Caltrans News Release
District 4
Harry Yahata, District Director

September 11, 2000
Contact: Angela Blanchette - (510) 286-7397

*Traffic Advisory*

Overnight Closures on I-80 Scheduled This Week

Various lanes and ramps on eastbound I-80 between the Berkeley curve and Gilman Street will be closed overnight this week for Caltrans construction work at the following times and locations:

Closure of various lanes on eastbound I-80 from the Powell Street undercrossing to the Gilman Street undercrossing from 10 p.m. each night until 7 a.m. the following morning.

Closure of various lanes on the northbound I-880 connector ramp to eastbound I-80 from
11:55 p.m. each night until 5 a.m. the following morning.

Closure of various lanes on eastbound I-80 from the westbound I-580 connector ramp to the Powell Street undercrossing from 11:55 p.m. each night until 6 a.m. the following morning.

Full closure of the westbound I-580 connector ramp to eastbound I-80 from 11:55 p.m. until 5 a.m. the following morning. Traffic will be detoured to westbound I-80 via the West Grand Avenue off-ramp, then to northbound I-880 and back onto eastbound I-80.

The lane and ramp closures are needed to perform paving work in the area.

All closures and detour routes will be clearly marked with electronic message signs. Some traffic delays are expected and motorists are advised to use alternate routes when possible.