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Lake Tahoe Basin roadwork schedule for Oct. 13-19

Caltrans has released the Lake Tahoe Basin Roadwork Schedule for Oct. 13-19.

LONG-TERM PROJECTS

U.S. Highway 50

Work continues on completing a $43.1 million water-quality and roadway improvement project from the Trout Creek Bridge to Ski Run Boulevard. Landscaping, striping and electrical work is scheduled for fall. The project will be finished this fall.

Eastbound and westbound motorists can expect the No. 2 lane and shoulder from Trout Creek to Ski Run Boulevard closed around the clock from midnight Monday until 11 a.m. Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do curb, gutter and sidewalk work.

Work continues on a $7.3 project from just west of Ski Run Boulevard to Wildwood Avenue adding curbs, gutters, sidewalks, new drainage systems and repaving the highway. The project will be completed this fall.

Eastbound and westbound motorists can expect alternating lane and shoulder closures from Fairway Avenue to Wildwood Avenue from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do miscellaneous punch list 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, sidewalks and new drainage systems and repaving the highway. Completion is expected in fall 2014.

Eastbound and westbound motorists can expect alternating lane and shoulder closures from F Street to the “Y” around the clock from midnight Monday until 11:59 p.m. Tuesday. A contractor is scheduled to do drainage work.

Work continues on an $18.5 million project by El Dorado County to reconstruct the westbound U.S. Highway 50 ramps to El Dorado Hills Boulevard and Latrobe Road in El Dorado Hills. For more information on this project, visit http://edcapps.edcgov.us/dot/roadwork.asp.

State Route 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 at various locations from Grimsel Pass Road to Ward Creek around the clock from 7 a.m. Monday to noon Friday. Contractors are scheduled to do utility and drainage work.

Work continues on a $1.2 million project from the junction of State Route 28 in Tahoe City to a half-mile north of Alpine Meadows Road installing new drainage inlets and pipe and raising the highway centerline profile to improve drainage. The project will be completed in fall 2013.

Motorists can expect one-way traffic control at various locations from Rampart Drive to Alpine Meadows Road from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, midnight to 2 p.m. Thursday and midnight to noon Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do drainage work.

State Route 28

Work continues on Placer County’s $44 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 and bicycle mobility, improve safety and provide water-quality improvements.

Westbound motorists can expect the No. 2 lane and shoulder from Chipmunk Street to Deer Street to be closed around the clock from midnight Monday to noon Friday. Contractors are scheduled to do utility and pavement work.

SHORT-TERM PROJECTS

U.S. Highway 50

Motorists can expect one-way traffic control at various locations from Johnson Pass Road to Sawmill Road in Meyers from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 7 a.m. to noon on Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do drainage work.

Motorists can expect one-way traffic control from Upper Truckee River Road to Cirugu Street in Meyers around the clock from midnight Monday until noon Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do bridge striping.

Eastbound and westbound motorists can expect alternating lane closures at the Upper Truckee River bridge in South Lake Tahoe around the clock from midnight Monday until 11 a.m. Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do bridge striping.

Eastbound and westbound motorists can expect alternating lane closures at the Trout Creek bridge in South Lake Tahoe around the clock from midnight Monday until 11 a.m. Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do bridge striping.

State Route 28

Motorists can expect one-way traffic control from Stag Drive to National Avenue in Tahoe Vista from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to noon Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do pavement work.

Motorists can expect one-way traffic control from Park Lane to Gull Avenue in Brockway from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to noon Friday. A contractor is scheduled to do pavement work.


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