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Caltrans Traffic Advisory for the Week of 2/6/2023 – 2/10/2023

EASTERN KERN, INYO, and MONO COUNTIES – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) announces the following project work and traffic impacts for the week of February 6 – February 10, 2023. Work schedules are subject to change due to traffic incidents, weather, availability of equipment and/or materials, and/or construction-related issues. Eastern Kern County ·        Cummings Valley Left-Turn […]

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Caltrans Seeks Rural, Tribal Volunteers for Latest ‘Road Charge’ Study Participants can Earn up to $250 for 7-month Pilot

  SACRAMENTO — The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is recruiting volunteers who reside and travel in rural and tribal communities to participate in the latest testing phase of a “road charge” pilot. Up to 500 volunteers will participate in a seven-month simulated road charge system, which charges drivers based on the number of miles they […]

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Caltrans to Host Free Dump Day at the Bishop-Sunland Landfill and the Big Pine Transfer Station  SATURDAY JANUARY 21, 2023

  Dump Day events are organized to further the Caltrans goal of keeping our highways litter-free as part of the Clean California Initiative. Acceptable residential waste includes:  Household and yard waste  Glass, wood, metal, electronics, and recyclables  Appliances, TVs, mattresses, and furniture  Tires (rims removed, limit 9 at a time) The […]

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Caltrans to Host Free Dump Day at the Bishop-Sunland Landfill and the Big Pine Transfer Station – Saturday Jan 21

Caltrans is hosting a free dump day Saturday,January 21, at the Bishop-Sunland Landfill and the Big Pine Transfer Station. Trash loads should be sorted and properly tarped before transporting to the transfer station. Dump Day events are organized to further the Caltrans goal of keeping our highways litter-free as part of the Clean California Initiative. […]

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UPDATE U.S. 395 Over Conway Summit to Remain Closed Overnight January 12, 2023

  MONO COUNTY – U.S. 395 between State Route 167 (Lee Vining) and the town of Bridgeport will remain closed overnight. This stretch of highway, which includes Conway Summit, was one of the hardest hit areas of Mono County during the past week of storms. Maintenance crews have been working 24/7 on the highway, clearing […]

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UPDATE: U.S. 395 Reopened Both Directions Between Bishop and Mammoth Lakes

    UPDATE U.S. 395 Reopened Between Bishop and Mammoth Lakes Crews are estimating to reopen to Lee Vining later today BISHOP –Caltrans has reopened U.S. 395 between Bishop and Mammoth Lakes with chain control restrictions as of noon. Earlier today, crews reopened the southbound lanes only. In some areas between Bishop and Mammoth Lakes, […]

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January 10, 2023 3:30pm – UPDATE U.S. 395 to Remain Closed Overnight

  BISHOP – Due to significant heavy snow, wind, and whiteout conditions on the highway, U.S. 395 will remain closed overnight in both directions between Gorge Road, 13 miles north of Bishop, and Bridgeport. Caltrans asks that all drivers respect the closure points and not attempt to access the highway from any other road. Maintenance […]

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