INYO and MONO COUNTIES- The California Department of Transportation (CalTrans) announces the following project work and traffic impacts from these projects for the week of November 8 – November 12, 2021.
· Olancha Driveway Construction – On U.S. Highway 395 between Sage Flat Drive and Fall Road south of the town of Olancha, there will be driveway construction Monday through Friday from 6:30 am to 5:00 pm. There will be one-way traffic control and drivers may experience delays of up to 20 minutes.
· North Sherwin Shoulders – On U.S. Highway 395, from 2.4 miles south of Lower Rock Creek Road to 0.3 miles north of Lower Rock Creek Road, crews are constructing new guardrail and removing K-rail in anticipation of winter suspension of work. There is a bicycle detour on Lower Rock Creek Road. The speed limit is 55 miles per hour through the work zone. For more information about this project, watch this Caltrans District 9 NewsDash on YouTube.
· Crowley Lake Erosion Control –On U.S. Highway 395 at the southbound South Landing Road on-ramp near Crowley Lake and the northbound South Landing Road off-ramp, crews are continuing guardrail and dike work, having finished earthwork. Work is scheduled Monday through Friday from 6:00 am to 8:00 pm.
The Rosamond-Mojave Rehabilitation project is funded by SB 1, which provides $5 billion in transportation funding annually split between the state and local agencies. Road projects progress through construction phases more quickly based on the availability of SB 1 funds, including projects that are partially funded by SB 1. For more information about other transportation projects funded by SB 1, visit www.rebuildingca.ca.gov.
Travelers are asked to be attentive to workers on the highway, slow for the cone zone and move over whenever possible to give additional clearance. Be Safe and Be Work Zone Alert!
Work schedules are subject to change due to traffic incidents, weather, availability of equipment and/or materials, and/or construction-related issues.