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July 26, 2013
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Lake Tahoe Basin Roadwork Schedule for July 28 to Aug. 3

Caltrans has announced its roadwork projects, which will take place in the basin July 28 to Aug. 3.

LONG-TERM PROJECTS

Highway 89

Work continues on a $41 million project from Tahoma to Tahoe City on Lake Tahoe’s West Shore that will relocate and replace gas lines, upgrade storm water drainage and treatment systems, add curbs and gutters, resurface and realign the road and widen shoulders. Sections of the bike trail will also be revamped. Completion is expected in 2016.

Motorists can expect one-way traffic control from Tallac Street to Ward Creek at two locations around the clock from 11 p.m. Sunday to 10 a.m. Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do utility work.

Highway 28

Work continues on Placer County’s $31 million Kings Beach Commercial Core Improvement Project from State Route 267 to Chipmunk Street. The project will install curbs, sidewalks, roundabouts and drainage systems to enhance pedestrian/bicycle mobility, improve safety and provide water-quality improvements.

Highway 50

Work continues on completing a $43 million water-quality and roadway improvement project from the Trout Creek Bridge to Ski Run Boulevard. Landscaping, striping and electrical work is scheduled for summer 2013. Completion is expected in early fall.

Eastbound and westbound motorists can expect alternating No. 2 lane and right shoulder closures from Trout Creek to Ski Run Boulevard from 8 p.m. to 11 a.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 p.m. Thursday to 9 a.m. Friday. A contractor is scheduled to install pavement markings.

Work continues on a $7.3 project from just west of Ski Run Boulevard to Wildwood Avenue adding curbs, gutters and new drainage systems and repaving the highway. Completion is expected by 2014.

Eastbound and westbound motorists can expect alternating lane and shoulder closures from Fairway Avenue to Wildwood Avenue from 11:30 p.m. Sunday to 10 a.m. Monday, 8 p.m. to 10 a.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 p.m. Thursday to 9 a.m. Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do drainage work.

Work continues on a $12.1 million project from the “Y” intersection of Highways 50 and 89 to the South Lake Tahoe Airport adding curbs, gutters and new drainage systems and repaving the highway. Completion is expected by 2014.

Eastbound and westbound motorists can expect alternating lane and shoulder closures from F Street to the “Y” from 8 p.m. to 11 a.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 p.m. Thursday to 10 a.m. Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do drainage work.

SHORT-TERM PROJECTS

Highway 50

Motorists can expect one-way traffic control at various locations from 30 Mile Stone to 34 Mile Stone in Kyburz from 7 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday through Wednesday. A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do shoulder work.

Eastbound and westbound motorists can expect alternation lane closures from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Wednesday from the “Y” intersection of Highways 50 and 89 to Trout Creek. A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do paving.

Highway 89

Motorists can expect one-way traffic control at various locations from Fairway Drive in Tahoe City to Rampart Drive from midnight Sunday to 10 a.m. Monday and 10 p.m. to 10 a.m. Monday through Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do drainage work.

Motorists can expect one-way traffic control from 7:45 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday from Valley View Drive to Glenridge Parkway in Meeks Bay. A Caltrans crew is scheduled to do maintenance work.

Motorists can expect one-way traffic control from Tahoe Tavern Road to the junction of State Route 28 in Tahoe City from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Tuesday and Wednesday. A contractor is scheduled to do utility work.


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