Drought Related Tree Removal Project


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

 State Route 17 Monday, October 7, 2019

Santa Clara County – Caltrans will implement intermittent daytime closures beginning October 7, on State Route 17 (SR-17) in Los Gatos, from Lark to Route 9 and from Camden to Hamilton Avenue in Los Gatos. These intermittent closures are needed to remove dead, dying, diseased or structurally deficient trees located on Caltrans right of way. Motorists are advised to expect delays and allow extra time for their commute. 

Work Schedule:

SB SR-17 from Lark Avenue to Route 9:

Monday through Friday: 6:00 AM to 10 :00 AM

NB SR-17 from Camden to Hamilton Avenue:

Monday through Friday: 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Traffic Controls Measures:

Changeable message signs and directional signs will be in place to assist motorists traveling in the area.  Please follow posted detour information.

Please drive with caution through the construction zone, leave a safe traveling distance between your vehicle and the vehicle ahead of you, and Slow for the Cone Zone.