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:
Cori Reed, Public Information Officer
Phone: (707) 441-4678, TTY 711
E-mail: Cori_Reed@dot.ca.gov

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


Major roadwork scheduled
Friday, February 15 through Thursday, February 21

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 District 1 will suspend most work on Northern California highways Friday February 15 through Monday, February 18 in observance of Presidents’ Day. However, in the case of unforeseen circumstances, it may be necessary for Caltrans Maintenance forces to respond to emergency situations.


Del Norte County

Route 101 (14.7/15.1) – Construction north of Rudisill Road will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#C101JC


Humboldt County

Route 36 (11.5) – Geotechnical work near the Hely Creek Bridge will continue through Friday, February 15. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C36UA

Route 36 (31.4) – Emergency work west of the McClellan Mountain Summit will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C36OA

Route 36 (36/40.4) – The Federal Highway Administration will continue work west of Buck Mountain Road will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 30-minute delays. LC#C36KA

Route 101 (77.9) - PG&E has been granted a Caltrans Encroachment Permit for utility work near 6th Street in Eureka from 9 p.m. on Thursday, February 21 to 7 a.m. on Friday, February 22. A southbound lane closure will be in effect. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#P101HA

Route 299 (1.8/2.9) – The eastbound offramp to Route 200 will be fully closed for emergency work and a westbound lane will be closed from the 200 junction to the Essex Lane Undercrossing Bridge. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns and follow signage when alternate routes are necessary. LC#T299CA


Lake County

Route 20 (0/5.5) – Drainage work from Mendocino County Line to Witter Springs Road will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect.  Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C20HB


Mendocino County

Route 1 (75) – Emergency work at Blue Slide Gulch will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#C1TA

Route 20 (39/44) – Emergency work from Road 260 to Old Lake County Road will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. weeknights.  Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C20HB

Route 101 (35/39) – Emergency work from Reeves Canyon Road to Ridgewood Ranch Road will continue. Lane closures will be in effect.  Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays.  LC#C101EF

Route 175 (8.5/9) – Emergency work at Lake County Line will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect 24 hours a day.  Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C175HA

Route 271 (17.9) – Bridge work at McCoy Creek Bridge will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C271GA

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.)