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Traffic Alerts

Road and lane closure information for week of SEPTEMBER 19, 2016

Sign up for City of Sacramento email updates.The following list includes those lane and road closures most affecting the traveling public. Also, see the Construction Newsline for short-term sidewalk and street closures. Stay up to date. Sign up for traffic email alerts.

 Downtown Sacramento

Events for the weekend of September 24

  • Farm to Fork Festival, Saturday, September 24. Capitol Mall from 6th to 9th street will be closed.
  • Tower Bridge Gala, Sunday, September 25. Tower Bridge will be closed to all traffic for a private dinner celebration.

For more information visit here. 


 

 L Street Sidewalk Repairs

When

September 27 to 30

Where

South side of L Street between 4th and 7th Streets

Details

Sidewalk closures and closure of the #1 traffic lane on L Street.

Contact

Kay Kress, 916-808-6239


 

V Street Roadway Replacement

When

September 26 to 30 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where

V Street between 20th and 21st Streets

Details

The entire roadway on V Street between 20th and 21st Streets will be replaced. Traffic will be detoured to U Street and to 20th Street around this project. There will also be no parking barricades on both sides of the street during this project. There will be loud noise from our equipment during this time frame as well. Message boards will be placed one week in advance of this project to notify  the public.

Contact

Justin Hampton, 916-808-4013


 

I Street Pruning Project

When

September 16 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where

1401 I Street. On I Street between 13th and 14th Street

Details

Work will consist of two lane closures (not simultaneous) First: the #1 lane on I Street between 13th/14th Street will be closed to prune one tree. Second: the #3 lane on I Street between 13th/14th Street will be closed to prune two trees.

Contact

Sean Sullivan, Foreman, 916-529-3420


Old Sacramento (J Street and 2nd Street)

When

Thursday, August 25, 2016 until further notice

Where

1008 2nd Street, between J and K Streets, and 1017 Front Street, between J and K Streets.

Details

The City Building Inspection Division has found structural defects on two more buildings located in Old Sacramento. Boardwalks have been closed and barricades have been installed. Building owners are working the City to make prompt necessary repairs.

 


Golden 1 Center (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://golden1center.com/construction/.

Work is on-going through the fall of 2016.

 Construction Update for Monday, August 29 to Thursday September 1, 2016

  • L Street at 7th Street will be closed from 7 p.m to 5 a.m.

Where

5th and 7th streets and J and L streets

Details

There will be road closures over the 5th Street bridge between L and J streets. The closures will be during the dates and times listed below.

  • Two lanes of L Street between 5th and 8th streets will be closed throughout the duration of the project - October 2016. 

 


East Sacramento 

Installation of New Water Mains on Redding Avenue

When

September 21 through November 10 from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where

Redding Avenue from 4th Street to Q Street

Details

Work is being done in order to provide a safe area for workers and to prevent motorists from entering impassable road due to large excavations and heavy equipment within the work zone. This work is for the development at the Hampton inn project between 65th and Redding Avenue. Total Closure of Redding Avenue between 4th and Q Street, detour will be in effect.

Contact

Charles Engvall, 916-416-9818


Howe Avenue ARV Relocation

 

When

September 19 through October 5

Where

Howe Avenue between University Avenue and La Riviera Drive

Details

Relocation of two ARV's for the City of Sacramento with single lane closure, Western most Southbound lane.

Contact

Robert Friend, 209-261-8814

 


 

 Paving Areas on Alhambra Boulevard

When

September 17 from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where

Alhambra Boulevard from H Street to J Street

Details

The City of Sacramento has contracted Teichert Construction to perform this work as part of the Department of Utilities Water Meter Program. Detours and traffic will be in place on portions of Alhambra Blvd. from H St. to J St. Heavy equipment will be working on Alhambra and the adjacent side streets. Large trucks will be entering and leaving the area. There will substantial noise associated with portions of the work and occasionally dust.

Contact

Christ Estep - City of Sacramento Inspector, 530-401-1576

Dan Stoloski - Teichert Construction, 916-645-4874

Holli Tripp - Teichert Construction, 916-316-7755


H Street Bridge Rehabilitation Project

 

When

March 21 through Summer 2016 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 7:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. 

Where

H Street Bridge over the American River

Details

Motorists can expect road closures. Please see signs for detours. Weekend work will include one lane closure in each direction from Friday evening to Saturday morning. The project will rehabilitate the H Street Bridge and includes sealing the deck, replacing joint seals, and repairing approach slabs.  

Contact

Josh Werner (916) 808-8158

 


Land Park

Freeport Boulevard Bike Lanes Project

 

Traffic Alert Update: August 31 to September 2016

 September 2, 2016

  • There should not be any further lane closures through the holiday weekend. 
  • Temporary striping will remain in place. These repairs must be completed prior to finishing the slurry seal and placing the final striping.  
  • Remainder of the slurry seal from College Ave. to Sutterville will be completed by Friday, September 2 at 6 p.m.

When:

May 18 through September 15, 2016

Where:

Freeport Boulevard from 4th Avenue to Sutterville Road

Details:

In an effort to improve bicycle and pedestrian safety, the City of Sacramento will be installing bike lanes along. Freeport Boulevard from 4th Avenue to Sutterville Road. The existing two lanes of traffic in each direction will be changed to one lane in each direction, separated by a two-way left turn lane. The City will be reconstructing sidewalks, curbs, and gutters. The construction will impact access to residents' driveways for a maximum of three days. The City has notified all residents in advance of construction.

Contact:

Adam Randolph, 916-808-7803

Ryan Morris, 916-837-8110


River District

North 12th Street  South of North B Street

When

June 27 to August 8, 2016 (six weeks) 

Where

North 12th Street  South of North B Street

Details

Work is part of PG&E's pipeline safety program. The #4 Lane of North 12th Street South of North B Street will be closed.

PG&E Community Pipeline Safety Initiative: Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) is working with customers and the City of Sacramento to help ensure first responders have immediate access to natural gas transmission pipelines in case of an emergency. This important safety work involves reviewing structures, trees and brush located near the gas pipeline that could block emergency access for first responders or damage the pipeline. For any tree or structure that needs to be replaced for safety reasons, PG&E will work with the property owner to develop a plan that protects public safety while preserving the character and natural beauty of the community. If you have any questions or would like more information about the planned safety work in Sacramento, please contact PG&E’s local customer outreach specialist Alison Feliz at 916-216-7482 or AXFV@pge.com. Additional information on the Community Pipeline Safety Initiative, as well as other PG&E gas safety efforts, can also be found at here.

Contact

Mike Hernandez - PG&E -714-883-4919 ; Jon Fitzpatrick - City Inspector 916-296-4117


South Sacramento

Fruitridge Road Pruning Project

When

October 4 through October 12 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where

Fruitrdige Road just East of Freeport Boulevard to West of 24th Street

Details

Annual pruning project to keep large Oleandar Shrubs in compliance with Streetscape policy.

Contact

Larry R. Montez Jr., 916-808-3108


 

Freeport Boulevard Pruning Project

When

September 28 through October 3 from 8 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where

Freeport Boulevard just South of Florin Road to North of Blair Avenue

Details

Annual pruning project to keep large Oleandar Shrubs in compliance with Streetscape policy.

Contact

Larry R. Montez Jr., 916-808-3108


 

Florin Road West of Tamoshanter Way to East of Amherst Street

When

September 14 to September 24, 2016 

Where

Florin Road West of Tamoshanter Way to East of Amherst Street

Details

On Florin Road- N/B #2 lane closed from Tamoshanter Way to 21st Street to 20th, to Cromwell Way to Amherst Way. On Florin Road- S/B #2 lane closed from Amherst Way to 17th Street, to Cromwell Way to 20th Street to Tamoshanter Way. The City's maintenance division will be performing the annual pruning project to keep large Oleander Shrubs in compliance with Streetscape policy. 

Contact: 

James Winne (916) 698.7544 PG&E

Kiley Howe (425) 238-3701 (C&G/Banard/PG&E)

Steve Onesky (916) 203-4114 (City Inspector) 

 

 


 

North Sacramento


Natomas