Slope Dewatering Drains and Surface Treatment Project


District: District 4 - Bay Area/Oakland
Contact: Victor Gauthier
Phone: (510) 286-6115

On Highway 17 Between Brush Road and Big Moody Curve in Los Gatos/Lexington Hills Starting Monday, August 5, 2019

Saratoga – Caltrans will begin slope dewatering drain work along Highway 17 between Big Moody Curve and Brush Road, in Los Gatos/Lexington Hills, Santa Clara County. Work is scheduled to begin the week of August 5 and be completed by November 2019. Construction activities will include installation of underdrain, drilling/boring of horizontal drain, HMA Paving, high friction surface treatment and striping. Work is weather permitting.

Work Schedule:


  • Monday through Friday:     10:00 PM to 7:00 AM
  • Friday to Saturday:             10:00 PM to 8:00 AM


  • Monday through Friday:     9:00 PM to 5:00 AM
  • Friday to Saturday:             9:00 PM to 7:00 AM

Message and directional signs will be in place to assist motorists traveling in the area.  Motorists are advised to expect delays and allow extra time for their commute. For 24/7 traffic updates, follow on Twitter.  For real-time traffic, visit Caltrans QuickMap.  Or follow us on Twitter @CaltransD4.

Victor Gauthier
Caltrans Public Information Officer
Santa Clara County
(510) 286-6115