California Department of Transportation
 

Road Information Bulletin

Del Norte and Humboldt Counties:
Myles Cochrane, Public Information Officer
Phone: (707) 445-6312, TTY 711
E-mail: Myles_Cochrane@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, August 28 through Thursday, September 3

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.


Del Norte County

Route 101 (2.0/2.3) – Emergency drainage work 1.3 miles to 1.6 miles south of South Bank Road will continue.  Traffic will be restricted to one lane in both directions 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.  Motorists may experience minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101SA

Route 101 (4/9.3) – Routine maintenance from the Klamath River Bridge to the entrance of the High Prairie Trailer Park will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7AM to 5PM, weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 20 minute delays. LC#C101JB

Route 101 (37/38.9) – Guardrail work approximately one mile south of Wilson lane will begin Monday, August 31.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7AM to 5PM, weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays. LC#C101O

Route 101 (38.9/42.6) - PG&E has been issued a Caltrans Encroachment Permit for tree trimming from Wilson Lane to Lopez Avenue beginning Monday, August 31.  A northbound shoulder closure will be in effect from 7AM to 3PM, weekdays. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#P101IA

Route 197 (4.8/5.3) – Emergency bridge work near the Sultan Creek Crossing will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays.  LC#C197AA

Route 199 (33.4) – Routine maintenance will continue at the Collier Rest Area. It will be closed overnight from 4:30PM to 9AM. LC#M199BA


Humboldt County

Route 36 (0) – Bridge repairs at the intersection of Route 36 and Route 101 will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7AM to 7PM, weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C36GA

Route 96 (3.7/11) – Pavement repairs .1 miles north of Willow Creek, North and North Loop Road will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 5:30AM to 8PM weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C96GA

Route 96 (14.5/14.6) – Bridge repairs at Mill Creek will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect in from 7AM to 7PM, weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C96HA

Route 101 (8.8/14.3) – Paving operations will from the East Branch South Fork Eel River Bridge 4-39 to the Dean Creek Bridge will continue. Traffic will be restricted to one lane in both directions from 7AM to 6PM, weekdays. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101LB

Route 101 (11.1/22.4) - Bridge repairs from Sprowel Creek Road to the French Road Undercrossing will continue. Traffic will be restricted to one lane in both directions from 7AM to 7PM, weekdays. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101NB

Route 101 (25/46.7) – Striping from the Salmon Creek Road Undercrossing to Greenlaw Vista Point will continue. Traffic will be restricted to one lane in both directions from 7AM to 7PM, weekdays. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101AB

Route  101 (22/25) – Paving operations from .7 miles south of Hamilton Road to .2 miles south of Anchor Way will begin on Monday, August 31. Traffic will be restricted to one lane in both directions from 7AM to 4:30PM, weekdays. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC# C101LP

Route 101 (40.7/43) – Routine maintenance will continue from 1 mile north of the Redcrest Bridge Undercrossing to 1.5 miles north of Bear Creek will continue. A southbound lane closure will be in effect 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101IB

Route 101 (45.6/61.5) – Paving operations from Greenlaw Creek Bridge to the Fortuna Overhead will begin on Monday, August 31. Traffic will be restricted to one lane in both directions from 7AM to 7PM, weekdays. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101ZA

Route 101 (53.9/54) – Emergency bridge work at the northbound Eel River Bridge just north of Rio Dell will continue. Traffic will be restricted to one lane in both directions 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101XA

Route 101 (67.9) – Bridge repairs at Salmon Creek will continue. Traffic will be restricted to one lane in both directions from 7AM to 7PM weekdays. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101NB

Route 101 (86.1/103.4) – Bridge repairs from the Seventh Street Overcrossing to the Bridge Seawood Drive Undercrossing will continue. Traffic will be restricted to one lane in both directions from 7AM to 7PM, weekdays. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101NB

Route 169 (15.1/23.6) – Roadway widening near Cappell Creek Road will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 6AM to 4PM, weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays. LC#C169EA

Route 254 (19.9) – Bridge work at Federation Grove will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7AM to 7PM, weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C254DA

Route 299 (5.5/11) – Paving operations from the Blue Lake undercrossing to North Fork Mad River will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7AM to 5PM, weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays. LC#C299IA

Route 299 (31.8/33.2) – Retaining wall construction from 1.2 miles east of Cedar Creek Road to 1.0 mile west of East Fork Willow Creek will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7AM to 5PM, weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#C299JA


Lake County

Route 20 (8.0/8.7) – Installation of a roundabout at the junction of Routes 20/29 will continue through Friday, August 28.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 6AM to 6PM, weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays.  LC#C20BA

Route 20 (13.1/26.2) – Pavement repairs from Rosemont Drive to the junction of Routes 20/53 will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 6PM to 9AM, weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays.  LC#C20CA

Route 20 (23.0/25.0) – Lake County Special Districts has been granted a Caltrans encroachment permit to perform utility work from Paradise Cove to Mitchell Road.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7AM to 3PM, weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#P20AA

Route 20 (26.4) – PG&E has been granted a Caltrans encroachment permit to perform utility work near West Lakeview Drive on Friday, August 28.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7AM to 3PM.  Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#P20AA

Route 29 (34.3/40.1) – Pavement repairs from Main Street in Kelseyville to the junction of Routes 29/175 near Lakeport will continue.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 6PM to 6AM.  Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays.  LC#C29AA

Route 29 (52.1/52.5) – Installation of a roundabout at the junction of Routes 20/29 will continue through Friday, August 28.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 6AM to 6PM, weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays.  LC#C29CA

Route 175 (7.1) – PG&E has been granted a Caltrans encroachment permit to perform utility work about 1.0 mile west of Lakeport beginning Thursday, September 3.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 9AM to 3PM, weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#P175BA


Mendocino County

Route 1 (40.2) – Bridge painting at the Navarro River Bridge will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7AM to 5PM, weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays.  LC#C1NA

Route 1 (70.5) – Highway repairs just north of Ocean Meadows Circle will continue.  One-way traffic control with a temporary signal will be in effect 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.  Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays.  LC#C1DA

Route 1 (85.3/104.7) – Drainage repairs at various locations from Hardy Creek to the South Fork Eel River Bridge will continue.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 6AM to 6PM, weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays.  LC#C1MA

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 (17.5/20.9) – Pavement repairs from 0.3 miles north of Nelson Road to the Robinson Creek Bridge will continue.  In two-lane sections, one-way traffic control will be in effect from 6PM to 6AM, weekdays, and motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays.  In four-lane sections, traffic will be restricted to one lane in each direction from 6AM to 6PM, weekdays, and motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns.  At the Robinson Overcrossing and El Roble Overcrossing interchanges, ramps will be intermittently closed from 4AM to 3PM, weekdays, and motorists should seek an alternate route.  No consecutive offramps or onramps will be closed at the same time.  LC#C101KB

Route 101 (49/49.7) – Mitigation work from the North Willits Railroad Crossing to the entrance of Georgia Pacific will continue. Intermittent full highway closures will be in effect from 6AM to 6PM, weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C101IB

Route 128 (8.0/50.9) – Culvert rehabilitation at various locations from Paul M. Dimmick Park to the Mendocino/Sonoma County line will continue.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 6AM to 6PM, weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays.  LC#C128CA, C128AA

Route 128 (34.5/36.2) – Roadway repairs from the Shearing Creek Bridge to the Maple Creek Bridge will continue.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 6AM to 5:30PM, weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays.  LC#C128EA

A retaining wall project on Route 128 in Sonoma County will impact Mendocino County traffic.  Full nighttime road closures from 11PM to 5AM will be in effect Monday evening through Friday morning.  Motorists will need to seek an alternate route such as Route 253 to U.S. Highway 101.

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.)