Sonora, CA — A stretch of Highway 49 through downtown Sonora will be closed this morning.
Caltrans reports that Highway 49 will be blocked in both directions from Cowan Street through the area of Washington Street from 7:45am to 8:15am. It is for the Gran Fondo bicycle ride that is an event leading up to May’s Amgen Tour. Bicycle enthusiasts have a chance to ride a portion of the race route. For more, check out atocsonora.com.
Motorists in the area should be prepared for a delay and find an alternate route. To view a map of the area, click here.