More I-80 road work scheduled |

More I-80 road work scheduled

Interstate 80 roadwork continues to expand this week as Caltrans delves into a number of planned projects.

The number one eastbound lane on I-80 near Boca Dam will be closed 24 hours Monday, May 5 through noon Friday, May 16 starting at 6 a.m. each day.

The lane closure will be removed at noon Friday, May 9 for the weekend and start again at 6 a.m. Monday, May 12 through noon Friday, May 16. The freeway will remain open each weekend.

The lane closures are part of a $730,000 safety project to replace guardrail with a median concrete barrier.

May 5 through 9 between Rainbow and Kingvale workers will be closing both east and westbound shoulders between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. for construction work.

Farther up the summit between Soda Springs and Donner Summit the westbound detour continues, and two lanes of eastbound traffic will be closed 5 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. May 5 through 8.

The Soda Springs eastbound offramp and Castle Peak eastbound onramp will also be closed May 6 to 8.

A westbound lane between Donner Lake Interchange and the Trout Creek undercrossing will be closed 6 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. May 5 through 8.

May 5 through 9 from Donner Lake eastbound to Donner Pass Road one lane will be closed from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. for construction work.

” Sun staff reports

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