State Highway 28 gas line replacement work ramping up

Around the clock work on Hwy 28 will last through Friday July 14.

TAHOE CITY, Calif. – Caltrans is alerting motorists of a schedule change for traffic-interfering work on State Highway 28 for a utility project.

Southwest Gas and its contractor, Q&D Construction, are working on a gas line replacement project on Highway 28 between Tahoe City and Kings Beach.

One-way traffic control will be in effect between Sierra Terrace Road and Jackpine Street in Tahoe City from Sunday, July 9 at 7 p.m. until Friday, July 14 at 8 a.m. No work is scheduled on the weekend.

In addition, one-way traffic control will be in effect between Pino Grande Avenue and Agatam Avenue West in Tahoe Vista from Monday, July 10 through Thursday, July 13 from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. No work is scheduled on the weekend.

Motorists should expect delays of up to 30 minutes or longer during one-way traffic control. Around-the-clock work should be expected at various locations this season from 7 p.m. Sunday until 8 a.m. Friday to expedite completion of this project. Work will be suspended on weekends and the Labor Day holiday.

For more information on the project, visit or call the SWG customer service line at (775) 353-7039.

Caltrans issues construction and road condition updates on Twitter @CaltransDist3 and on Facebook at CaltransDistrict3. For real-time traffic, click on Caltrans’ QuickMap or download the QuickMap app from the App Store or Google Play

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