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Desert Dispatch
BLUECUT FIRE UPDATE: Additional evacuation orders lifted in PhelanThere has been no reported loss of life yet, but deputies with cadaver dogs sea
BLUECUT FIRE UPDATE: Additional evacuation orders lifted in Phelan
Desert Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
There has been no reported loss of life yet, but deputies with cadaver dogs searched burned out property on Friday.The California Department of Transportation also announced that it has reopened a small portion of Highway 138 from Summit Valley... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
UPDATE: Fire chief praises strike team; firefighters still concerned about WrightwoodThere has been no reported loss of life yet, but deputies with cadaver dogs sea
UPDATE: Fire chief praises strike team; firefighters still concerned about Wrightwood
Desert Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
There has been no reported loss of life yet, but deputies with cadaver dogs searched burned out property on Friday.The California Department of Transportation also announced that it has reopened a small portion of Highway 138 from Summit Valley... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Opponents call for improved roads before East County casino openingto community safety. As such, we have committed approximately $20 million towar
Opponents call for improved roads before East County casino opening
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
to community safety. As such, we have committed approximately $20 million toward roadway improvements identified by the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) and $3.7 million toward roadway improvements identified in our Memorandum... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
UPDATE: Evacuations lifted for portions of Phelan, part of Hwy 138 reopening213 outbuildings have been destroyed, with numerous other suffering damage. The
UPDATE: Evacuations lifted for portions of Phelan, part of Hwy 138 reopening
Desert Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
213 outbuildings have been destroyed, with numerous other suffering damage. There has been no reported loss of life yet.The California Department of Transportation also announced that it has reopened a small portion of Hwy 138 from Summit Valley... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
UPDATE: At least 96 homes, 213 outbuildings destroyed by Bluecut Fire213 outbuildings have been destroyed, with numerous other suffering damage. The
UPDATE: At least 96 homes, 213 outbuildings destroyed by Bluecut Fire
Desert Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
213 outbuildings have been destroyed, with numerous other suffering damage. There has been no reported loss of life yet.The California Department of Transportation announced that it has reopened a small portion of Hwy 138 from Summit Valley Road to... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
UPDATE: Portion of Hwy 138 opened from Summit Valley Road to 173CAJON PASS — The California Department of Transportation announced that it has
UPDATE: Portion of Hwy 138 opened from Summit Valley Road to 173
Desert Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
CAJON PASS — The California Department of Transportation announced that it has reopened a small portion of Hwy 138 from Summit Valley Road to Hwy 173 that had been closed due to the Bluecut Fire Friday morning.The other section of Hwy 138 from Summit... Read more
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USA Today
Calif. fire continues to grow; 3 accused of lootingwere still closed. "If I don't show up, I don't get paid," said the 57-year-ol
Calif. fire continues to grow; 3 accused of looting
USA Today / Posted 5 days ago
were still closed. "If I don't show up, I don't get paid," said the 57-year-old computer consultant. Workers with the California Department of Transportation spent Thursday morning repairing guard rails in the southbound lanes, which have... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
California Pilots Mileage-Based Road Maintenance Programwhere to turn for funding to fix roads and maintain related infrastructure. Ca
California Pilots Mileage-Based Road Maintenance Program
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 8 days ago
where to turn for funding to fix roads and maintain related infrastructure. California is taking one step by implementing the Road Charge pilot program. We learned more about it from Vanessa Wiseman of the California Department of Transport... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Northbound 101 Freeway ClosuresThe California Department of Transportation announced Saturday that it will clo
Northbound 101 Freeway Closures
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 10 days ago
The California Department of Transportation announced Saturday that it will close all lanes of the northbound Hollywood (101) Freeway, from Glendale Boulevard to Cahuenga Boulevard in the early morning hours starting Sunday. The closure, which will... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
CalTrans battling bird mite infestationThe California Department of Transportation is working to address an avian-indu
CalTrans battling bird mite infestation
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
The California Department of Transportation is working to address an avian-induced crisis at its headquarters across the street from the Capitol. Pigeons roosting on the building led to an infestation of bird mites on the building’s fifth floor. The... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Second Trial Date Set for Ernesto GonzalezTunnel Celebrates CompletionTruckee 'Mousehole' Pedestrian/Bike Tunnel Celebrat
Second Trial Date Set for Ernesto Gonzalez
KTVN Reno / Posted 12 days ago
Tunnel Celebrates CompletionTruckee 'Mousehole' Pedestrian/Bike Tunnel Celebrates Completion The Town of Truckee and the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) have completed their $14 million State Route 89 Undercrossing Improvement... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Truckee 'Mousehole' Pedestrian/Bike Tunnel Celebrates CompletionTunnel Celebrates Completion The Town of Truckee and the California Department
Truckee 'Mousehole' Pedestrian/Bike Tunnel Celebrates Completion
KTVN Reno / Posted 12 days ago
Tunnel Celebrates Completion The Town of Truckee and the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) have completed their $14 million State Route 89 Undercrossing Improvement... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Governor Sandoval Opposes Gun Buyer Background Check MeasureTunnel Celebrates CompletionTruckee 'Mousehole' Pedestrian/Bike Tunnel Celebrat
Governor Sandoval Opposes Gun Buyer Background Check Measure
KTVN Reno / Posted 12 days ago
Tunnel Celebrates CompletionTruckee 'Mousehole' Pedestrian/Bike Tunnel Celebrates Completion The Town of Truckee and the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) have completed their $14 million State Route 89 Undercrossing Improvement... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Fire reported along freeway in northern Shasta Countyat about 12:01 p.m. to the area after receiving reports of a fire burning grass
Fire reported along freeway in northern Shasta County
The Record Searchlight / Posted 13 days ago
at about 12:01 p.m. to the area after receiving reports of a fire burning grass along the freeway near the guardrail. A California Department of Transportation crew also reported the fire. Traffic is still moving smoothly in the area, according... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
CHP: Minor injuries in rollover wreck on ramp from Hwy 44 to I-5A California Department of Transportation traffic camera captured this image of
CHP: Minor injuries in rollover wreck on ramp from Hwy 44 to I-5
The Record Searchlight / Posted 14 days ago
A California Department of Transportation traffic camera captured this image of the overturned car on the ramp from eastbound Highway 44 to southbound Interstate 5. Medics took a man with minor injuries to Mercy Medical Center in Redding after his... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Caltrans to close lanes on bridges and ramps in Ventura County this weekThe California Department of Transportation will close lanes on several bridges
Caltrans to close lanes on bridges and ramps in Ventura County this week
Ventura County Star / Posted 21 days ago
The California Department of Transportation will close lanes on several bridges and ramps in Ventura County this week. They include: Ventura River Bridge on southbound Highway 101 in west Ventura. This will involve a lane closure and the closure of... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
North State man logs 300,000 bicycle miles— one jokingly called him a "troublemaker," he said. But Russ knows his rules,
North State man logs 300,000 bicycle miles
The Record Searchlight / Posted 22 days ago
— one jokingly called him a "troublemaker," he said. But Russ knows his rules, and he should. After all, he worked for the California Department of Transportation from 1961 to 2000. So yes, bicycling on the freeway is definitely allowed, he... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Business Digest, July 30, 2016: Granite Construction awarded Fresno projectawarded Fresno project Granite Construction Inc. has been awarded a $128 milli
Business Digest, July 30, 2016: Granite Construction awarded Fresno project
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
awarded Fresno project Granite Construction Inc. has been awarded a $128 million contract from the California Department of Transportation for the State Route 99 realignment project in Fresno funded by the California High... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
July 29, 2016was handled by the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, Ander
July 29, 2016
The Record Searchlight / Posted 25 days ago
was handled by the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, Anderson police and fire departments, the California Department of Transportation, three towing companies and emergency medical response teams. The freeway's... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
McClure Tunnel Closure for Maintenance at Pacific Coast Highway (SR-1) Interchange and Santa Monica Freeway (I-10)McClure Tunnel ClosedPosted Jul. 28, 2016, 12:47 pmMirror Staff The California
McClure Tunnel Closure for Maintenance at Pacific Coast Highway (SR-1) Interchange and Santa Monica Freeway (I-10)
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 26 days ago
McClure Tunnel ClosedPosted Jul. 28, 2016, 12:47 pmMirror Staff The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close all lanes of the SR-1/I-10 Interchange at the McClure Tunnel for tunnel washing, crack sealing, brush removal, tree... Read more
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Business Wire
Granite Awarded $128 Million Highway Realignment Project in Californiaannounced today that is has been awarded a $128 million Construction Manager/Ge
Granite Awarded $128 Million Highway Realignment Project in California
Business Wire / Posted 27 days ago
announced today that is has been awarded a $128 million Construction Manager/General Contractor (CM/GC) contract from the California Department of Transportation for the California State Route 99 realignment project in Fresno, California. The... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Woman wants answers about tied-up deer left to diemade seven phone calls and got nowhere," she said. Dead animals posing traffic
Woman wants answers about tied-up deer left to die
The Record Searchlight / Posted 28 days ago
made seven phone calls and got nowhere," she said. Dead animals posing traffic hazards on state roads are removed by California Department of Transportation crews. On local roads, it is animal regulations at Haven Humane Society. Scott... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Palo Alto seeks to make 'green waves' with traffic lightstraveling east to cross three traffic signals in close succession. Because the
Palo Alto seeks to make 'green waves' with traffic lights
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 28 days ago
traveling east to cross three traffic signals in close succession. Because the El Camino intersection is operated by the California Department of Transportation, it follows its own timing plan and is not coordinated with nearby lights. In a... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
July 23, 2016three other vehicles were involved in the crash, dispatchers reported. Traffic
July 23, 2016
The Record Searchlight / Posted a month ago
three other vehicles were involved in the crash, dispatchers reported. Traffic slowed to a crawl in the area, according to California Department of Transportation traffic maps, but the roadway was cleared about 7:30 p.m.Driver hits bicyclist at... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
One reported trapped in freeway crash, CHP saysvehicles are involved in the crash, dispatchers reported. Traffic is slowing t
One reported trapped in freeway crash, CHP says
The Record Searchlight / Posted 1 months ago
vehicles are involved in the crash, dispatchers reported. Traffic is slowing to a crawl in the area, according to the California Department of Transportation traffic maps. CHP says the median and right lane are blocked. Traffic is being... Read more

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