Pavement Repairs Scheduled on Interstate 5 North of Downtown Sacramento


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District: District 3 - Marysville
Sergio Aceves, Acting District Director
Contact: Dennis Keaton
Phone: (916) 825-5252


Sacramento – Caltrans is alerting motorists that overnight traffic-interfering work with reduced lanes starts tonight on northbound Interstate 5 (I-5) and will continue this week for pavement repairs.

Caltrans’ contractors have scheduled lane, on- and off-ramp nightly closures at various locations on northbound I-5 between Richards Boulevard and the Interstate 80 (I-80) interchange from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.  tonight through Saturday. No two consecutive ramps will be closed concurrently.

Residents should expect to hear loud, intermittent noises from heavy construction equipment, including vehicle back-up warning alarms.

Closure Schedule and Locations:
NB I-5 #3 and #4 lanes from Richards Blvd. to the I-80 interchange  tonight between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m.

On- and Off-Ramps:
Richards Blvd. On-ramp to NB I-5 overnight tonight
Garden Highway On-ramp to NB I-5 overnight tonight
West El Camino Ave. Off-ramp from NB I-5 overnight tonight and Friday

Caltrans reminds motorists to “Be Work Zone Alert” and slow in construction zones for the safety of travelers and crews performing these improvements. The department will issue construction updates on @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.


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