California Department of Transportation
 

Road Information Bulletin

Del Norte and Humboldt Counties:
Myles Cochrane, Public Information Officer
Phone: (707) 445-6312, TTY 711
E-mail: Myles_Cochrane@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, July 3 through Thursday, July 9

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, July 3, through Sunday, July 5, in observance of Independence Day.  However, due to unforeseen circumstances, it may be necessary for Caltrans Maintenance forces to respond to emergency situations.


Del Norte County

Route 101 (2.0/2.3) – Emergency drainage work 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 may experience minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101SA


Humboldt County

Route 96 (8.1/9.1) – PG&E has been issued a Caltrans encroachment permit for utility work between the Tish Tang Campground and Private Road beginning Monday, June 6.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 9 AM to 4 PM, weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#P96BA

Route 101 (53.9/54) – Emergency bridge work at the northbound Eel River Bridge just north of Rio Dell will begin Monday, July 6. Traffic will be restricted to one lane in each direction from 7AM to 5PM. Beginning Tuesday, July 7 at 7AM traffic will be restricted to one lane in each direction 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101XA

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 7 AM to 5 PM weekdays. Motorists may experience minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101KA

Route 101 (112.5) – Emergency drainage work will continue at Kane Road on Monday, July 6. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 8 AM to 7 PM weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#C101YA

Route 169 (22.4/23.6) – Roadway widening near Cappell Creek Road will continue on Monday, July 6. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 6AM to 5PM weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays. LC#C169EA

Route 211 (73.2/73.7) – Ferndale Chamber of Commerce has been issued a Caltrans encroachment permit for the Annual 4th of July Parade from Ocean Avenue to Vanston Avenue on Saturday, July 4.  A full closure will be in effect from noon to 6PM. Motorists are advised to use an alternate route. LC#211GA


Lake County

Route 20 (13.3/31.6) – Pavement repairs from Manzanita Road to the junction of Routes 20/53 will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 6PM to 9AM, weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays.  LC#C20CA

Route 29 (34.6/40.1) – Pavement repairs from Main Street in Kelseyville to the junction of Routes 29/175 near Lakeport will continue.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 6PM to 6AM, Sunday evening through Friday morning.  Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays.  LC#C29AA


Mendocino County

Route 1 (14.0/15.2) – The City of Point Arena has been issued a Caltrans Encroachment permit to hold the annual Independence Day Parade on Saturday, July 4.  A full road closure will be in effect from noon to 1PM.  Motorists are advised to use an alternate route.  LC#P1EA

Route 1 (59.8/60.5) – The City of Fort Bragg has been granted a Caltrans Encroachment Permit to hold the 4th of July Fireworks from the junction of Routes 1/20 to South Street on Saturday, July 5.  Turns onto Ocean View Drive will be restricted from 5PM to 11PM.  Motorists may experience minor traffic slowdowns.  LC#P1EA

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 (92.0/92.6) – PG&E has been issued a Caltrans encroachment permit for utility repairs just south of the Jitney Gulch Bridge on Wednesday, July 8.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 9AM to 3PM.  Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays.  LC#P101JA

Route 128 (3.7) – PG&E has been issued a Caltrans encroachment permit for utility repairs 3.7 miles east of the junction of routes 1/128 on Wednesday, July 8.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 8AM to 4PM.  Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays.  LC#P128AA

Route 128 (14.1/23.0) – Culvert rehabilitation at various locations from Wendling Street to Philo School Road will continue.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 6AM to 6PM, weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays.  LC#C128CA

Route 128 (34.5/36.2) – Roadway repairs from the Shearing Creek Bridge to the Maple Creek Bridge will begin Monday, July 6.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 6:30AM to 5:30PM, weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays.  LC#C128EA

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.)