Caltrans Worker Helps Clear Slide For Newborn, ParentsA Plumas County family has reached out to Caltrans to say thank you after a scary incident on Highway 70 back in December.
Mudslide Blocking Both Directions Of I-80 Between Colfax And TruckeeAll lanes of Interstate 80 in the Sierra are blocked due to a mudslide, Caltrans says.
1 Worker Killed, 1 Injured In Accident Near Santa Cruz Mountains LandslideOne member of a road crew was killed and another injured when a dump truck ran over them while working to clear a massive mudslide in the Santa Cruz Mountains.
VIDEO: Here's Why I-80 In The Sierra Was Closed On SundayThe video posted by Caltrans says it all.
As Snow Piles On, Caltrans Fells Concerning TreesCaltrans is concerned about the impact of heavy snow on trees in the Sierra.
I-80 In Sierra Reopened Following Cleanup Of Mudslide, Downed LinesCaltrans is reopening westbound Interstate 80 after a mudslide had the road closed for hours.
Snow Continuing To Cause Delays For Travelers On I-80, Highway 50Another day of snow is causing continued headaches for anyone trying to go over the mountain Wednesday morning.
Caltrans Testing New System To Track Down Wrong-Way DriversThe Wrong-Way Driver Pilot program includes larger “Do Not Enter” signs, which will replace smaller signs on the exit ramps.
Caltrans Looks At Ditching Gas Tax For Mileage TaxBack in July, the department started its California Road Pilot Program: It’s a 9-month trial to explore the possibility of taxing miles driven instead of gas purchased. Instead of paying 56 cents per gallon, drivers would pay 1.8 cents per mile.
Glider Lands In Center Median On I-80 Near Blue CanyonA glider that landed in some trees in the middle of Interstate 80 is slowing traffic in the Sierra.
Across The Top Closure Has Business Owners Along Interstate 80 ConcernedLocal businesses around I-80 anticipate the weekend to be slow with so many possible customers avoiding the area.
Auditor Calls Out Caltrans For Letting Mobile Home Residents Live Rent FreeIt says Caltrans failed to collect nearly $315,000 in unpaid rent and utilities from a San Joaquin Valley mobile home park, and also failed to kick out two tenants who couldn’t afford to live there and one tenant didn’t pay rent for four years.