Sierra Roadwork (July 1-6)
Most traffic-interfering work will be limited through 10 p.m. Monday, July 8 for the Fourth of July Weekend. Exceptions may be granted depending on the work and route.
Interstate 80 (Placer County) from the Long Ravine underpass to just east of the Magra Road Overcrossing: Final roadwork resumes on a $50.6 million project to construct a three-mile truck climbing lane on eastbound I-80 and make other improvements to the interstate just east of Colfax, including replacing and widening the Cape Horn undercrossing bridge. No traffic-interfering work is scheduled this week.
State Route 49 (Placer County) from the I-80/SR 49 interchange to Dry Creek Road: Construction began June 17 on a $40.5 million project in Auburn. The project will rehabilitate existing pavement and drainage, improve operational features and upgrade pedestrian and bicycle facilities.
State Route 49 (Placer County) from Nevada Street/Marguerite Mine Road to Live Oak Lane: Northbound motorists can expect a #2 lane and shoulder closure from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Sunday through Tuesday for shoulder work.
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State Route 49 (Placer County) from Masters Court/Willow Creek Drive to Bell Road: Motorists can expect intermittent lane and shoulder closures from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Sunday through Tuesday for shoulder work.
State Route 89 (Sierra County) at Little Truckee River: Motorists can expect intermittent one-way traffic control and shoulder closures from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday and Tuesday for guardrail work.
Interstate 80 (Sierra County) at the Nevada State line: Eastbound motorists can expect traffic control from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. Sunday and Monday to assist the Nevada Department of Transportation with drainage work completion.
Interstate 80 (Placer County) from Sierra College Boulevard to Rock Springs Road: Motorists can expect intermittent lane, shoulder and ramp closures for grinding and paving work. Westbound: 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. weeknights, 9 p.m. Friday to 6 a.m. Saturday, and 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. weekends. Eastbound: 10 p.m. to 7 a.m. weeknights, 10 p.m. Friday to 7 a.m. Saturday, and 11 p.m. Sunday to 7 a.m. Monday.
Interstate 80 (Placer County) from Sierra College Boulevard to Rock Springs Road: Intermittent lane closures this week are only scheduled Monday and Tuesday night due to anticipated holiday travel.
Interstate 80 (Placer County) from the Bowman Undercrossing to the Haines Road Overcrossing: Westbound motorists can expect a right shoulder closure around the clock through December 2019. Detour signs will be in place for a County bridge deck replacement project.
State Route 49 (Placer County) at Sawyer Street: Alternating exit lanes from the In-N-Out and the Holiday Inn will be closed intermittently from 10 p.m. Monday to 5 a.m. Tuesday for electrical work.
State Route 49 (Nevada County) from Little Deer Drive to Golden Chain Drive: Motorists can expect intermittent one-way traffic control and shoulder closures from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday and Tuesday for drainage work.
State Route 49 (Sierra County) from the Lager Beer Sidehill Viaduct to Fiddle Creek: Motorists can expect intermittent one-way traffic control and shoulder closures from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday and Tuesday for guardrail work.
State Route 49 (Sierra County) from Chapman Saddle Road to Vista Point: Motorists can expect intermittent one-way traffic control and shoulder closures from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday for tree removal.
State Route 193 (Placer County) from Fowler Road to Sierra College Boulevard: Motorists can expect one-way traffic control and shoulder closures from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday for utility work.
Unexpected schedule changes may occur. For current information on roadwork, delays, road conditions and emergency closures, call the voice-activated Caltrans Highway Information Network (CHIN) at 800-427-7623 (ROAD) or visit Caltrans “QuickMap” website at: http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov.
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