Sonora, CA — Weather permitting, Caltrans road crews will work on several Mother Lode highways next week.
In Tuolumne County along Highway 120 several stretches of road construction will create traffic delays. On the highway, between Old Priest Grade and Yosemite National Park, crews will continue trimming trees. One-way traffic control will be in effect Monday through Friday from 6:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. creating up to ten minute delays for travelers.
Utility work from Elder Road to Old Highway 120, Monday through Friday will bring five minute delays for motorists. One-lane traffic control will run from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day.
The highway’s closure remains in place in the overnight hours for work on the James E. Roberts Bridge at Lake Don Pedro, Sunday through Friday, holding up motorists for about ten minutes from 5 p.m. until 7 a.m. One-way traffic control will be in place during the daytime could have drivers stopped for twenty minutes.
There will be ten minute traffic delays on two sections of Highway 108. Flaggers will be conducting one-way traffic control on the highway from Chief Fuller to Kennedy Meadows roads for continued tree work running Monday and Tuesday from 7 a.m. until 4 p.m. Crack sealing operations from the Hess Avenue undercrossing east of Phoenix Lake Road to Rancho Poquitos will take place Monday through Sunday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Highway 49, from Columbia Way to Jack Page Road, flaggers will stop motorist for up to ten minutes with alternating lane controls on Monday from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Calaveras Cone Zones
Next week drivers could face delays of up to ten minute on various areas of Highway 4 in Calaveras County. Crews will be conducting grinding, utility and tree work on the highway. Caltrans has provided this schedule:
- Tree work along SR- 4 from Batten Road in Vallecito to Meko Drive brings one-way traffic control Monday to Friday causing about a ten minute delay for motorists from 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
- One-way traffic control will also occur on eastbound and westbound SR-4 from the Stanislaus/Calaveras County line to SR-49 in Angels Camp for grinding operations beginning Wednesday through Thursday from 7:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.
- The left and right shoulders on eastbound and westbound SR-4 from Lakemont Drive to Henry Street in Arnold will close for utility work beginning Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
Roadwork on Highway 26 will bring short delays for travelers as paving work will alternately close the highway from Nove Way to SR-12 in Valley Springs beginning Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.
Finally, utility work will create ten minute traffic stops for travelers on Highway 49 between Gold Oak Road and Murray Creek in San Andreas. Flaggers will be conducting one-way traffic control from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday and Wednesday.