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Road closures information for week of January 25, 2015
The following list includes those lane and road closures most affecting the traveling public. Also, see the Construction Newsline for short-term sidewalk and street closures. Stay up to date. Sign up for traffic email alerts.
Intersection of Q Street and 8th Street
Saturday, Jan. 31 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
The intersection of Q Street and 8th Street
Temporary asphalt will be removed and replaced with permanent asphalt.
Lanes will be closed at Q Street on 8th Street, however, traffic will be allowed to travel in both directions.
Entertainment and Sports Center Project (Between 5th and 7th streets and J and L streets)
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.
5th and 7th streets and J and L streets
Truck deliveries of building materials to loading docks at 5th/L Street. Please note that primary truck routes are along J Street, I Street, 3rd Street, P Street, and H and G, 6th, 7th, and 8th streets to and from Richards Boulevard and on to the freeway.
Also, during the demolition, truck traffic can also be expected to be making its way to Bell Marine Sand & Gravel Co. located at the very northern end of 28th Street, north of C Street, where concrete, dirt and sand is unloaded. Trucks are restricted from using 28th Street, south of E Street to go to and from the facility.
Friday, Jan. 23 beginning at 7 p.m. to March 4
Mat slab pouring will be a 24/7 operation as concrete pours cannot be interrupted. Impacts will include noise and truck traffic.
Roughly 220 concrete trucks will be using the streets to enter the pouring site, which is expected to conclude March 4.
Cement truck routes will be along J Street between 6th and 7th streets, and 5th and I streets.
7th Street Sewer Replacement Project
Beginning Sept. 29
- L Street from 7th to 9th streets, through Feb 27, 2015, 7 p.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays, reduced to one lane along the south side of the street, two lanes open between 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.
- 7th Street between N and P streets, through Jan 16, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., weekdays, closed to through traffic.
- 7th Street between Capitol Mall and N streets, from Jan. 20 through Jan 30, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., weekdays, closed to through traffic.
Dale Mathison, 916-808-1911
Jon Liffring, 916-804-8363
R Street between 16th to 18th streets
Oct. 23, 2014 – June 2015
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. Seethe project website.
Elvas Avenue at J Street on ramp
Monday, Feb. 2 to Monday, March 9, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
North bound Elvas Avenue at the J Street on ramp
On ramp will be close for the replacement of a guardrail. North bound Elvas Avenue will be closed to traffic beginning at the east bound J Street on ramp. Traffic will be detoured to east bound J Steet, north bound Carlson Drive, and west bound H Street to north bound 56 th street where it turns into Elvas Avenue.
South bound Elvas Avenue will not be impacted.
H Street Bridge at the American River
Friday, Jan. 2 through Sunday, Feb. 1
New levee walls are being constructed at the H Street Bridge at the American River by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Expect night time traffic delays in both directions from lane closures.
Work is expected to take place seven days a week from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.
Intersection of South Land Park Drive and Florin Road
Saturday, Jan. 31, from 6:30 a.m. to 10 a.m.
The intersection of South Land Park Drive and Florin Road
Early Saturday morning, the temporary asphalt will be removed and replaced with permanent asphalt, following a repair to the water line. There will be lane closures and restricted turns at the intersection.
Bercut Drive and Bannon Street (map)
Friday, June 21, 2013 through end of June 2016
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.
Cosumnes River Boulevard and Bruceville Road (map)
Now through summer of 2015, weekdays, 7a.m. to 6p.m. Some construction will take place at night.
Work is on going to extend Light Rail from the Cosumnes River College to downtown.
On behalf of Regional Transit
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)
April 2013 through spring 2015
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.