District 3 - Marysville/Sacramento
The California Department of Transportation, District 3 is responsible for maintaining and operating 1,491 center-line miles and 4,385 lane miles in 11 Sacramento Valley and Northern Sierra counties.DISTRICT 3 PROJECT MAP INFORMATION:
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District 3 - Project Map
Camino Safety Improvements
Near Placerville from Still Meadows Road to 0.1 mile east of Upper Carson Road. The project proposes to install a concrete median barrier, widen outside shoulders, and install several acceleration/deceleration lanes to decrease potential vehicle conflicts. In addition, a new undercrossing will be constructed to allow access between the north and south side of Highway 50.
Vertical Clearance for Permit Vehicles
This project proposes to raise six overcrossing (OC) structures and replace the roadway structural section beneath one underpass (UP) structure and two overcrossing (OC) structures to meet vertical clearance requirements for permit vehicles. The required minimum vertical clearance is 16 feet 6 inches. Currently most of the bridges identified have vertical clearances of 15 feet 6 inches or less.
Hwy 193 Newcastle Relignment
This realignment project project will improve the radius of the roadway curves, increase sight distance, add paved shoulder width, and provide clear recovery zones.
Sac 5 Road Rehabilitation Project
This comprehensive corridor project will rehabilitate Interstate 5 (I-5) in Sacramento County from Beach Lake Bridge at Morrison Creek (PM 13.0) to the American River Bridge (PM 24.9). This was a G13 SHOPP Contingency project programmed in the 18/19 Fiscal Year (FY). With the passage of SB1, this project has been accelerated to be delivered in 17/18 FY and go to construction in 2018.
The proposed work includes:
Hwy 49 Rehabilitation Project
This project proposes to rehabilitate the existing pavement. The proposed work includes: improving operational features, upgrading pedestrian facilities, replacing or relocating associated electrical facilities (including a new traffic signal), rehabilitating the existing drainage facilities, widening shoulders at designated places, and providing Class II bike lanes.
"Y" to Cascade Road
The project will collect and treat storm water runoff as part of the Lake Tahoe Environmental Improvement Program (EIP). The project is partially located within the City of South Lake Tahoe (CSLT) on Route 89 between the "Y" and Cascade Road. The first 1.1 miles of the project is a 4 lane conventional highway with a continuous two way left turn lane. The remainder of the project is a 2 lane conventional highway.
Emerald Bay Storm Water Quality Improvements and Pavement Rehabilitation
This project work includes storm water quality improvements, pavement rehabilitation from Cascade Road to north of Eagle Falls Viaduct.
State Route 16: Capay/Esparto Improvement - Collision Severity Reduction Project
In Capay, this project will benefit the travelers by improving the sight distance and providing a consistent shoulder width. In Esparto, this project will benefit users by improving pedestrian visibility, reducing the intersection crossing distance for pedestrians, upgrading pedestrian facilities to be in accordance with ADA requirements.
Meeks Bay Storm Water Quality Improvements and Pavement Rehabilitation
Storm water quality improvements, pavement rehabilitation.
U.S. Highway 50 from "Y" Intersection with State Highway 89 to Trout Creek Bridge
The project will collect and treat stormwater runoff as part of the Lake Tahoe Environmental Improvement Program (EIP).
The project is located within the City of South Lake Tahoe (CSLT) on U.S. Highway 50 from the Upper Truckee River Bridge to Trout Creek Bridge.
American River Bridge and Lagoon Creek Bridge Scour Repair
In Sacramento County, repair bridge scour at the American River Bridge on State Route 160 (Br No 24-001) and Lagoon Creek Bridge on State Route 99 (Br No 24-0045).
Bus/Carpool Lanes Phase 1
This project (Phase 1) will create approximately 18.8 miles of bus/carpool lanes on I-5 in the Sacramento area, from 0.7 miles north of South Reach Beach Lake Bridge 24-347 to Route 50. Phase 2 will be designed and constructed as a separate project at a later date and will construct approximately 6.8 miles of bus/carpool lanes from 0.2 mile south of Beach Lake Bridge 24-262 to 0.7 mile north of South Reach Beach Lake Bridge 24-347. One environmental document will cover the Phase 1 and Phase 2 project limits.
Placer Interstate 80-State Highway 65 Interchange Improvement Project
This project will focus on alleviating traffic congestion on the interchange between Interstate 80 and State Highway 65 in Placer county through the following improvements:
- Construct a third lane on northbound Highway 65 will be added from I-80 to Pleasant Grove Boulevard.
- Widen and modify the northbound and southbound ramps at the Highway 65/ Galleria Boulevard/Stanford Ranch Interchange by adding protected left turn pockets and signalizing the northbound off-ramp.
- Install ramp meters at the Highway 65/ Galleria Boulevard/Stanford Ranch Interchange. at the Highway 65/ Galleria Boulevard/Stanford Ranch Interchange.
Yolo 16 Safety Improvements
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is proposing a safety improvement project at three separate locations on State Route 16 in Yolo County between the I-505 interchange and Brooks.
Sac-99 Seismic Retrofit
Project is near Elk Grove and proposes to seismically retrofit five bridges: Dillard Road Overcrossing (OC) (Br No 24-0163 PM 7.36), Cosumnes River Overflow (Br No 24-0021R/L PM 7.92), and Cosumnes River (Br No 24-0020R/L PM 8.40).
Kings Beach Commercial Core Improvement Project
The Kings Beach Commercial Core Improvement Project (KBCCIP) is a $44 million initiative to revitalize Kings Beach through storm water management programs, fresh and new streetscape designs and traffic-calming measures. It includes State Highway 28 from Chipmunk Street to the junction with State Highway 267.
Please be advised this is a Caltrans oversight project with Placer County as the lead agency.
South Fork American River Bridge Replacement
This project will replace the South Fork American River Bridge to meet current seismic standards and provide a wider structure to include standard lanes and shoulders, and accommodate bicycles and pedestrians.
U.S. 50 HOV Lane (I-5 to Watt Ave)
In Sacramento on US 50, from I-5 to 0.8 mile east of Watt Avenue - Construct high occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes [PM 0.2/R6.1]
Truck Climbing Lane near Colfax
Construct truck climbing lane and related improvements on eastbound I-80 near Colfax from Long Ravine Underpass to Alpine Overcrossing.
I-80 Bridge Rehabilitation Project
On Interstate 80 at 6 Locations between Weimar Overhead (Bridge No. 19-0038) and Cisco Overcrossing (Bridge No. 19-0118)
Echo Summit Sidehill Viaduct
The project will replace or rehabilitate the Echo Summit Sidehill Viaduct (Br#25-0044), which is located in El Dorado County 7 miles west of the City of South Lake Tahoe along U.S. Highway 50 near Echo Summit.
State Route 174 Relignment Project
The project proposes to realign several curves, widen shoulders, add a left-turn lane at Greenhorn Access Rd, and improve the Clear Recovery Zone (CRZ) on State Route (SR) 174 from post mile PM 2.7 to PM 4.6 in Nevada County, California
Project will remove and replace the existing wood fender system on the Tower Bridge,
(Sacramento River Bridge #22-0021) on State Route 275 in West Sacramento.
Rio Vista Bridge
The $37.1 million project will clean and paint the drawbridge on State Highway 12 over the Sacramento River in Rio Vista. Construction is scheduled to take three years.
There will be no full bridge closure. One of the walkways must be open to pedestrian-bicycle traffic around the clock.
This project proposes to make safety improvements to the existing T
intersection at U.S. Highway 50 and State Route 89 in Meyers.
The project proposes to improve safety and includes increased curve radii,
improved vertical profile grade, widen shoulders and improve the Clear Recovery Zone
Highway 99 Rehabilitation
The project proposes to rehabilitate pavement, improve drainage, streetscape and lighting and
upgrade sidewalks and crosswalks to meet current Americans with Disabilities Act standards.
El Dorado US Highway 50 Sand Traps
This project will install sand traps at multiple locations to collect traction sand and prevent it from entering
the American River. The addition of maintenance vehicle pullouts will for servicing the sand traps safely off the highway.
Highway 99 RHMA Overlay
This project will rehabilitate pavement and upgrade curb ramps where necessary in Sacramento County on State Route 99
near Galt from the San Joaquin County line to Simmerhorn Rd Overcrossing (Br. No. 24-0138) and in Sacramento County,
from 0.7 mile south of Elk Grove Blvd Overcrossing (Br. No. 24-0019) to Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd Overcrossing (Br. No. 24-0147)
State Highway 70 Safety Improvement Project
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is proposing a safety improvement project on Highway 70 in Yuba County near Marysville between
Laurellen Road and the South Honcut Creek Bridge. There have been a higher number of fatal collisions along this section of highway compared to the statewide average,
qualifying these locations for safety improvements. The proposed improvements are expected to reduce the collision rates at these locations.
State Highway 20 Smartsville Project
The roadway no longer meets current 55-mph highway design standards and the existing alignment and shoulder widths no longer meet current highway design standards. By
bringing the roadway into compliance, we aim to reduce the number and severity of collisions along the route.
State Highway 20 Colusa Maintenance Project
Constructed in the 1950s, this one-mile stretch of State Highway 20 between Butte Vista Drive and Market Street requires extensive maintenance.
The pavement cross slopes no longer meet today’s highway standards. The drainage system needs improvements to avoid constant maintenance issues.
Some sections of the highway lack sidewalks for pedestrians.
State Route 70 Simmerly Slough Bridge Replacement
The Simmerly Slough Bridge on State Highway 70 north of Marysville no longer meets current design and seismic safety standards.
The bridge also is experience scouring activity in which water has been removing sediment such as sand and rocks from around the
bridge piers or abutments.
Placerville U.S. Highway 50 Pavement Preservation Project
This is a Highway Maintenance (HM) Pavement Preservation Project in El Dorado County located along U.S. Highway 50 from post mile 15.4 to pos mile 18.8 (in and near Placerville from Weber Creek Bridge to Carson Road Overcrossing).
The work includes cold plane AC pavement followed by placing rubberized hot mix asphalt-gap graded (RHMA-G), placement of new shoulder backing, removing and replacing existing traffic loops, removing and replacing traffic stripes, removing and replacing metal beam guardrail and adjusting guardrail.
Yolo Interstate 5 RHMA Overlay Project
This is an SB 1 funded project located on Interstate 5 in Yolo County. The limit of the work will be from post mile 10.5 to post mile 26.0 along Interstate 5 at five interchange locations within affected ramps only.
The project proposes to repair or replace the existing deteriorated or damaged open-graded asphalt concrete followed by an overlay of rubberized hot mix asphalt, replace AC dikes and AC over-drains that are deteriorated, replace damaged AC shoulders with dig-outs, and replace traffic pavement striping and markings within the project limits.
State Route 70 Corridor Improvements – Segment 1
This project will improve safety along State Route 70 corridor by providing continuous passing opportunities for vehicles from Ophir Road to Palermo Road. The corridor has experienced higher than average collision rates with the majority of accidents attributed to the lack of passing lanes. The additional lanes will increase highway capacity to meet future economic development, including population growth, in Butte County.
State Route 70 Corridor Improvements – Segment 2
This project will improve safety along State Route 70 corridor by providing continuous passing opportunities for vehicles from Palermo Road to just north of Cox Lane. The corridor has experienced higher than average collision rates with the majority of accidents attributed to the lack of passing lanes. The additional lanes will increase highway capacity to meet future economic development, including population growth, in Butte County.
Sacramento U.S. Highway 50 Pavement Overlay
This is a Highway Maintenance (HM) Pavement Preservation Project in Sacramento County located along U.S. Highway 50 from post mile 12.1 to post mile 23.1 (from 0.3 mile west of Sunrise Boulevard to the El Dorado County line).
The work includes cold plane AC pavement followed by placing rubberized hot-mix asphalt-gap graded (RHMA-G) on the HOV lane from postmile 12.1 to postmile 14.2. From postmile 14.2 to postmile 23.1, cold plane AC pavement and rubberized hot mix asphalt-open graded (RHMA-O). In addition, placement of new shoulder backing, remove and replace existing traffic loops, remove and replace traffic stripes, remove and replace metal beam guardrail and adjust guardrail.
Butte State Highway 70 Overlay
This is a Pavement Maintenance Project located in Butte County that will remove asphalt concrete, place 0.10’ of rubberized hot mix asphalt and replace traffic stripes.
Colusa, Glenn, Sutter, Yuba and Sacramento County Bridge Deck Preventive Maintenance
This is a Bridge Maintenance Project that will remove asphalt concrete, place methacrylate, place polyester concrete overlay, and/or repair bridge joints at 10 locations.
El Dorado, Nevada and Placer Bridge Rehabilitation
This is a Bridge Maintenance Project located in El Dorado, Nevada and Placer counties that will remove asphalt concrete, place concrete and polyester concrete overlay, and place methacrylate on bridge decks, replace approach slabs and bridge joint seals.
El Dorado U.S. Highway 50 Hot Mix Asphalt Overlay
This is a Highway Maintenance project located on U.S. Highway 50 in El Dorado County. Project limits begin from the west end of Sawmill Undercrossing (post mile 28.8) and end to the west of South Fork American River Bridge (post mile 38.8). The proposed project will overlay the existing roadway with 0.10' of rubberized hot mix asphalt. Local road approaches will be cold planed and repaved with hot mix asphalt.
Sacramento, Yolo, Colusa and Glenn Interstate 5 Striping
This project will remove existing 4-inch traffic striping and replace with 6-inch traffic striping on Interstate 5 from the San Joaquin County line continuously to the Tehama County line. The project will also replace traffic markers with “wrong way” markers and add Interstate Pavement Markings at key interchanges.
Interstate 80, Valley Section Striping
This project will remove existing 4-inch traffic striping and replace with 6-inch traffic striping on Interstate 80 from the Solano County line continuously to Colfax. The project will also replace traffic markers with “wrong way” markers and will also add Interstate Pavement Markings at key interchanges.
Interstate 99 Striping
This project will remove existing 4-inch traffic striping and replace with 6-inch striping on Interstate 99 from the San Joaquin County line to U.S. Highway 50 and from the Route 5/70 split to the Route 70/99 Split. The project will also replace traffic markers with “wrong way” markers and will also add Interstate Pavement Markings at key interchanges.
Interstate 80 Mountain Section Striping
This project will remove existing 4-inch traffic striping and replace with 6-inch traffic striping on Interstate 80 from Colfax to the Nevada state line. The project also will replace traffic markers with “wrong way” markers.
Nevada State Route 49 Culvert Rehabilitation
The project is funded by the SHOPP 151 Drainage System Restoration program. The project is located on State Route 49 in Nevada County (PM 0.0/7.5) and two locations on SR 49 in Placer County (PM 8.42 & 10.23). The project scope will rehabilitate a total of 22 culverts and 13 corrugated steel pipe (CSP) down drains.
State Routes 51, 99 Fiber Optic Project
In Sacramento County on State Route (SR) 51, from the 50/99/51 separation to approximately 0.1 mile south of Fort Sutter Viaduct; also on SR 99 from Grant Line OC to Junction 50/51. Install fiber optic communication systems. (Sac-99 PM 10.0/R24.3; Sac-51 PM 0.0/0.13)
Interstate 80 Sacramento/Yolo County Ramp Metering
This project will widen ramps, install amps meters, California Highway Patrol (CHP) Enforcement and Maintenance Vehicle Pullout areas on Interstate 80 in Sacramento and Yolo Counties at various locations. Ramp metering will help reduce traffic congestion on the freeway system, minimize vehicle delays and reduce traffic accidents. All ramp locations in this project are listed in the Caltrans District 3 Ramp Meter Development Plan 2013 (December 2013).
Interstate 80 Drainage Restoration
The project is located on Interstate 80 (I-80) in Placer County near Secret Town from the Secret Town Overcrossing (OC) to the Gold Run Rest Area. The project proposes to rehabilitate the deteriorated and damaged portion of the existing roadway drainage systems (culverts, down drains, etc.). There are 44 culverts that are scheduled for rehabilitation in this project.
State Route 99 Live Oak Rehabilitation
The project is located in and near the City of Live Oak on State Route (SR) 99 in Sutter County from Post Mile 39.4 to 41.0. The project proposes to rehabilitate SR 99 to a 40-year pavement life. In addition, the project entails modifying the drainage systems. Complete Street enhancements will be integrated by providing bicycle and pedestrian facilities. Crosswalks, curbs, gutters, sidewalks and driveways will be upgraded. Curb ramps will be upgraded to current American with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards. Traffic signals will be upgraded at Pennington Road and Elm Street.
Interstate 80 Pavement Improvement
This Capital Preventive Maintenance (CAPM) project proposes to preserve and extend the life of the existing pavement to improve ride quality in both directions of Interstate 80 (I-80) from Madison Avenue to Roseville Road (Post Miles 9.6-12.9), along with on-ramps and off-ramp improvements for Madison Avenue.
U.S. Highway 50 Fiber Optics Project
This project proposes to install a fiber optic line along U.S. Highway 50 in Sacramento and El Dorado counties from Sunrise Boulevard to Silva Valley Parkway, hook up all existing Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) elements and signals to the fiber optic network running to the Regional Transportation Management Center (TMC) and to install a traffic camera at Carpenter Peak near the Sacramento-El Dorado County line.
U.S. Highway 50 Pavement Rehabilitation Project
The purpose of this project is to replace the existing Portland Cement Concrete (PCC) pavement, reduce maintenance crew’s exposure to live traffic, and reduce maintenance expenditure. The project scope also includes the restoration of other roadway elements such as drainage, lighting, and pedestrian facilities. The existing Portland PCC pavement was built between 1967 and 1971 and has reached the end of its service life. It is deteriorated and has a poor ride quality that requires annual maintenance to repair and maintain. A recent pavement condition survey conveyed that there is severe slab cracking and faulting in the no. 3 and 4 lanes in both directions and minor slab cracking in the no.1 and 2 lanes in both directions.
Sacramento Connector Ramps Metering Project
Install connector ramp meters at four locations in Sacramento County. The first location is the connector ramp from eastbound Route 160 to northbound Route 51 (Business 80), the second location is from southbound Route 99 to southbound Interstate 5 (I-5), the third location is from southbound I-5 to northbound Route 99, and the fourth location is from southbound Route 99 to northbound I-5.
Tower Bridge Maintenance Project
This is a HM315 project for mechanical and electrical rehabilitation on Tower Bridge, located in Yolo County on Route 275, PM 13.01. The work will upgrade the existing security/communications system, replace 48 incandescent lights with energy efficient LED lighting, replace the traveling cable system, conduct NDS testing and maintenance of the counter balance chains, and replace the 96 counterweight wire ropes, required to operate the bridge opening.
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