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:
Cori Reed, Public Information Officer
Phone: (707) 441-4678, TTY 711
E-mail: Cori_Reed@dot.ca.gov

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


Major roadwork scheduled
Friday, November 16 through Thursday, November 22

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 most work on Northern California highways from Wednesday, November 21 through Sunday, November 25 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. 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 (14.7/15.1) – Construction north of Rudisill Road will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. Note: This job will be in effect on Wednesday, November 21 in exception to the aforementioned holiday schedule. LC#C101JC


Humboldt County

Route 36 (1.1) – Lloyd Julien has been granted a Caltrans Encroachment Permit for pavement work just east of De Mello Road on Monday, November 19 and Tuesday, November 20. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#P36BA

Route 36 (31.4/31.6) – Emergency work west of the McClellan Mountain Summit will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C36OA

Route 36 (36/40.4) – The Federal Highway Administration will continue work west of Buck Mountain Road. One-way traffic control will be in effect 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fridays. Motorists should anticipate 30-minute delays. Note: This job will be in effect until noon on Wednesday, November 21 in exception to the aforementioned holiday schedule. LC#C36KA

Route 96 (0.1/9.2) – Hunter Communications has been granted a Caltrans Encroachment Permit for utility work from Maytan Street to Shoemaker Road through Friday, November 9. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#P96BA

Route 101 (27/56.8) – Bridge work in various locations from near the Myers Flat Bridge will continue through Friday, November 16. Lane closures will be in effect from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101YE

Route 101 (35.1/54) – Bridge work in various locations from near Dyerville to Eel River Bridge 4 16R will continue through Friday, November 16. Lane closures will be in effect from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101YE

Route 101 (32/36) – Pavement work from just north of Pesula Road to just north of Dyerville will continue through Friday, November 16. Lane restrictions will be in effect from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101JF

Route 101 (58.7/66) – Guardrail work from Drake Hill Road to the Loleta Drive Overcrossing will continue. Lane closures will be in effect in both directions from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. weeknights overnight. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101XE

Route 101 (79.8/80.3) – Bridge work near the Eureka Slough Bridge will begin on Friday, November 16. A southbound lane closure will be in effect from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C101KF

Route 254 (6.4) – Drainage work near the Miranda Post Office will continue through Friday, November 16. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C254JA


Lake County

Route 20 (0.0/3.63) – Emergency repair work from Mendocino County Line to Scott Valley Road will continue.  One-way traffic control will be in effect 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays. LC#C20HB

Route 20 (33/32) – Electrical work from Long Valley Road to Route 53 South will occur on Monday and Tuesday, November 19 and 20.  Lane closures will be in effect 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C20HB

Route 53 (5) – Electrical work at Ogulin Canyon Road to Route 53 South will occur on Monday and Tuesday, November 19 and 20.  Lane closures will be in effect 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#C53BA

Route 175 (2.7/6.8) – Fire Damage repair work near Mathews 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#C175LA

Route 175 (23.5/26) – Lake County Sanitation has been granted a Caltrans Encroachment Permit for sewer work from Socrates Mine Road to Dry Creek Road. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#P175DA


Mendocino County

Route 1 (7.7) – PG&E has been granted a Caltrans Encroachment Permit for utility work at Signal Creek Road to occur on Monday, November 19. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Motorists should anticipate 5- minute delays. LC#P1AA

Route 1 (42/44) – Geotechnical work from Navarro Ridge Road to Albion will end on Tuesday, November 20.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays.  Motorists should anticipate 20-minute delays. LC#C1GB

Route 1 (75/76) – Storm Damage repair work at Blue Slide Gulch will continue.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#C1TA

Route 1 (75/81) – PG&E has been granted a Caltrans Encroachment Permit for tree work from Blue Side Gulch to Beach Access Road to occur on Tuesday, November 20. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Motorists should anticipate 5- minute delays. LC#P1AA

Route 1 (105) – Bridge work at the South Fork of the Eel River Bridge will conclude on Friday, November 16. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays. LC#C1IB

Route 20 (37.3/38.5) – Bridge work from Access Road to Road 260 will continue.  One-way traffic control will be in effect from 5 p.m. to 7a.m. weeknights. Motorists should anticipate 5-minute delays. LC#C20FB

Route 101 (34.5/39.4) – Emergency work from Reeves Canyon Road to Ridgewood Ranch Road will continue.  Lane closures will be in effect 24 hours a day.  Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C101EF

Route 101 (29/30.1) – Electrical work at Central Overcrossing to Route 20 East will occur on Friday, Monday and Tuesday, November 16, 19 and 20.  Lane closures will be in effect 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101LF

Route 1 (95) – PG&E has been granted a Caltrans Encroachment Permit for utility work at Dora Creek Bridge to occur on Sunday, November 18. One-way traffic control will be in effect from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Motorists should anticipate 5- minute delays. LC#P101GA

Route 101 (100.7/101.2) – Bridge work from Bear Pen Undercrossing to Route 271, Reynolds will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101YE

Route 101 (102.5/102.7) – Bridge work from Stanley Creek Road Undercrossing to South Fork Eel River Bridge will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. weekdays. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101YE

Route 101 (103.8/105.3) – Emergency work at Piercy will continue. Lane closures will be in effect. Motorists should anticipate minor traffic slowdowns. LC#C101AD

Route 162 (15.9/17.9) – Wall work at The Middle Way will continue. One-way traffic control with temporary stop signs will be in effect. Motorists should anticipate 15-minute delays. LC#C162OA

Route 175 (8.5/9) – Emergency work at Lake County Line will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect 24 hours a day.  Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C175HA

Route 253 (0/17) – Pavement work from the Route 128 junction in Booneville to the Highway 101 junction will continue. One-way traffic control will be in effect. Motorists should anticipate 10-minute delays. LC#C253HA

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.)