U.S. 50 HOV Lane (I-5 to Watt Ave.)


DESCRIPTION

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]

PROJECT BENEFITS

-Allow connectivity and consistency with the planned HOV system in the Sacramento Region
-Enhance mobility and provide incentives for ridesharing during peak period travel
-Achieve the goals of the current SACOG MTP by promoting ridesharing
-Improve US 50 to meet the growing travel demand in the Sacramento Region
-Provide an option for reliable peak period travel time
-Use the highway facilities as efficiently as possible
-Improve general traffic operations by reducing congestion and travel time
-Improve bicycle and pedestrian access

FUNDING BREAKDOWN

Local - $13.05 million
State - n/a
Federal - n/a
Estimated Total Project Cost -$120 million (not fully funded)
NOTE: This cost estimate is with the assumption that this project will be combined with SAC 50 Rehabilitation Project funded by SHOPP.

PROJECT SCHEDULE

Circulate Draft Environmental Document -- September 2016
Project Approval & Environmental Document – May 2017
Design Completed -- October 2018
Right of Way Acquisition Completed -- February 2020 (if funds are available)
Advertise – March 2020 (if funds are available)
Begin Construction -- September 2020 (if funds are available)
Expected Completion -- December 2024 (if funds are available)
NOTE: This revised schedule is with the assumption that this project will be combined with SAC 50 Rehabilitation Project funded by SHOPP.

PARTNERSHIP

Caltrans, Sacramento Transportation Authority (STA)

PROJECT CONTACT

Sutha Suthahar, Project Manager
Phone: (530)741-5408
Email:sutha.suthahar@dot.ca.gov

Dennis Keaton, Public Information Officer
Phone: (530) 741-5474
Email:dennis.keaton@dot.ca.gov

Public Workshop 1
When:

Monday, October 17, 2016, 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Where:
Caltrans Farmer's Market Building #3
1st floor, Room #102
1727 30th Street, Sacramento

Public Workshop 2
When:

Tuesday, October 18, 2016, 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Where:
Isador Cohen Elementary School
9025 Salmon Falls Dr, Sacramento

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Contact Information

General Information:

Phone: (530) 741-4572
Fax: (530) 741-4111

Physical Address:

California Department of Transportation
District 3
703 B Street
Marysville, CA 95901

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