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Caltrans Uses Specialized Tech, Contractors to Reopen Highway



Caltrans News Flash #148

Date: September 28, 2017
District: District 1
Contract: Eli Rohl
Phone: (707) 441-3998
Contact: Tamie Mcgowen
Phone: (916) 657-5060

LEGGETT — When the North Coast's primary transportation corridor is closed by a landslide, Caltrans employs any means necessary to reopen the roadway in a timely manner.

In this Caltrans News Flash, you will be taken to the site of a major landslide to learn more about the specialized equipment being used to clear slide debris and improve slide zone safety for workers and motorists.

This video can also be viewed at: https://youtu.be/bq-sYSjHIUY.

This Caltrans News Flash is the 148th in a series of videos highlighting Caltrans' activities that present the wide-ranging and critical work that Caltrans does to enhance California's economy and livability.To see more of these and other videos, search for #CaltransNewsFlash on Twitter or visit Caltrans News Flash on YouTube (http://bit.ly/1ez3LYz).

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