HIGHWAY 299: The Downriver closure area on Highway 299 has been shortened during overnight hours and on Sundays. Continuous one-way traffic control will be in place from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. daily and all day Sunday just west of Del Loma from post miles 18.3 to 19.3 with flaggers only (no pilot car).
Highway 299 will remain closed from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m through Wednesday, Nov. 24, from post mile 14.8 (Cedar Flat) to post mile 31 (east of Big Bar) with four openings at 7 a.m., 7:30 a.m., noon and 4:15 p.m.
For the week of Thanksgiving, crews will not be working Thursday through Sunday, Nov. 25-28. Continuous, one-way traffic control will be in place from post mile 18.3 to 19.3 with flaggers only (no pilot car) from 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 24, to 6 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 29.
Beginning Monday, Nov. 29, two additional openings will be added to the Monday through Saturday daytime schedule. The new opening times will be 7 a.m., 7:30 a.m., 10 a.m., noon, 2 p.m., and 4:15 p.m.
► Paving work will be happening from 3.9 to 4.4 miles east of Salyer from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. today, Nov. 24. One-way traffic control will be in effect.
► The Francis B. Mathews Rest Area near Salyer will be closed through Nov. 30.
HIGHWAY 36: Motorists can expect 60-minute delays from 2 to 3 miles east of Forest Glen between the hours of 7 a.m. and 7 p.m., Monday-Friday. Minimal delays via reversible traffic control (5-10 minutes) can be expected overnight and on weekends. 24/7 traffic control remains in effect at this project location due to one lane being available in the slide area. While no work is planned for Thursday through Sunday, Nov. 25-28, motorists should plan for 24/7 one-way traffic control with up to 15-minute delays as only one lane is available in the area. Beginning on Monday, Nov. 29, motorists can plan for up to 60-minute delays between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. (Monday-Friday).
Check with Caltrans for current conditions – www.dot.ca.gov/cgi-bin/roads.cgi or call 530-225-3452.