Caltrans News Release
District 4
Harry Yahata, District Director

April 17, 2001
Contact: Steve Cobb, (925) 942-6007

NIGHT ROAD CLOSURES ON STATE ROUTE 4 IN HERCULES & FRANKLIN CANYON

Starting tonight, Tuesday, April 17th, State Route 4 will be closed in both directions between Cummings Skyway and I-80. On Wednesday night, Route 4 will be closed in the eastbound direction only. On Thursday and Friday nights, Route 4 will be closed in the westbound direction. All closures will be between the hours of 10:00 p.m. and 4:00 a.m., for the purpose of removing bridge falsework at Claeys Lane, weather permitting.

Changeable message signs will give motorists advance warning and detour signs will direct traffic around the work.

Traffic from westbound Route 4 will be detoured via Cummings Skyway west to San Pablo Avenue and then right onto San Pablo Avenue. Follow San Pablo Avenue to the westbound on-ramp to I-80 in Crockett, turn left onto the on-ramp and detour end.

Traffic for eastbound Route 4 will be detoured via I-80 east to Cummings Skyway and from Cummings Skyway east to route 4 east, and detour end.

Traffic delays of 15 minutes are anticipated, use of alternate routes is advised, when possible. For more Information on Bay Area travel, call TravInfo at 817-1717.