California Department of Transportation
 

Road Information Bulletin

Del Norte and Humboldt Counties:
Eli Rohl, Public Information Officer
Phone: (707) 441-3998, TTY 711
E-mail: Eli_Rohl@dot.ca.gov


Lake and Mendocino Counties:
Phil Frisbie, Jr., Public Information Officer
Phone: (707) 441-4678, TTY 711
E-mail: Phil_Frisbie@dot.ca.gov

Road Conditions: 1-800-427-7623 (ROAD)
http://www.dot.ca.gov/


Major roadwork scheduled
Friday, May 21 through Thursday, May 28

The following scheduled roadwork has been verified at time of release. Please keep in mind work is weather permitting and subject to change. For updates to this list, please revisit this web page or check with the California Highway Information Network (CHIN) at www.dot.ca.gov/ or 1-800-GAS-ROAD (1-800-427-7623). For information pertaining to emergency roadwork, check the CHIN. For media updates, please contact the appropriate Public Information Officer listed above.

Caltrans will suspend work on Northern California highways from Friday, May 22, through Monday, May 25, in observance of the Memorial Day weekend.  However, due to unforeseen circumstances, it may be necessary for Caltrans Maintenance forces to respond to emergency situations.


Del Norte County

Route 101 (2/2.3) – Emergency drainage work from 1.3 miles to 1.6 miles south of South Bank Road will continue. Traffic will be restricted to one lane in each direction of travel 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.  Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101SA

Route 101 (43.2/44) – Smith River Rancheria, of Smith River, has been issued a Caltrans Encroachment permit to perform curb and sidewalk improvements from Mouth Smith River Road to the entrance of the Panoramic Trailer Park. A shoulder closure will be in effect from 8 AM to 5 PM weekdays.  Motorists should expect minor traffic slowdowns.  LC#C101WA


Humboldt County

Route 96 (38.6) – Bridge rehabilitation at the Klamath River Bridge will continue.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 6AM to 5PM weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C96NA

Route 101 (15.5) – Drainage work 1.1 miles north of the Dean Creek Bridge will begin. Northbound traffic will be restricted to one lane from 7 AM to 4 PM weekdays. Motorists may experience minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101RB

Route 101 (74.8) – Routine maintenance from the Herrick Avenue Overcrossing to Tompkins Hill Road. A southbound shoulder closure will be in effect from 8 AM to 9 AM on Friday, May 22. Motorists may experience minor traffic slowdowns. LC#W101FA

Route 101 (86.3/87.8) – Cable median barrier installation from the 11th Street Overcrossing to the Arcata Overhead Bridge will continue. A southbound shoulder closure will be in effect from 7AM to 5PM weekdays. Motorists may experience minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101KA

Route 169 (22.4/23.6) – Roadway widening near Cappell Creek Road will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7AM to 5PM weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays. LC#C169EA

Route 211 (73.2/73.4) – Kinetic Universe, Incorporated, of Arcata, has been issued a Caltrans Encroachment permit for the finish of the annual Kinetic Grand Championship in Ferndale between Ocean Avenue and Shaw Avenue on Monday, May 25, from 12 PM to 5 PM. A full road closure will be in effect.  Motorists are advised to use an alternate route. LC#P211GA

Route 211 (73.2/73.9) – American Legion Post, of Ferndale, has been issued a Caltrans Encroachment permit for a Memorial Day Parade from Ocean Avenue to Arlington Avenue on Monday, May 25, from 10 AM to 12 PM. A full road closure will be in effect.  Motorists are advised to use an alternate route.  LC#P211GA

Route 211 (79.2/74.3) – Routine maintenance from the Route 101/211 Separation to Market Street. A shoulder closure will be in effect from 9 AM to 11 AM on Friday, May 22. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#W211BA

Route 255 (2.9/6) – Kinetic Universe of Arcata has been issued a Caltrans Encroachment permit for the annual Kinetic Grand Championship from Peninsula Drive to Jackson Ranch Road on Saturday, May 23.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 9 AM to 3 PM.  Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#P255BA


Lake County

Route 20 (13.5/30.7) – Pavement repairs from Manzanita Road to 0.3 mile east of Catholic Church Road will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 6AM to 7PM, and from 9PM to 6AM, weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays.  LC#C20CA

Route 20 (23.8) – PG&E has been issued a Caltrans encroachment permit for utility repairs near Gladys Street on Tuesday, May 26.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 9AM to 1PM.  Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays.  LC#P20BA

Route 29 (20.3) – Lower Lake Community Action Group has been issued a Caltrans Encroachment permit for the Lower Lake Parade and Barbeque near the junction of Routes 29/53 on Sunday, May 24, from 11AM to noon.  Turns onto Morgan Valley Road will be restricted.  LC#P29AA

Route 29 (34.6/38.9) – Pavement repairs from Main Street in Kelseyville to the Manning Creek Bridge will continue.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7PM to 5AM, weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays.  LC#C29AA

Route 53 (0.0) – Lower Lake Community Action Group has been issued a Caltrans Encroachment permit for the Lower Lake Daze Parade near the junction of Routes 29/53 on Sunday, May 24, from 11AM to noon.  Turns onto Morgan Valley Road will be restricted.  LC#P53BA

Route 175 (20.7/21.0) – Caltrans will perform routine maintenance near Arroyo Vista Road on Tuesday, May 26.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 8:30AM to 4PM.  Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays. LC#S175BA


Mendocino County

Route 1 (65.0/80.0) – PG&E has been issued a Caltrans encroachment permit for tree trimming from Mill Creek Drive to Abalone Point Access Road beginning Tuesday, May 26.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 8AM to 5PM, weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays.  LC#P1AA

Route 1 (70.5) – Highway repairs just north of Ocean Meadows Circle will continue.  One-way traffic control with a temporary signal will be in effect 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.  Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays.  LC#C1DA

Route 101 (4.5/5.0) – Caltrans will perform slide repairs near the Korean War Veterans Memorial Bridge (near Frog Woman Rock).  Northbound traffic will be restricted to one lane 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.  Motorists may experience minor traffic slowdowns.  LC#M101GA

Route 101 (47.5/50.8) – Highway construction from Casteel Lane to Reynolds Highway will continue.  Intermittent one-way traffic control will be in effect from 6AM to 6PM, Monday through Saturday.  Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays.  LC#C101QA

Route 101 (50.7/51.7) – Pavement repairs from the Outlet Creek Bridge to Ryan Creek Road will continue.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7AM to 5PM, weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays.  LC#C101UA

Route 101 (58.9, 61.8) – Pavement repairs at the Moss Cove and Irvine Lodge Rest Areas will continue.  The rest areas will be closed from 6AM to 3PM, weekdays, and may also be closed overnight.  LC#C101VA

Route 101 (106.6) – Bridge rehabilitation at the South Fork Eel River Bridge (Humboldt/Mendocino County line) will begin Tuesday, May 26.  A shoulder closure will be in effect from 5AM to 5PM, weekdays.  Motorists may experience minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101RA

Route 162 (23.0/33.0) – PG&E has been issued a Caltrans encroachment permit for tree trimming from 3.1 miles north of Sand Bank Creek to Short Creek Road beginning Tuesday, May 26.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 8AM to 5PM, weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays.  LC#P162AA

Route 175 (5.5/6.8) – R&M Backhoe Service has been issued a Caltrans encroachment permit to move a wide load from 1.5 to 2.8 miles north of Buckman Drive on Tuesday, May 26.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 8AM to noon.  Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays.  LC#P175DA

Route 271 (4.9, 5.2) – Bridge rehabilitation at the Big Dann CreekBridge and the Cedar Creek Bridge will begin Wednesday, May 27.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 5AM to 5PM, weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays.  LC#C271CA

Slow for the Cone Zone

Caltrans wishes to advise motorists to drive with caution when approaching work areas and to be prepared to stop at traffic control stations.

The Caltrans Traffic Operations Office has reviewed each project and determined that individual project delays are expected to be less than the statewide policy maximum of 30 minutes, unless noted otherwise above. (Bold type denotes a change from the previous bulletin.)