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Sierra road construction schedule

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State Route 28 (Placer County) in Kings Beach: Work has resumed on a $46 million environmental improvement project to reconstruct drainage facilities and improve the road surface. Completion is expected in the fall of 2011.

April 6 – 9

On State Route 28 from Sierra Terrace Road to Center Street: Motorists can expect various east and westbound lane closures from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. A contractor is scheduled to remove and replace culverts.

U.S. Highway 50 (El Dorado County) at Missouri Flat Road just west of Placerville: Work continues on an $18.4 million project to replace the existing Missouri Flat Road over-crossing, widen Missouri Flat Road and improve the Missouri Flat Road intersection. Completion is expected in the winter of 2008. No traffic interfering work is anticipated.

U.S. Highway 50 (El Dorado County) from the Placerville Drive on-ramp to east of Bedford Avenue: Work continues on a $35 million project to improve U.S. Highway 50 through central Placerville. Completion is expected in the fall of 2009.

April 5 – 9

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On U.S. Highway 50 from the Ray Lawyer over crossing to Clay Street: Motorists can various east and westbound lane closures from 9 p.m. to 7 a.m. Sunday through Thursday nights. A contractor is scheduled to place falsework and do underground utility work.

U.S. Highway 50 (El Dorado County) from the Sacramento County line to Bass Lake Road: Work has begun on a $31 million project to add bus/carpool lanes to U.S. Highway 50 in south El Dorado County. Completion is expected in the fall of 2011.

April 5 – 11

On U.S. Highway 50 from Sacramento County line to Bass Lake Road: Motorists can expect various east and westbound lane and ramp closures at various locations from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday through Saturday nights. A contractor is scheduled to do miscellaneous construction work.

Interstate 80 (Placer County) at Gold Run: Work continues on a $3.4 million construction project to rehabilitate the east and westbound Gold Run Safety Roadside Rest Areas. Work includes removal of the existing buildings and construction of new buildings, and renovating informational kiosks. Completion is expected in 2009. No traffic interfering work is anticipated.

Interstate 80 (Placer County) from Colfax to Secret Town: Work is set to begin on a $70 million construction project to repair Interstate 80. Work involves overlaying the mainline with asphalt concrete, replacing the median barrier, upgrading the drainage system and improvements to the bridges throughout the project boundaries.

March 31 – April 4

On westbound Interstate 80 from Magra to Colfax: Motorists can expect a full highway closure (weather permitting:

Sunday April 5 from 9 p.m. to 7 a.m.

Monday and Tuesday, April 6 and 7 from 6 p.m. to 7 a.m.

Wednesday and Thursday, April 8 and 9 from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m.

Friday, April 10 from 8 p.m. to 8 a.m.

Saturday, April 11 – no westbound closure scheduled.

Granite Construction is scheduled to do miscellaneous construction work. The detours will be clearly signed and patrolled by the California Highway Patrol.

On eastbound Interstate 80 from Colfax to Magra: Motorists can expect a full highway closure (weather permitting).

Saturday, April 11 from 9 p.m. to 9 a.m.

Sunday, April 12 from 9 p.m. to 7 a.m.

Interstate 80 (Placer County) from Nyack to Emigrant Gap: Work continues on a $20 million major construction project to improve Interstate 80. Work includes a new eastbound bridge at Nyack, repaving the existing roadway with Portland Cement Concrete, construction of a new concrete center median barrier and rehabilitation of the Emigrant Gap Vista Point. Completion is expected in 2009. Work has been suspended for the winter.

Oct. 16, 2008 – April 14, 2009

On Interstate 80 at the Emigrant Gap Vista Point: Motorists can expect a long-term closure of the Vista point on and off-ramps. A contractor is scheduled to do miscellaneous construction work.

Interstate 80 (Placer County) from Rainbow to Kingvale: Work continues on a $24.5 million major construction project to improve Interstate 80. Work includes repaving the existing roadway with Portland Cement Concrete, rehabilitating existing drainage systems, improving the lighting system at the chain-on/off areas, resurface bridge decks with polyester concrete, and replacing bridge concrete barriers. Completion is expected in 2010. Work has been suspended for the winter.

Interstate 80 (Nevada County) from Soda Springs to Donner Summit: Work continues on a $65 million major construction project to improve Interstate 80. Work includes repaving the existing roadway with Portland Cement Concrete, reconstructing failed sections of roadway, replacing metal beam guardrail, rehabilitating existing drainage systems, and realigning and improving an existing curve.

April 6 – April 9

On I-80 at Soda Springs to the Donner Summit Rest Area: motorists can expect various east and westbound lane closures from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday. A contractor is scheduled to do miscellaneous construction work.

Interstate 80 (Nevada County) from Donner Lake to Donner Pass Road in Truckee: Work continues on a $71 million major construction project to improve Interstate 80. Work includes repaving the existing roadway with Portland Cement Concrete, reconstructing failed sections of roadway, adding new drainage systems, upgrading existing drainage systems, construction of a westbound truck-climbing lane from Donner Pass Road to the Donner Lake Interchange and construction of a new sediment/debris collection system.

April 7 – April 9

On I-80 at Donner Lake to Trout Creek: motorists can expect westbound lane closures from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday. A contractor is scheduled to do striping and marking.

State Route 89 (Placer County) from the Tahoe City “Y” to north of Squaw Valley: Work has started on a $13 million project to improve the treatment of storm-water runoff and widen and resurface the highway. Completion is expected in 2009. Work has been suspended for the winter.

State Route 20 (Nevada County) from the Yuba County line to Interstate 80: Motorists can expect the east and westbound #1 lane closed from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday. A Caltrans crew is schedule to do ditch cleaning.

State Route 28 (Placer County) from Chipmunk Street to the Nevada State line: Motorists can expect one-way traffic controls at various locations from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. (noon Friday) Monday through Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do underground utility work.

State Route 28 (Placer County) from Estate Drive to Chipmunk Street: Motorists can expect various east and westbound lanes closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. (noon Friday) Monday through Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do underground utility work.

State Route 49 (Placer and El Dorado Counties) from State Route 193 to the Bear River Bridge: Motorists can expect one-way traffic control from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do maintenance work.

State Route 49 (Nevada and Yuba Counties) from Marysville Road to Rocky Rest Camp Ground: Motorists can expect one-way traffic control from 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday. A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do maintenance work.

State Route 49 (Sierra and Yuba Counties) from Marysville Road to the Downieville Maintenance Station: Motorists can expect one-way traffic controls from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do maintenance work.

Interstate 80 (Placer County) from Hallbom Road to Ophir Road: Motorists can expect a full eastbound highway closure from 11:30 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday through Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do overhead utility work.

Interstate 80 (Placer County) at Bell Road: motorists can expect various eastbound lane closures from 9 p.m. to 9 a.m. on Sunday. A contractor is scheduled to do miscellaneous construction work.

Interstate 80 (Placer County) from West Paoli Lane to the Nevada County line: Motorists can expect various east and westbound lanes closed from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Wednesday. A Caltrans crew is expected to do bridge work.

Interstate 80 (Placer and Nevada Counties) from Laings Road to the Nevada County line: Motorists can expect the east and westbound #1 and #2 lane closed from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 Monday through Friday. A Caltrans crew is expected to do miscellaneous maintenance work.

Interstate 80 (Nevada County) from the Placer County line to the Donner Lake Interchange: Motorists can expect the east and westbound #1 lanes closed at various locations from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do miscellaneous maintenance work.

State Route 174 (Nevada County) from the Placer County line to the State Route 20 junction: Motorists can expect the east and westbound #1 lanes closed at various locations from 7:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday. A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do miscellaneous maintenance work.