Overnight Pile Driving on Highway 70 in Linda Area Rescheduled


California State Route 70

District:  District 3 - Marysville
Contact:  Gilbert Mohtes-Chan
Phone:  (530) 682-6145



Yuba County — Caltrans is alerting Linda area residents and motorists that remaining overnight pile driving work on State Highway 70 has been rescheduled.

Photo of the new Median Barrier Under Construction from Marysville Bridge to Feather River Blvd OvercrossingCrews are set to resume the operation nightly from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. Monday, June 13 through Thursday, June 16 and 9 p.m. Friday, June 17 to 8 a.m. Saturday, June 18, working between the E Street Bridge and Erle Road overcrossing. At the same time, motorists may expect north- and southbound left lane closures in the construction zone with travel delays anticipated.

Additional pile driving and lane closures are scheduled from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. Monday, June 20 through Thursday, June 23 and 9 p.m. Friday, June 24 to 8 a.m. Saturday, June 25.

Residents can expect to hear loud, intermittent construction noises and vehicle back-up warning alarms during pile driving activities.

The work is part of a $7.3 million project to construct new bridge rails and a concrete center median barrier between the Feather River Boulevard overcrossing and the North Beale Road on-ramp to northbound Highway 70 at the Marysville Bridge.

Bridgeway Civil Constructors of Vacaville is the contractor with project completion expected this summer.

Weather or unexpected events may delay or prolong the work. Caltrans advises motorists to “Be Work Zone Alert.” 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.


Map of median construction work on Highway 70 in Linda Area