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, May 27 through Thursday, June 2

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 Friday, May 27, through Monday, May 30 in observance of the Memorial Day weekend. However, in the case of unforeseen circumstances, it may be necessary for Caltrans Maintenance forces to respond to emergency situations.


Del Norte County

Route 101 (2.0/2.3) – Emergency work from 1.6 miles to 1.6 miles south of South Bank Road will continue. Lane closures will be in effect in both directions at all hours. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101SA

Route 101 (12/15.2) – Emergency work south of Big Lagoon Creek County Park will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#C101UB

Route 101 (21/22.7) – A temporary traffic signal south of Hamilton Road will remain in place. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C101YB

Route 197 (6.1) – Emergency drainage work at Little Mill Creek will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C197CA

Route 199 (24.3/25.4) – Highway construction south of Siskiyou Fork Road will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#C199DA


Humboldt County

Route 96 (11/13.2) – Shoulder work from Loop Road to Hostler Creek Lane will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C96IA

Route 101 (14.6/16.5) – Emergency drainage work from the Dean Creek Bridge to the Hurlbutt Undercrossing will continue. Lane restrictions will be in effect in both directions from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101EA

Route 101 (25/28.5) – Pavement work from the Salmon Creek Road Overcrossing to the southeast Route 254 junction will continue. Lane restrictions will be in place in both directions from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101CC

Route 101 (29/30.5) – Pavement work from the Myers Flat Bridge to the Williford Road Undercrossing will continue. Lane restrictions will be in effect in both directions at all hours. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101EA

Route 101 (48/49.2) – Bridge work from the Stafford Road Undercrossing to Shively Road will continue. A northbound lane restriction will be in effect in both directions from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101DB

Route 101 (51.8/56.8) – Routine maintenance from the North Scotia Undercrossing to the Van Duzen River Bridge will occur on Tuesday, May 31 and Wednesday, June 1. Lane restrictions will be in place in both directions from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#W101FA

Route 101 (67.9) – Bridge work at the Salmon Creek Bridge will continue. Lane restrictions will be in effect in both directions from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101NB

Route 101 (59.5/74.7) – Routine maintenance from Kenmar Road Undercrossing to the Herrick Avenue Overcrossing will occur on Friday, May 27. A moving southbound lane restriction will be in effect from 7:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#W101FA

Route 101 (79.8) – Work at the Eureka Slough Bridge will occur on Wednesday, June 1. A southbound lane restriction will be in place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#M101KA

Route 169 (13.6/18.9) – Kapel Construction has been granted a Caltrans Encroachment Permit for tree work from 0.1 to 5.4 miles north of Norton Elementary School. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#P169AA

Route 211 (73.2/73.9) – The Ferndale Chamber of Commerce has been granted a Caltrans Encroachment Permit for their Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 30 from Ocean Avenue to Arlington Avenue in Ferndale. A full closure will be in effect from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Motorists should find an alternate route. LC#P211GA

Route 211 (73.2/73.4) – Kinetic Universe has been granted a Caltrans Encroachment Permit for the Kinetic Sculpture Race on Monday, May 30 from Ocean Avenue to Shaw Avenue in Ferndale. A full closure will be in effect from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Motorists should find an alternate route. LC#P211GA

Route 211 (74.3/79.1) – Routine maintenance from Market Street to Eel River Drive will occur on Friday, May 27. One-way traffic control setup will be in effect from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#W211BA

Route 211 (79.2) – Guardrail work at the Route 101/211 Separation will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C211BA

Route 255 (0.6/4.9) – Guardrail work from Marina Drive to just south of the Lumber Mill Entrance will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C255BA

Route 255 (5.1/8.8) – Guardrail work from the Mad River Slough Bridge to the Route 101 junction in Arcata will continue. Lane restrictions will be in place in both directions from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C255BA

Route 299 (1.8) – Guardrail work west of the Mad River Bridge will continue. Lane restrictions will be in place in both directions from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C299CA

Route 299 (4) – Guardrail work at the Glendale Undercrossing Bridge will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect in both directions from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C299CA

Route 299 (5.5/11) – Pavement work from the Blue Lake Undercrossing to the North Fork Mad River Bridge will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays. LC#C299IA

Route 299 (21/21.6) – A temporary traffic signal east of Simson Christmas Prairie will be in place. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C299FA

Route 299 (25.8/26.1) – Drainage work 1.2-1.5 miles west of Chezem Road will begin on Wednesday, June 1. Lane closures will be in effect in both directions from 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C299KA

Route 299 (43) – Guardrail work at the South Fork Trinity River Bridge will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C299CA


Lake County

Route 20 (13.6/31.6) – Pavement repairs from Sayre Ave. to the junction of Routes 20/53 will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays.  LC#C20CA

Route 29 (0.0/17.0) – Valley Fire recovery work from the Lake/Napa County line to Hidden Valley will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. seven days per week. Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays. LC#C29DA

Route 29 (25.2/26.7) – PG&E has been granted a Caltrans Encroachment Permit to perform utility work near Konocti Forestry Camp on Thursday, June 2. Intermittent full highway closures will be in effect from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#P29BA

Route 53 (0.00) – Caltrans has granted an encroachment permit for the Lower Lake Parade and BBQ, which will extend from Morgan Valley Road to the junction of Route 29 and Route 53 on Sunday, May 29. A full closure of Morgan Valley Road will be in effect from noon to 2 p.m. Motorists are advised to seek an alternate route. LC#P53BA

Route 175 (16.0/28.0) – Valley Fire recovery work from the junction of Routes 29/175 in Middletown to Loch Lomond will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. seven days per week. Motorists should anticipate 30-minute delays. LC#C175AA


Mendocino County

Route 1 (2.2/2.8) – Paving operations between Old Coast Highway and Glennen Drive will begin Tuesday, May 31. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays. LC#C1PA

Route 1 (70.5) – Highway repairs a quarter-mile 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 (71.3/75) – Paving operations between Abalobadiah Creek and Blue Side Gulch will begin Monday, May 30. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays.

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#M101G

Route 101 (48.5/49.0) – Highway construction from 0.6 mile south of Upp Creek to the north Willits railroad crossing will continue. Intermittent one-way traffic control will be in effect from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays.  LC#C101QA

Route 101 (62.5/81.4) – Pavement repairs from Sherwood Road to Rattlesnake Creek will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays.  LC#C101MB

Route 101 (91.3/101.1) – Pavement repairs from the junction of Routes 1/101 to the Bear Pen Undercrossing will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays.  LC#C101BC

Route 101 (93.5) – Emergency slide repairs just south of Standish-Hickey State Park 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#C101ZB

Route 128 (24.3/24.7) – PG&E has been granted a Caltrans Encroachment Permit to perform tree work near the east limits of Philo on Wednesday, June 1. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#P128CA

Route 162 (226.8/28.7) – Drainage inspections between Poonkiny-Fairbanks and the Town Creek Bridge will begin Tuesday, May 31. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays.

Route 253 (4.3/13.3) – Highway repairs from Cattle Pass to Butler Ranch will continue. One-way traffic control with a temporary signal will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays.  LC#C253DA

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.)