Caltrans: Lane Closure Report & Seasonal Closure for Tioga Pass

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Lane Closure Report for the week of 12/4/17 – 12/8/17

 Inyo, Mono & Eastern Kern Counties – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) would like to alert the traveling public to be careful of workers on the Highway, to Slow for the Cone Zone and Move Over where possible.  The scheduled lane closures for the week of December 4th through December 8th, 2017 are as follows: 

Mono County:

·        Walker CAPM Project – On US Highway 395 from Walker to the Nevada State line, construction crews are completing work on the highway.  There will be daily lane closures that may delay traffic up to 20 minutes Monday thru Thursday from 6:00 am to 6:00 pm.

·        Mammoth Lakes Sidewalk & Safety Project – On State Route 203 in Mammoth Lakes between Minaret Road and Mountain Boulevard crews are finishing constructing a retaining wall, lighting, and the bus stop.  The project will then go into a winter suspension and the sidewalks on the north side will be completed next construction season. 

There will be daily lane closures that should not impact traffic.  Construction is Monday thru Thursday from 6:00 am to 6:00 pm.

Inyo County:

·        Amargosa Culverts Project - On State Route 127, 7 miles north of Shoshone at various locations from 5.8 miles to 14.6 miles north of the junction of State Route 178.  There will be daily lane closures with one way traffic control that may delay traffic up to 20 minutes Monday thru Thursday from6:00 am to 6:00 pm, and on Friday from 6:00 am to 3:00 pm.

 Kern County:

·        Freeman Gulch 4-Lane Project - On State Route 14 north of the junction of State Route 178, construction crews are converting the 2-lane highway into a 4-lane expressway.  Over the past 3 months, construction crews have completed partial construction of the northbound lanes.  Weather permitting, over the next few months the contractor should move another 200,000 cubic yards of dirt and place a combination of various asphalt applications to complete the 4-lane expressway.  There may be lane closures on State Route 14 that could delay traffic up to 20 minutes Monday thruThursday from 6:00 am to 8:00 pm, and on Friday from 6:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Work is scheduled to begin as listed, but is subject to change due to traffic incidents, weather, availability of equipment and/or materials and construction related issues.

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SEASONAL CLOSURE FOR TIOGA PASS
CALTRANS AND YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK
HAVE CLOSED STATE ROUTE 120 (TIOGA PASS)

FOR THE WINTER SEASON

BISHOP— The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has closed the lower gate on State Route 120 West (Tioga Pass) to the Yosemite National Park West entrance gate today, Wednesday, November 29th at 3:30 p.m. This closure is in conjunction with the Yosemite National Park closure on the West side of the pass at Crane Flat. This is a seasonal pass closure.

For the latest highway information please visit the Caltrans QuickMap site at
quickmap.dot.ca.gov or call the Road Condition Hotline at 1-800- 427-ROAD (7623).

#For the safety of workers and other motorists, please Be Work