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Road and lane closure information for week of april 20, 2015

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Downtown Sacramento


Entertainment and Sports Center Project (Between 5th and 7th streets and J and L streets)

When

The Sacramento Kings have City approval to work from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. Monday through Saturday, with a few exceptions that will be announced in advance. See a map of the site including barricades, open businesses and access points at http://sacramentoesc.com/construction.php.

Work is on-going through the fall of 2016.

Where

5th and 7th streets and J and L streets

Details

5th Street will be closed between J and L Streets beginning Monday, March 9,  at 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day, through Friday, until approximately Monday, May 20.

L Street, between 5th Street and 7th Streets will be down to two lanes beginning March 4, and will continue to the end of March construction.  Two lane closure will remain for the duration of construction until Oct. 2016.

Complete closure for 24 hours on Saturday May 2, and also Saturday and Sunday, May 9 and May 10.


Cesar Chavez Park, 9th Street and I Streets

When

Wednesday, April 22, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where

Both sides of 9th Street between I and J streets will be closed for the City's annual Earth Day event.



Capital City Classic Run/Walk

 When

 Sunday, April 26, 4 a.m. to 12 noon

 Where

 Crocker Park at 2nd and O streets

 Details

 2nd Street between O and north to northernmost parking lot exit/entrance will be closed. A combination of complete and rolling street closures will be used throughout the route.  See course map.

 Contact
Dave Miramontes
530-400-4850

 


 

12th Street Safety Improvement Project

 When

 Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. until mid June. 

 Where

 12th Street between Sunbeam Avenue and J Street

 Details

 The City is re-configuring the traffic signals to improve traffic flow and pedestrian safety. There may be restricted parking on side streets. No-parking barricades will be placed 72 hours in advance of any parking restrictions.

Beginning Monday, April 27 through Monday, May 11, traffic signals will be converted over to new equipment and technology. During this time, signals may go black and not be operating during non-peak hours of 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Expect traffic delays.

Contact

Sompol Chatusripitak
916-808-5961

 


Highway 50 in the area of the Pioneer Bridge on US 50

When

For the month of April between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. Monday through Friday.

Where

Between 15th Street in Sacramento and Jefferson Boulevard in West Sacramento

Details

Lanes will be reduced with one lane open at all times. Intermittent closures will occur on the eastbound and westbound US 50 connectors to and from northbound and southbound I-5.

Contact
Dennis Keaton
(530) 741-5474


7th Street Sewer Replacement Project

When

Beginning Sept. 29

Details

  •  Road closure through May 15, on L Street from 7th Street to 10th streets, during the hours of 7 p.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays. The road will be reduced to one lane along the south side of the street, with two lanes open between 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.
  • Road closure at 7th Street between J Street and L streets, through May 15, weekdays and Saturdays, 24 hour closure to through traffic. 24-Fitness and parking garage at 7th Street and J Street will be accessible, exiting on Merchant Street.
  • Road closure at 7th Street between Capitol Avenue and P streets through May 1, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., weekdays, with intermittent work.
  • Road closure at 7th Street between L Street and Capitol Avenue through May 1, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., on weekdays
  • L Street will be closed at 7th Street starting at 3 p.m. on Saturday April 25 through 7 p.m. Sunday April 26.  Contractors will be installing a large junction structure in the middle of the 7th and L Street intersection. 

    Project Contact
    Dale Mathison, 916-808-1911
    Jon Liffring, 916-804-8363


    R Street between 16th to 18th streets

    When

    Oct. 23, 2014 – June 2015

    Details

    Ongoing construction

    R Street will be closed between 16th and 18th during construction with the exception of access to delivery trucks to businesses in the Safeway complex. Detours will be in place. Additionally, on-street parking will be unavailable between 16th and 18th street and on 17th street from the alley between R and S up to the light rail tracks north of R Street.

    The purpose of the R Street Improvement Project is to reconstruct and improve areas of R Street that include a concrete roadway, on-street parking, raised walkways, decorative pavers, landscaping, lighting, improved drainage, the construction of a new water main, and the preservation of existing railroad tracks within the context of the improvements.

    All improvements are part of the R Street Streetscape Master Plan. See the project website.

    Contact
    Ryan Morris
    916-837-8110



    Construction on N Street between 15th and 16th Streets

    When

    April 22 and April 25

    Where

    N Street between 15th and 16th Streets

    Details

    Heavy noise from equipment and restricted traffic flow will accompany moving material onsite for building foundation.

    Contact
    Bill Vanooyen
    916-812-9019


    Intersection of K Street and 28th Streets

    When

    Saturday, May 2 between 9 a.m. and 11 a.m.

    Where

    The intersection of K Street and 28th Street

    Details

    A lane shift will be set up for east and westbound K Street to replace some asphalt.  

    Parking

    No parking on K Street to accommodate the lane shift. This includes the north east corner of Sutter’s Fort. Traffic on northbound 28th Street will be unable to make a left hand turn onto K Street.

    Contact
    Justin Hampton
    916-715-7596

    Jose Sanchez
    916-997-2355


    J Street at 7th Street

    When

    Saturday, April 25 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

    Where

    J Street from 7th to 8th Streets

    Details

    Single lane will be closed from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. and two lanes will be closed after 9 a.m. until 7 p.m.

    Contact
    Steve O’Nesky
    916-203-4114


    J Street at 17th Street and 18th Streets

    When

    Saturday, May 2 between 6:30 a.m. and 9 a.m.

    Where

    J Street at 17th Street and 18th Streets

    Details

    There will be a lane closure in one lane of J Street at the intersection at 17th Street and in one lane of J Street just before 18th Street to repair sewer main. Traffic on northbound 17th Street will be unable to travel northbound across J Street and will have to make a right hand turn. Traffic on southbound 17th Street will have no restrictions.

    Contact
    Justin Hampton
    916-715-7596

    Jose Sanchez
    916-997-2355


    East Sacramento

    Guy West Bridge near CSU-Sacramento

    When

    Construction started in early July 2014 and will be completed by summer 2015.

    Details

    Periodic bridge closures.

    Project Contact
    Bill Vanooyen
    bvanooyen@cityofsacramento.org


    Land Park




    River District

    Bercut Drive and Bannon Street (map)

    When

    Friday, June 21, 2013 through end of June 2016

    Details

    Bercut Drive will be closed between Bannon Street and the south property line of the Sacramento River Water Treatment Plant so the property can be used for contractor access and the staging area for the treatment plant rehabilitation project.

    Both lanes of Bercut Drive will be closed south of the intersection of Bercut and Bannon Street.

    Traffic will be routed to Bannon Street. Residents can expect some traffic delays and noise.

    Project Contact
    Ian Pietz
    916-808-1910


    South Sacramento

    Cosumnes River Boulevard and Bruceville Road (map)

    When

    Now through summer of 2015, weekdays, 7a.m. to 6p.m.

    Details

    Work is on going to extend Light Rail from the Cosumnes River College to downtown.
    Some construction will take place at night.

    On Saturday, April 25, from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m, Center Parkway will be closed between Cosumnes River Boulevard and Arroyo Vista Drive. 

    Consumes River College
    project information line
    916-556-0113

    See project webpage at http://blueline2crc.com/


    NEW INTERCHANGE AT I-5 AND COSUMNES RIVER BOULEVARD EXTENSION (Between Pocket Road/Meadowview Boulevard Exit and Laguna Boulevard Exit off I-5)

    When

    April 2013 through Spring 2015

    Details

    The project will construct a new interchange at Cosumnes River Boulevard at I-5 located 1 mile south of Meadowview Road and construct a new 4 to 6 lane road extension of Cosumnes River Boulevard from Franklin Boulevard west to Freeport Boulevard.

    Project Contact
    Merhdad Verzandeh
    916-952-1641
    Project Website


    North Sacramento



    Natomas

    Where

    West El Camino Avenue between I-5 and Orchard Lane

    When

    Monday, April 20, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    Details

    Lane closure along median for streetscape work. 

    Contact

    Jeremy Medina

    916-202-9381