I-80/Hwy 65 Construction Updates (July 12)

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Below is the latest construction update provided by Caltrans on for Sunday, July 14, through Saturday, July 20, 2019

LONG-TERM PROJECTS

Interstate 80/State Route 65 Phase 1 (Placer County) Work continues on a $50 million project by Caltrans, the Placer County Transportation Planning Agency, the South Placer Regional Transportation Authority, County of Placer and the cities of Roseville, Rocklin and Lincoln for various interchange improvements, including construction of a third lane on northbound SR-65 from I-80 to Pleasant Grove Boulevard. Completion is expected in 2020.

June 30 through summer 2019

Antelope Creek Trail (Placer County) The trail between Antelope Creek Drive in Roseville and Springview Drive in Rocklin will be closed through summer 2019 due to ongoing construction activities on the northbound State Route 65 viaduct. The trail will remain closed for the safety of the public until safe passage can be provided.

July 15 – July 19

State Route 65 (Placer County) from Interstate 80 to Pleasant Grove Boulevard: Northbound motorists can expect various lane restrictions and the Galleria Boulevard/Stanford Ranch Road on- and off-ramps closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Friday for guardrail and striping work.

Interstate 80 (Placer County) at the State Route 65 junction: Motorists can expect the connector to northbound SR-65 closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Friday for highway construction. The detour route will divert drivers to the Eureka Road exit and then to the eastbound I-80 on-ramp. Motorists will be directed to the EB I-80 connector to NB SR-65.

State Route 65 (Placer County) from Pleasant Grove Boulevard to Interstate 80: Southbound motorists can expect various lane restrictions from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Friday for guardrail work.

Galleria Boulevard and Stanford Ranch Road (Placer County) at the on-ramp to southbound State Route 65 on-ramp: Motorists can expect the on-ramp to southbound State Route 65 closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Friday miscellaneous work.

Galleria Boulevard and Stanford Ranch Road (Placer County) East- and westbound motorists can expect various lane restrictions from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Friday for striping and concrete work.

Taylor Road (Placer County) Motorists can expect intermittent one-way traffic control from 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. Monday through Friday for guardrail work.

 

CONSTRUCTION NOTES

  • Nighttime striping work is scheduled next week for northbound and southbound State Route 65 between Interstate 80 and Pleasant Grove Boulevard. Motorists can expect traffic congestion in the area. Crews also will be working on the Galleria Boulevard/Stanford Ranch Road overpass.
  • Motorists should be alert for construction crews working in the gore area between the northbound and southbound on-ramps and off-ramps during daytime hours on weekdays. No lanes will be affected.
  • Crews continue to remove the falsework materials from under the viaduct.
  • The contractor has completed the new barrier rail.
  • The sidewalk on the south side of the Galleria Boulevard/Stanford Ranch Road overcrossing will be closed through July for concrete work.

The Caltrans District Traffic Management Branch has reviewed each project and determined that individual project delays are expected to be less than the statewide policy maximum of 30 minutes, unless noted otherwise above. Lanes are numbered from the center divide (#1) to the shoulder (#2, 3, 4, etc.).

Unexpected schedule changes may occur. For current information on roadwork, delays, road conditions and emergency closures, call the voice-activated Caltrans Highway Information Network (CHIN) at 1-800-427-7623 (ROAD) or visit Caltrans’ “QuickMap” website at: http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov/