Sacramento Transportation News:
Interstate 80 commuters in Sacramento run into congestion, but discover new ‘express’ lanes
Weeks after downtown’s Fix50 freeway lane closures came to a merciful end, Sacramento commuters find themselves dealing with another freeway reconstruction headache – this one on Interstate 80 through Natomas.
Delays expected due to US 50 ramp closures
The on and off ramps on Highway 50 northbound to La Riviera Drive and Watt Avenue will be closed on Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m for paving, according to a press release from the Sacramento County Department of Transportation. Delays of 10 to 15 minutes are expected.
BART police enforce stretching ban at stations
Bay Area Rapid Transit police have started enforcing a ban on sleeping, lying or sitting with legs stretched out at a busy downtown San Francisco station.
‘Express lanes’ advised for motoring through Sacramento I-80 project
The first Monday commute through an area of lane closures on Interstate 80 in Natomas resulted in slowed traffic in the eastbound direction as motorists learned the best way to get around a freeway paving project.
Construction causes heavy morning traffic on I-80 in Natomas
Weekend construction caused heavy traffic on Interstate 80 in the Natomas area Saturday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.