Maintenance Work Scheduled at I-80 Donner Summit Rest Areas


Interstate 80

District:  District 3 - Marysville
Contact:  Raquel Borrayo
Phone:  (530) 701-5209

NEVADA COUNTY — Scheduled maintenance work next week will temporarily close the Interstate 80 Donner Summit Safety Roadside Rest Areas (SRRA).

Crews will be re-striping parking lot pavement markings following recent crack seal work at the rest areas. I-80 motorists may expect temporary closures of the rest areas during the following periods.

  • Eastbound Donner Summit Rest Area: Tuesday, May 11 from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Westbound Donner Summit Rest Area: Wednesday, May 12 from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

During the alternating Donner Summit rest area closures, the Gold Run rest areas along Interstate 80 will remain open for motorists and truckers.

The department 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 from the App Store or Google Play.