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Road and lane closure information for week of March 2, 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


Friday evenings at 7 p.m. beginning March 6, to Monday mornings at 5 a.m. until approximately April 13 

5th Street will be closed between J and L Streets beginning Friday, March 6,  at 7 p.m. and will remain closed though Monday, March 9, at 5 a.m. This will be the tentative schedule on the weekends beginning Friday evenings, March 6, through Monday mornings at 6 a.m. until approximately April 13.

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.  



7th Street Sewer Replacement Project

When

Beginning Sept. 29

Details

  • Road closure through March 19, on L Street from 7th to 9th 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 N and P streets, through Feb 27, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., weekdays, with intermittent work.
  • Road closure at 7th Street between J Street and L streets, from Feb. 23, through March 20, weekdays and Saturdays, 24 hour closure to through traffic. 24-Fitness and parking garage at 7th and J Street will be accessible.
  • 7th Street between L and N streets, through March 13, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., on weekdays.

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

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.

Contact
Ryan Morris
916-837-8110

 


East Sacramento

Elvas Avenue at J Street on ramp

When

Monday, Feb. 2 to Monday, March 9, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where

North bound Elvas Avenue at the J Street on ramp

Details

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.

Contact

Dennis DeWoody
Office:  916-808-6663
Cell: 916-798-3063


Land Park

Riverside Boulevard

When

Saturday, March 7, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where

Riverside Boulevard just south of Broadway

Details

Work will be taking place in the center median causing some lane closures. As a result, the left turn lane that leads west onto Broadway, will be closed. The first and second lane will be open and will allow for traffic to turn left at the first lane.

Project Contact
Jesus Munoz Jr.
916-533-1778


65th Expressway to Fruitridge Road

Where

65th Expressway from 21st Avenue to Fruitridge Road

When

March 4, through March 6, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Details

The number one southbound lane will be closed. Workers will be upgrading the landscape and removing plants in the center median.


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. Some construction will take place at night.

Details

Work is on going to extend Light Rail from the Cosumnes River College to downtown.

Project Contact

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


Road clean-ups east of 24th Street

When

Saturday, March 7, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where

The center median on Meadowview Road just east of 24th Street.

Details

Various areas will be serviced with alternating lane closures.

Project Contact
Jesus Munoz Jr.
916-533-1778



North Sacramento

Various road clean-ups from 12th Street to 16th Street

When

Saturday, March 7, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where

The center of the road under the rail road crossing on 12th Street just north of B Street.

The center of the road under the rail road crossing on 16th Street just north of C Street.

Details

Various areas will be serviced with alternating lane closures.

Project Contact
Jesus Munoz Jr.
916-533-1778


Natomas