California Department of Transportation - District 2

Current Highway Conditions & Planned Roadwork


Slow for the Cone Zone
Slow for the Cone Zone

Traffic alerts Provided by Caltrans District 2

Mt Shasta at I-5 Sweetbrier

*******PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE IN OLD STATION/HAT CREEK******* Caltrans representatives will hold a Public Open House Thursday, April 16, 2015 from 5:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. at the Volunteer Fire Hall in Old Station. Caltrans will be discussing the High Friction Surface Treatment Project (May 2015) and the Hat Creek Bridge Replacement Project (2018).

*******299 CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS****This summer several safety-curve realignment and paving projects will be in construction on State Route 299 between Redding and Arcata. Please be advised maximum delays could reach 1 hour, 45 minutes. A public open house will be held Wednesday, MAY 6, 2015 FROM 5:00 P.M.-7:00 at the Trinity County Library. Log on to to view the map and delay times.

BUCKHORN GRADE: Emergency storm repair work continues on State Route 299's Buckhorn Grade between post miles 3.0 and 4.3 between Redding and Weaverville. Crews will be clearing trees and performing slope repair. There will be one-way traffic control Monday-Saturday from 7:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. with pilot cars and flaggers. Motorists could experience delays of up to 40 minutes. Emergency repair work is expected to take 60 days. Please plan accordingly so you can reach your destination on time.

299 W/OLD SHASTA: Shasta ADA will remove obstructions and barriers for pedestrians. One-way traffic control Monday-Friday from 7:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m just west of Mackley Alley to Red Bluff Road in the eastbound direction. Expected delays: 12-20 mins. Work is expected to continue through November.

299E/HAT CREEK CURVE REALIGNMENT PROJECT: One way traffic control will be in effect eight miles from Burney from 7:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m., including some weekends. Motorists could experience up to 15 minute delays. This project is expected to be completed by July.

In Siskiyou County, emergency slide repair will begin Thursday, March 19, 2015 on southbound Interstate 5 near Hornbrook at SR 96. The southbound interstate 5 off-ramp at the Colliers Rest Area will be closed from 7:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. for approximately three weeks. Motorists will be detoured to the next off-ramp at Montague Road.

In Siskiyou County, preliminary work on the Angel Maple Shoulder Widening Project on State Route 97 near Weed is underway. One way traffic control with a pilot car and flaggers will be in effect Monday-Friday between 6:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. between Angel Valley Rd. and Maple Avenue. Construction is expected to begin on April 20, 2015.


SR 44-Lassen Loop-Lassen National Forest