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Pasadena Star-News
Caltrans announces 13 road repair projects to begin in LA area50 projects have been expedited so that construction can begin this fiscal year
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 11 hours ago
50 projects have been expedited so that construction can begin this fiscal year, state officials said Friday. Caltrans Director Malcolm Dougherty said in a statement the agency is “acting quickly” to get to work. Upgrades to roadways... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Redlands hotel owner no longer has to pay for upkeep on CalTrans land, city sayscould obtain permits to build the hotel, they would need to agree to pay a spec
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 12 hours ago
could obtain permits to build the hotel, they would need to agree to pay a special tax to cover the costs to maintain the CalTrans public right of way near the 10 Freeway off-ramp at Tennessee. Gena Patel, one of the owners of Comfort Suites and... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Major Delays Expected this Weekend on Highway 50 in Sacramentoshe said. Starting at 8 p.m. Friday, both sides of Highway 50 on the Pioneer B
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 14 hours ago
she said. Starting at 8 p.m. Friday, both sides of Highway 50 on the Pioneer Bridge will be reduced to one lane so Caltrans can repave the road. "What we are talking about is just going off, taking that initial layer off the surface,... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Mid-Coast Trolley Developments Progressing 'Rapidly'The plan for an 11-mile Caltrans trolley extension is rapidly progressing, acco
NBC San Diego / Posted 16 hours ago
The plan for an 11-mile Caltrans trolley extension is rapidly progressing, according to a statement from San Diego Associations of Governments (SANDAG). The Mid-Coast Trolley Project will expand the current blue line trolley from Old Town to La... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Caltrans announces 13 road repair projects to begin in Long Beach, LA area50 projects have been expedited so that construction can begin this fiscal year
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 18 hours ago
50 projects have been expedited so that construction can begin this fiscal year, state officials said Friday. Caltrans Director Malcolm Dougherty said in a statement the agency is “acting quickly” to get to work. Upgrades to roadways... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Caltrans: 13 road repair projects to begin in LA area50 projects have been expedited so that construction can begin this fiscal year
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 19 hours ago
50 projects have been expedited so that construction can begin this fiscal year, state officials said Friday. Caltrans Director Malcolm Dougherty said in a statement the agency is “acting quickly” to get to work. Upgrades to roadways... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
LA County to Conduct Road Repairs Worth $23.7 MillionSB 1 starts to accrue this upcoming fall. "This legislation provides for neede
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 19 hours ago
SB 1 starts to accrue this upcoming fall. "This legislation provides for needed investments to fix California's roads, and Caltrans is acting quickly to get to work," Caltrans Director Malcolm Dougherty said. "This summer we will deploy... Read more
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The Mercury News
Town of Mariposa evacuated as Detwiler Fire rages onbattled by members of the Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office, CAL OES, Red Cross,
The Mercury News / Posted 21 hours ago
battled by members of the Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office, CAL OES, Red Cross, PG&E, CHP, Mariposa County Public Works, CALTRANS, Bureau of Land Management, Mariposa County Fairgrounds, Mariposa County Fire, California Dept. of Corrections and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California’s controversial gas tax will soon repave these roadsupcoming funds from Senate Bill 1, the controversial gas taxes and fee increase
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 21 hours ago
upcoming funds from Senate Bill 1, the controversial gas taxes and fee increases recently approved by the legislature. Caltrans announced it also will speed up construction start dates on 50 other road repair projects statewide, including five... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Is allergy a disability requiring employer accommodation in California?When John Barrie first started working as an office technician for California D
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 hours ago
When John Barrie first started working as an office technician for California Department of Transportation (CalTrans), he informed his supervisor that he had allergic rhinitis. This made him extremely allergic to chemicals and scented products like... Read more
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Gridley Herald
CalTrans responds to Highway 99 improvement concernsDe HeyPublisher/Editor The second Community Workshop concerning a Highway 99 S
Gridley Herald / Posted yesterday
De HeyPublisher/Editor The second Community Workshop concerning a Highway 99 Streetscape Improvement Project proposed by CalTrans brought many concerns from residents and business owners, many times in agreement on the same topic. Of utmost... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
A portion of Highway 1 in Big Sur has reopened. Now what?town of Lucia, opened Monday as far south as Gorda, with a single lane handling
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
town of Lucia, opened Monday as far south as Gorda, with a single lane handling one-way controlled traffic, according to a Caltrans statement. What does this mean for travelers? The newly reopened portion of California’s premier coastal route... Read more
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Lake County News
Caltrans plans major roadwork through July 27 NORTH COAST, Calif. – Caltrans reports that the following road projects will
Lake County News / Posted yesterday
NORTH COAST, Calif. – Caltrans reports that the following road projects will be taking place around Lake County and the North Coast during the coming week. Included are Mendocino County projects that... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Caltrans begins work on renovation project to make dangerous I-10 stretch saferWatch: Caltrans begins work on renovatio CHIRIACO SUMMIT, Calif - Around 3 pm
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
Watch: Caltrans begins work on renovatio CHIRIACO SUMMIT, Calif - Around 3 pm Thursday afternoon, a rollover crash near desert center sent three children to the hospital with minor injuries.Read: 3 children taken to hospital after minivan rollover... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Parole granted for OJ Simpson, could be released as early as October 1I-805 connectors to SR-54 closed Saturday morningSouthbound I-805 connectors to
KUSI News San Diego / Posted yesterday
I-805 connectors to SR-54 closed Saturday morningSouthbound I-805 connectors to SR-54 closed Saturday morning Caltrans maintenance crews will close the connector ramps from southbound Interstate 805 (I-805) to eastbound and westbound... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
San Diego law enforcement searching for suspect wanted for robbery at PB Domino's PizzaI-805 connectors to SR-54 closed Saturday morningSouthbound I-805 connectors to
KUSI News San Diego / Posted yesterday
I-805 connectors to SR-54 closed Saturday morningSouthbound I-805 connectors to SR-54 closed Saturday morning Caltrans maintenance crews will close the connector ramps from southbound Interstate 805 (I-805) to eastbound and westbound... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Southbound I-805 connectors to SR-54 closed Saturday morningI-805 connectors to SR-54 closed Saturday morning Caltrans maintenance crews w
KUSI News San Diego / Posted yesterday
I-805 connectors to SR-54 closed Saturday morning Caltrans maintenance crews will close the connector ramps from southbound Interstate 805 (I-805) to eastbound and westbound... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Unsafe levels of lead found in drinking water at French language school in Clairemont MesaI-805 connectors to SR-54 closed Saturday morningSouthbound I-805 connectors to
KUSI News San Diego / Posted yesterday
I-805 connectors to SR-54 closed Saturday morningSouthbound I-805 connectors to SR-54 closed Saturday morning Caltrans maintenance crews will close the connector ramps from southbound Interstate 805 (I-805) to eastbound and westbound... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Two female giraffes born at San Diego Zoo Safari ParkI-805 connectors to SR-54 closed Saturday morningSouthbound I-805 connectors to
KUSI News San Diego / Posted yesterday
I-805 connectors to SR-54 closed Saturday morningSouthbound I-805 connectors to SR-54 closed Saturday morning Caltrans maintenance crews will close the connector ramps from southbound Interstate 805 (I-805) to eastbound and westbound... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
‘Stay away,’ Caltrans warns. Major freeway lane closures will hit Sacramento this weekendCaltrans is warning Sacramento drivers to stay away from Highway 50 at the Pion
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
Caltrans is warning Sacramento drivers to stay away from Highway 50 at the Pioneer Bridge over the Sacramento River this weekend. The state plans to shut all but one lane in each direction for about a half-mile between Sacramento and West Sacramento... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Summer recess – and a trip or two – ahead for California LegislatureTerrie Robinson, the commission’s general counsel; and Courtney Coyle, an attor
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
Terrie Robinson, the commission’s general counsel; and Courtney Coyle, an attorney. The meeting begins at 1 p.m. at the Caltrans District 11 Building, at 4050 Taylor St. in San Diego. BRING YOUR SUNSCREEN: Kaiser Permanente’s weekly Walk to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Big Sur: Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge readying for girder launch within a week or twoBig Sur – Closing a gap that links two sides of the Big Sur coast is within str
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
Big Sur – Closing a gap that links two sides of the Big Sur coast is within striking distance as Caltrans and its contractors work tirelessly to bridge Pfeiffer Canyon. Within the next week or two, the girders that will support the 310-foot,... Read more
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Salon.com
For whom the road tolls: Is it fair to put a price on freeways?toll roads are economically fair. Public perception has long resoundingly agree
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
toll roads are economically fair. Public perception has long resoundingly agreed that they are not. Three years ago, when CalTrans first proposed installing HOT lanes on the 405 Freeway in Orange County, local mayors, county supervisors and... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Rainbow residents protest commuter shortcutswho said she would share what she learned with the others. We referred all four
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
who said she would share what she learned with the others. We referred all four constituents to DPW. DPW reached out to Caltrans. Their response was that additional funding is needed to widen I-15. DPW called and spoke with all 4 constituents... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Longer wait for Richmond-San Rafael Bridge lane reopeningwould remove part of the traffic bottleneck creating the traffic jam. Levine’s
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 2 days ago
would remove part of the traffic bottleneck creating the traffic jam. Levine’s bill came from frequent complaints about Caltrans’ estimates that it would take until 2018 to reopen the lanes. His bill was written to slice through some of the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pennsylvania not following California on lane changes for self-driving vehiclesthe Golden State's move to modify roadways for self-driving vehicles. The Cali
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
the Golden State's move to modify roadways for self-driving vehicles. The California Department of Transportation, Caltrans, is increasing the size of lane lines from 4 inches to 6 inches to help self-driving cars read the... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Truckee part of inaugural state cultural districtbenefits such as technical assistance, peer-to-peer exchanges, and branding mat
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 2 days ago
benefits such as technical assistance, peer-to-peer exchanges, and branding materials and promotional strategy. The California Arts Council has partnered with Visit California and Caltrans for strategic statewide marketing and resourc... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
State’s Mutual Aid System Already Put To Summer Testeffort among many local, state and federal agencies including Santa Barbara Cou
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 2 days ago
effort among many local, state and federal agencies including Santa Barbara County Sheriff, California Highway Patrol, Caltrans, Southern CA Edison, PG&E, Goleta Water District, Santa Barbara County Office of Emergency Management, American Red... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Crash brings I-5 traffic over the Grapevine to a stop7 a.m., with the other two lanes remaining closed. BakersfieldNow.com reported
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
7 a.m., with the other two lanes remaining closed. BakersfieldNow.com reported that CHP hopes to have all lanes open around noon. For now, CHP and CalTrans are encouraging drivers to take alternate routes to ease the 95 minute delay on Northbound I... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Three stolen vehicles, three crashes, one carjacking in Yuba City spree, CHP reportsin Yuba City he was involved in a crash that involved three other vehicles. Har
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
in Yuba City he was involved in a crash that involved three other vehicles. Harlan then is suspected of commandeering a Caltrans truck and trailer before he was involved in a collision involving three more vehicles at Highway 99 at Bridge... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
What will happen to Bay Bridge steel? Artists have creative plansthe state to be used as art projects. Artists have been awarded 450 tons of st
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
the state to be used as art projects. Artists have been awarded 450 tons of steel from the old Bay Bridge, according to Caltrans. Motorists now travel across a new span at the east end of the bridge. Fourteen artists were selected to receive... Read more
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The Mercury News
Highway 1 opens at Paul’s Slide in Big Sur, Mud Creek still being assessedaround the clock at Paul’s Slide, the roadway will be under one-way reverse tra
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
around the clock at Paul’s Slide, the roadway will be under one-way reverse traffic control with flaggers on site, giving Caltrans the opportunity to continue repairing the road and watch for any new movement. Big waterfalls remain from all the... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for July 19Caltrans should open bridge’s third lane now About 1½ years ago, I wrote a Mar
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Caltrans should open bridge’s third lane now About 1½ years ago, I wrote a Marin Voice column suggesting that the eastbound third lane on the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge be opened to traffic before the retaining wall in Richmond was moved farther... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Can deadly flash floods like in Arizona happen in Southern California?second, Sherwin said, followed by the Apple and Lucerne valleys, Needles and Bi
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
second, Sherwin said, followed by the Apple and Lucerne valleys, Needles and Big River. Sometimes a flash flood will force Caltrans to close U.S. Route 95 or the 40 Freeway, he said. Flash floods that turn a slot canyon into a raging river are... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Breathtaking beauty of Northern California captured on cameraLassen Volcanic National Park and Caltrans District 2 road crews are working ha
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
Lassen Volcanic National Park and Caltrans District 2 road crews are working hard to open Lassen National Park Highway. They are aiming for July 24, 2017. It’s mid-July now, and the road through the park remains closed. The latest opening date ever... Read more
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New Kerala
5 Incredible Beaches Along the North Coast of the CA Highway 1 Discovery Route - newkerala news #254936you're heading to the Central Coast, be sure to be mindful of the stretch of Hi
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
you're heading to the Central Coast, be sure to be mindful of the stretch of Highway 1, located 21 miles north of Cambria. Caltrans is busy with a major construction project to make traveling along the stunning Pacific Coast Highway a safer... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Flash floods happen less here than Arizona, but the risk is still realsecond, Sherwin said, followed by the Apple and Lucerne valleys, Needles and Bi
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
second, Sherwin said, followed by the Apple and Lucerne valleys, Needles and Big River. Sometimes a flash flood will force Caltrans to close U.S. Route 95 or the 40 Freeway, he said. Flash floods that turn a slot canyon into a raging river are... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Would a new carpool lane bring more cars to Highway 50 downtown? New lawsuit says yes.An environmental group has sued Caltrans over the state’s plans to build carpoo
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
An environmental group has sued Caltrans over the state’s plans to build carpool lanes on Highway 50 in downtown Sacramento, saying the state has failed to analyze the health impacts on local residents from potential increased vehicle emissions. The... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Letters to the Editor:Road to Highway 138 could have been engineered and built by now BUT no one in o
Desert Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
Road to Highway 138 could have been engineered and built by now BUT no one in our government, from County/SANBAG to Caltrans to our State Legislators to our local elected officials, and even our newspapers (they gave us ink but didn’t make... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Wiener dogs chase after national title at the California State FairLassen Volcanic National Park and Caltrans District 2 road crews are working ha
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
Lassen Volcanic National Park and Caltrans District 2 road crews are working hard to open Lassen National Park Highway. They are aiming for July 24, 2017. It’s mid-July now, and the road through the park remains closed. The latest opening date ever... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Petaluma eyes land for Rainier extensionland for the right of way, including a fourth parcel east of the Petaluma River
Petluma360.com / Posted 6 days ago
land for the right of way, including a fourth parcel east of the Petaluma River, construction of the roadway hinges on Caltrans widening Highway 101 through Petaluma, a project that faces an $85 million funding gap. The freeway work will raise... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Interstate 80 Interchange Dedicated to Fallen Placer County DetectiveDavis' brother, who is also a Placer County Deputy, was there for the ceremony
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 6 days ago
Davis' brother, who is also a Placer County Deputy, was there for the ceremony Saturday morning. He said his big brother was a role model and his hero. On Monday Caltrans will be putting up the signs on the east and westbound sides of the fr... Read more
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The Ridgecrest Daily Independent
Collision on Highway 14 leaves 2 dead on Saturdayfront end damage but all occupants were uninjured. Kern County Fire engines 73
The Ridgecrest Daily Independent / Posted 6 days ago
front end damage but all occupants were uninjured. Kern County Fire engines 73 and 75 responded to the scene, along with Caltrans. CHP officers re-directed traffic in both lanes along dirt paths parallel to Highway 14 while investigating the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Watch crews still blowing snow off Lassen National Park Highway 89 in mid-July. So when will the road open?off Lassen National Park Highway 89 in mid-July. So when will the road open?Jul
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
off Lassen National Park Highway 89 in mid-July. So when will the road open?Jul 15, 2017 Lassen Volcanic National Park and Caltrans District 2 road crews are working hard to open Lassen National Park Highway. They are aiming for July 24, 2017. It’s... Read more
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Asian journal
Is an allergy a disability requiring employer accommodation?WHEN John Barrie first started working as an office technician for California D
Asian journal / Posted 7 days ago
WHEN John Barrie first started working as an office technician for California Department of Transportation (CalTrans), he informed his supervisor that he had allergic rhinitis. This made him extremely allergic to chemicals and scented products like... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
1 Killed When Car Splits in Half in Violent Crash Near San Jacintoafter 6:30 a.m. for several hours as crews cleared the wreckage from the roadwa
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 7 days ago
after 6:30 a.m. for several hours as crews cleared the wreckage from the roadway. All lanes were fully open again a short time before 10 a.m., Caltrans tweeted. No additional information was released about the crash, which is under investig... Read more
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Inquirier.net
SOMA Pilipinas included in new Calif. program that aids cultural districtsand branding materials and promotional strategy. The California Arts Council ha
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
and branding materials and promotional strategy. The California Arts Council has partnered with Visit California and Caltrans for strategic statewide marketing and resource support. In these neighborhoods, city agencies partner with... Read more
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Gridley Herald
Meeting focuses on improving Highway 99 through Gridleyhelping shape the future of the State Highway 99 corridor through Gridley. In
Gridley Herald / Posted 8 days ago
helping shape the future of the State Highway 99 corridor through Gridley. In a community meeting on Wednesday, July 19, Caltrans and the City of Gridley will share potential options for plans to improve the corridor. The event will be from 6 to... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Farad Fire Near Nevada-California State Line 58% ContainedDistrict, California and Nevada Highway Patrols, Reno Police Department, Sierra
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 days ago
District, California and Nevada Highway Patrols, Reno Police Department, Sierra and Washoe County Sheriff’s Offices, Caltrans, Nevada Department of Transportation, North Lake Tahoe Fire Department, Carson Fire Department and Sparks Fire... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Homeless camp found inside overpassnotice to vacate the illegal campsite was posted last week.. The California De
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 8 days ago
notice to vacate the illegal campsite was posted last week.. The California Department of Transportation, also known as Caltrans, and a cleaning company went in and cleared it, filling two dump trucks full of garbage. "Any time we encounter... Read more
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