California Department of Transportation

California Department of Transportation

Date: May 26, 2015
District: Headquarters
Contact:  Lauren Wonder
Phone: (213) 897-9092
Contact:  Tamie McGowen
Phone: (916) 657-5060

Caltrans rock climbers team up with CNN’s
“Somebody’s Gotta Do it” host Mike Rowe

Rock Climber and Mike RoweLos Padres National Forest/Ojai – In this Caltrans News Flash, CNN’s “Somebody’s Gotta Do It” host Mike Rowe and his production crew get to experience what it is like to be a Caltrans rock climber. Using rigging, crowbars, hands and boots, Caltrans rock climbers remove rocks from slopes that could potentially fall onto the highway below.

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This News Flash is 30th in a series of videos highlighting the Caltrans’ activities that keep California’s transportation system moving forward.

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