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PRESS RELEASE FROM CALTRANS – State Route 190 Over Towne Pass to Remain Closed Through Mid-November

INYO COUNTY – Emergency repair work on State Route 190 over Towne Pass in Death Valley National Park will continue through the end of October and into mid-November. Caltrans has been working for more than a month to reopen the full length of the highway after large sections of it were devastated by flash floods and […]

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COMMUNITY EVENT FROM CALTRANS – Caltrans to Host Free Dump Day at the Bishop-Sunland Landfill and the Big Pine Transfer Station 

  What: Caltrans is hosting a free dump day Saturday, November 5, 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 […]

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COMMUNITY EVENT FROM CALTRANS – Bridgeport Free Dump Day

Caltrans is hosting a free dump day Sunday, November 6 at the Bridgeport 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. Acceptable residential waste includes: ·        Household […]

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Caltrans Launches Survey for Manor Market Complete Streets Project

    BISHOP – Caltrans launched an online survey today for a proposed Complete Streets project that will upgrade pedestrian facilities along State Route 168/West Line Street from just west of Meadow Lane to Barlow Lane. The Manor Market Complete Streets Project, which is currently in the Planning phase, could add ADA-compliant sidewalks, bulb-outs, crosswalks, a […]

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US 395 Northbound Keough’s Thin Blanket Project Starts Today October 3rd

  BISHOP – Today work began on the Northbound Keough’s Thin Blanket Project on U.S. 395 in Inyo County. This highway maintenance project will apply a .15’ hot-mix asphalt overlay to the northbound lanes of the highway between Big Pine and Bishop, extending the life of the pavement. The project area will extend for approximately 13 […]

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Caltrans Aiming to Reopen State Route 190 by the End of October

First Section of Highway to Reopen by October 12 INYO COUNTY — Caltrans is anticipating it will reopen State Route 190 from its current set of closures in two phases beginning on October 12. The highway was closed following two late-summer storms on September 10 and September 13 that washed away sections of the highway, first on […]

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Caltrans Continues to Assess Damage from Tuesday’s Storm State Route 190 Remains Closed from Olancha to Stovepipe Wells

  INYO COUNTY ― State Route (SR) 190 in Inyo County sustained significant road damage from the storm that took place Tuesday, September 13, which was the latest in a string of high-intensity weather events that have impacted the county since late July. The most recent damage occurred on SR 190 between Olancha and Panamint Valley […]

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Inyo/Mono Highways Experiencing Heavy Rains – State Route 167 Closed for Flooding

Nevada Department of Transportation and NHP reported to CHP and Caltrans around 4:30 this afternoon that Nevada State Route 359, which becomes California State Route 167 at the California/Nevada border, is flooding. Caltrans and CHP closed SR 167 at the junction with US 395 for emergency work. It is too early in this event to […]

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