Final Phase Of Fix 50 Project Expected To Cause Major Traffic Delays With ClosuresThe two-week project will close the 16th Street offramp on Westbound Highway 50, as well as the connector from Eastbound Interstate 80. Lanes on the connector ramp from Highway 99 north to Highway 50 west will be merged down to one lane.
Westbound Fix 50 Work Likely To Send Commuters To Sacramento Surface StreetsThere is no denying the closure of the westbound lanes is having a greater impact on commuters than the eastbound work. With so many drivers frustrated, the city is bracing for more commuters on side streets.
How To Get Around Fix 50: Westbound Phase 1After a week-and-a-half break, the Fix 50 project will enter the westbound phase of the project.
Neighbors Near Fix 50 Project Concerned About Air Quality You may not be able to see it in the air, but Meta Brandon will show it to you. White and gray dust is all over her backyard, and she has no doubt where it’s coming from: Fix 50 construction.
Caltrans Announces Eastbound Fix 50 Project Will Finish Early, Lanes Open Friday MorningCaltrans announced on Thursday that work on the Eastbound portion of the Fix 50 project will finish early and all eastbound lanes will reopen by Friday morning.
Fix 50 Phase 1 Ahead Of Schedule; Phase 2 To Begin ThursdayPhase 1 of the eastbound Fix 50 work will finish five days early, Caltrans officials announced Wednesday.
Speed Limit Lowered To 55 MPH Through Fix 50 Project Drivers used to going 65 mph along both sides of Highway 50 between Fourth and 24th streets will be in for a surprise, as the speed limit was dropped to 55 mph.
Swiss Researchers Develop Device That Could Quell Road Rage IncidentsIt’s called an emotion detection system, and it reads the driver’s facial expressions, looking for signs of agitation as they’re behind the wheel.
Fix 50 Construction Continues As If Accident That Injured 3 Workers Didn't HappenThe California Division of Occupational Safety and Health joined construction crews on the Fix 50 job site after three workers were injured by a piece of wood sent flying by a big rig.
Semi Truck Accident Injures 3 Workers In Fix 50 Area A semi truck accident in the Fix 50 area has injured three workers, California Highway Patrol officials say.
Fix 50: Is It Faster To Go Around Project Or Through Construction?CBS13 photojournalist James Taylor took the typical route along Highway 50 and into the teeth of the project, while CBS13’s Nick Janes tried the alternate route suggested by Caltrans— taking Interstate 80 to Watt Avenue, then inbound to Business 80.