bridge between Hagen Road and Trancas Street starting Wednesday, March 16 until the week of March 22, 2016 starting at 7:00 AM until 7:00 PM Monday-Friday. All work is weather and schedule permitting.
Northbound-SR-121 Closure Detour Routes
Motorists traveling on northbound SR-29 will be detoured starting at the SR-121/SR-221 interchange. Motorists will continue to travel on northbound SR-29, then eastbound onto Trancas Street, then re-enter northbound SR-121 from Trancas Street. Detour signs and Changeable Message Signs will be posted. Additional detours will be provided through W. Imola Avenue and Lincoln Avenue.
Northbound SR-121 remains open up to Hagen Road for local traffic only. Northbound traffic will not be allowed on through the bridge. Southbound SR-121 will remain open.
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