California Department of Transportation District 1
 

Road Information Bulletin

Del Norte and Humboldt Counties:
Eli Rohl, Public Information Officer
Phone: (707) 441-3998, TTY 711
E-mail: Eli_Rohl@dot.ca.gov


Lake and Mendocino Counties:
Phil Frisbie, Jr., Public Information Officer
Phone: (707) 441-4678, TTY 711
E-mail: Phil_Frisbie@dot.ca.gov

Road Conditions: 1-800-427-7623 (ROAD)
http://www.dot.ca.gov/


Major roadwork scheduled
Friday, November 21 through Thursday, November 27

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 work on Northern California highways from Wednesday, November 26, through Sunday, November 30, in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday.  However, due to unforeseen circumstances, it may be necessary for Caltrans Maintenance forces to respond to emergency situations.


Del Norte County

Route 101 (2/2.3) – Emergency drainage work from 1.2 miles to 1.5 miles south of South Bank Road will continue. Southbound traffic will be restricted to one lane from 12PM noon to 12AM midnight, weekdays. Motorists may experience minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101SA

Route 101 (4.0) – Bridge work at the Klamath River Bridge will begin Monday, November 24. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7AM to 5PM, weekdays. Motorists should anticipate a 5-minute delay. LC#C101MB

Route 101 (17.3/17.5) – Sink repair from 2.5 to 3.0 miles south of the Mill Creek Park Entrance will continue.  A shoulder closure will be in effect 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Motorists may experience minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101VB


Humboldt County

Route 36 (8.2/12.4) – Caltrans will be performing routine maintenance between Corbett Ranch Lane and Swimmers Delight Road beginning Friday, November 14. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 8AM to 3PM. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#W36BA

Route 36 (28.06) – Rob Coleman has been granted a Caltrans Encroachment Permit to install a new driveway .7 miles west of Cottrell Ranch Road beginning Monday, November 24. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 8AM to 4PM, weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#P36BA

Route 101 (68.2/75.7) – Pavement repairs from the Hookton Road Overcrossing to Hilfiker Street will continue.  A moving lane closure will be in effect from 7AM to 5PM on Friday, November 14. Additionally, traffic will be restricted to one lane of travel in each direction from 7AM to 5PM, weekdays, beginning Monday, November 17.   Motorists may experience minor traffic slowdowns.  LC#C101OA

Route 101 (85.8/88.3) – Median barrier work from the junction of U.S. Highway 101 and State Route 255 to the junction of Highway 101 and Route 299 will continue.  Traffic will be restricted to one lane of travel in each direction from 7AM to 5PM, beginning Sunday, November 16.  Motorists may experience minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101KA

Route 101 (86.3/87.8) – Cable median barrier installation from the 11th Street Overcrossing to the Arcata Overhead Bridge will continue.  A southbound shoulder closure will be in effect from 7AM to 5PM, weekdays.  Motorists may experience minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101KA

Route 101 (90.1/91.5) – PG&E has been granted a Caltrans encroachment permit to continue working between the Route 101/200 junction and the School Road Overcrossing. A Northbound lane closure will be in effect from 9AM to 11AM, weekdays. Motorists may experience minor traffic slowdowns. LC#P101IA

Route 169 (21.7/23.5) – Bridge work .6 miles south of Capell Creek Road will begin Sunday, November 23. A full road closure will be in effect from 10PM to 5AM, weeknights. Motorists are advised to seek an alternate route. LC#C169EA

Route 169 (22.3/23.5) – Highway work from near Notchko Wall to just west of Cappell Creek Road will continue.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7AM to 5PM, weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays.  LC#C169EA

Route 211 (73.2/74.3) – Overlay work from Ocean Avenue to Market Street will begin Wednesday, November 12. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7AM to 5PM, weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C211CA

Route 299 (19.1) – Curve improvements near Bair Road will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7AM to 5PM, weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C299EA


Lake County

Route 20 (18.0/27.1) – Caltrans will perform routine maintenance from Ogden Road to Hillside Lane on Friday, November 21.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 9AM to 3PM, weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays.  LC#S20CA


Mendocino County

Route 101 (4.5/5.0) – Caltrans will perform slide repairs near the Korean War Veterans Memorial Bridge (near Frog Woman Rock).  Northbound traffic will be restricted to one lane 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.  Motorists+ may experience minor traffic slowdowns.  LC#M101GA

Route 101 (99.5/100.0) – Bridge rehabilitation at the Mignon "Minnie" Stoddard Lilley Memorial Bridge and the Elizabeth Jane Rosewarne Memorial Bridge will continue.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 5AM to 5PM, weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays.  LC#C101RA

Route 271 (17.9) – Bridge rehabilitation at the McCoy Creek Bridge will continue through Friday, November 21.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 5AM to 5PM, weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays.  LC#C271CA

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.)