El Dorado/Tahoe Roadwork Schedule

Sunday through Saturday
February 1 - February 9, 2019

LONG-TERM PROJECTS

U.S. Highway 50 (El Dorado County): Work is in winter suspension on a $57 million project from the “Y” intersection at State Route 89 to the Trout Creek Bridge in South Lake Tahoe. This project is building new drainage systems to collect and treat stormwater runoff, rebuilding curbs, gutters and sidewalks, widening the highway to allow for bike lanes and resurfacing the roadway. Completion is expected in fall 2019.

State Route 89 (Placer County): Work is in winter suspension on a $35 million project in Tahoe City to build a new Truckee River bridge east of the Caltrans Maintenance Yard with roundabouts on either end of the realignment, replace the existing Truckee River (Fanny) Bridge, construct a roundabout at the “Wye” intersection and make complete street enhancements to the portion of State Route 89/West Lake Boulevard. Completion is expected in fall 2019. For more information, visit: www.fannybridge.org

SHORT-TERM PROJECTS

State Route 28 (Placer County) Onyx Street to Agatam Avenue: Motorists can expect one-way traffic control at various locations from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday for utility work.

State Route 49 (El Dorado County) from Riverwood Drive (north) to Riverwood Drive (south): Motorists can expect one-way traffic control from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday for drainage work.

U.S. Highway 50 (El Dorado County) from Bullion Bend Road to Ice House Road: Motorists should expect one-way traffic control at various locations 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 7 a.m. to noon Friday for tree removal work.

U.S. Highway 50 (El Dorado County) from B Street to D Street in South Lake Tahoe: Eastbound and westbound motorists can expect alternating lane closures from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday for core drilling work.

State Route 193 (El Dorado County) from Spanish Flat Road to Kelsey Avenue: Motorists can expect one-way traffic control from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday for tree work.

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The Caltrans District Traffic Management Branch 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.

Lanes are numbered from the center divide (#1) to the shoulder (#2, 3, 4, etc.).

Unexpected schedule changes may occur. For current information on roadwork, delays, road conditions and emergency closures, call the voice-activated Caltrans Highway Information Network (CHIN) at 800-427-7623 (ROAD) or visit the Caltrans website at: www.dot.ca.gov

For the latest chain control information in the Northern Sierra, visit the Caltrans District 3 North Region Winter Operations website located at: www.dot.ca.gov/dist3/departments/mtce/controlmp.htm