FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
YOLO and SACRAMENTO COUNTY – Caltrans is alerting motorists that beginning this weekend the Caltrans Workers Memorial Bridge on Interstate 80 (I-80) at the Sacramento River will have partial lane closures in both directions.
Ongoing construction is scheduled for the median and shoulders. For workers and motorist safety this weekend the far left #1 lane must be closed. The remaining two lanes will be open for use.
Motorists should use caution and expect construction traffic to be entering and exiting the highway. The California Highway Patrol will be present in the work zone.
PARTIAL CLOSURE SCHEDULE:
- Inside #1 far left lane in both directions will be closed from Saturday 4/10 at 10 p.m. through Monday 4/12 at 4 a.m. (30 hours continuously).
Weather conditions could delay or cancel scheduled work. Caltrans advises motorists to “Be Work Zone Alert.”
In the Sacramento region, Caltrans District 3 will issue construction updates on Twitter @CaltransDist3 and on Facebook at CaltransDistrict3. For real-time traffic, click on Caltrans’ QuickMap or download the QuickMap app on iTunes or Google Play. Motorists also can call the California Highway Information Network automated phone service at 1-800-427-ROAD (7623).
Continue to Practice Social Distancing and Keep Washing Your Hands.