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, November 17 through Thursday, November 23

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 most work on Northern California highways from Wednesday, November 22 through Sunday, November 26 in observance of Thanksgiving. 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 (9.4) – Striping near the High Prairie Creek Bridge will begin on Monday, November 20. One-way traffic control will be in effect at all hours. Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays. LC#C101JE

Route 101 (12/15.2) – Emergency work from 0.2 miles north of Lagoon Creek County Park to 2.4 miles north of Rudisill Road will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect at all hours. Motorists should anticipate up to 20-minute delays. LC#C101UB

Route 101 (14.7/15.1) – Emergency work north of Rudisill Road will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#C101JC

Route 101 (17.2/17.6) – Electrical work 2.8 miles south of the Mill Creek Campground will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect at all hours. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C101QD

Route 101 (20.3/22.7) – Construction south of Hamilton Road will continue. A southbound lane restriction will be in effect. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101YB/C101JE


Humboldt County

Route 36 (25.7/28.8) – Emergency work from Little Larabe Creek to Cotrell Ranch Road will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C36OA

Route 36 (36/40.4) – The Federal Highway Administration will be conducting highway work west of Buck Mountain Road. One-way traffic control will be in effect at all hours. Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays. LC#C36KA

Route 96 (3.6/8.1) – Roadway excavation from the Willow Creek North Bridge to near the Tish Tang Campground will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C96BA

Route 96 (22.1) – Culvert work south of Weitchpec will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect at all hours. Motorists should anticipate 30-minute delays. LC#C96NA

Route 96 (23.2/22.7) – RTA Construction has been granted a Caltrans Encroachment Permit for Utility Work east of Weitchpec Road. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#P96BA

Route 101 (36) – Routine maintenance from Dyerville to the Jordan Creek Bridge will occur on Friday, November 17. Lane restrictions will be in effect in both directions from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#W101AA

Route 101 (50.6) – Emergency drainage work near South Scotia Road will continue. Lane closures will be in effect in both directions from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101MD

Route 101 (52) – Bridge work at Eel River bridge 4 221 will resume. A northbound lane closure will be in effect weekdays. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101JE

Route 101 (77.1/77.2) – AT&T has been granted a Caltrans Encroachment Permit for utility work from Hawthorn Street to Del Norte Street for one night beginning Friday, November 17. A southbound lane closure will be in effect from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#P101BA

Route 101 (79.3/79.5) – The City of Eureka has been granted a Caltrans Encroachment Permit for utility work from T Street to W Street. A southbound lane restriction will be in effect from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. weeknights. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#P101BA

Route 101 (109.2/126.1) – Pavement work from Big Lagoon to the South Prairie Creek Park Undercrossing will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect. Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays. LC#C101ZD

Route 101 (111.3/111.7) – Wall work from 1.2 to 0.8 miles south of Kane Road will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#C101TD

Route 101 (126.1) – Bridge work at the South Prairie Creek Undercrossing will continue. Lane closures will be in effect in both directions weekdays. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101JE

Route 169 (13.2/15.1) – PG&E has been granted a Caltrans Encroachment Permit for utility work near the Wauteck Village. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#P169AA

Route 169 (26.4/29.8) – Construction west of the Rock Creek Chute Bridge will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C169DA

Route 283 (0) – Striping near the Scotia Separation will continue until 6 a.m. on Friday, November 17. A moving northbound lane closure will be in effect. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C283AA

Route 299 (2.9) – Bridge work at the Essex Lane Undercrossing Bridge will continue. Lane closures will be in effect in both directions weekdays. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C299WA

Route 299 (5.3) – Pavement work near the Blue Lake Overhead Bridge will continue. Lane closures will be in effect in both directions weekdays. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C299WA

Route 299 (5.4) – Striping at the on and off ramp near Blue Lake Road will occur on Friday, November 17. The ramps will be fully closed from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should find an alternate route. LC#C299WA


Lake County

Route 20 (15.8) – PG&E has been granted a Caltrans Encroachment Permit for utility work at Bartlett Springs Road on Monday, November 20.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#P20BA

Route 29 (41.4) – Highway Construction on the Lakeport Blvd Overcrossing will end on Friday, November 17.  The offramp will be closed from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m.   Motorists should seek an alternative route.   LC#C29MA


Mendocino County

Route 1 (21/39) – PG&E has been granted a Caltrans Encroachment Permit for tree work at Crispin Road through Cameron Road on Friday, November 17.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.   Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#P1AA

Route 1 (104.5) – Emergency highway repairs near South Fork Eel River Bridge will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C1VA

Route 101 (3.1/5.9) – Slide repairs from Comminsky Station Road to the Pieta Creek Bridge will continue. Northbound traffic will be reduced to one lane from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101AE

Route 101 (4.5/5.0) – Routine maintenance near Frog Woman Rock will continue. Northbound traffic will be restricted to one lane 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#M101GA

Route 101 (33/42) – Emergency wildfire repairs at Ridgewood Ranch Road will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays.  Motorist should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C101KE, T101EA

Route 101 (86.1/87.7) – Emergency work near Hermitage Vista Point will continue.  Northbound traffic will be reduced to one lane 24 hours a day.  Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C101ID

Route 101 (104/107) – Emergency slide repairs at Piercy will continue.  Lane restrictions will be in effect 24 hours a day..  Motorist should minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101AD

Route 162 (25.7/34.0) – Pavement work from 1 mile west of Poonkiny to Short Creek Road will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C162MA

Route 175 (5.6/9.1) – Emergency storm damage repairs at various locations from 1.7 miles east of Buckman Drive to the Lake/Mendocino County line will continue. One-way traffic control with a temporary traffic signal will be in effect 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.  Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays.  LC#T175CA

Route 253 (1.2/2.0) – Highway repairs near Singley Cattlepass will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays. LC#C253FA

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.)