Date: August 27, 2021
District: Four – Oakland
Contact: Pedro Quintana
Phone: (510) 867-6028
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
I-80 Six Bridges Project: Magazine Street Overcrossing at I-80 in Vallejo is back open to the traveling public
SOLANO COUNTY – Caltrans Bay Area has re-opened the Magazine Street Overcrossing at Interstate 80 (I-80) in south Vallejo. The re-opening happened at 2:00 PM, Friday afternoon, August 27, 2021 to motorists, bicyclists and pedestrians who need to access Magazine Street. Crews were able to increase the vertical clearance to 16 feet, 6 inches to meet the federal standards.
Caltrans will continue to increase the vertical clearance on four overcrossings which cross over I-80 in the City of Vallejo just north of the Carquinez Bridge.
The bridges will be worked on one at a time, starting with Springs Road (Completed Spring 2021), Magazine Street (Completed Summer 2021), Benicia Road , Georgia Street, Tennessee Street, and Redwood Street.
Caltrans Bay Area will start working on Benicia Road Overcrossing at I-80 and will close off Benicia Road Overcrossing to the public starting in early Sept. 2021.
Caltrans will provide additional details regarding the closing of the Benicia Road overcrossing starting in September 2021 as soon more information becomes available.
Caltrans and the City of Vallejo will also host a public informational meeting on the City of Vallejo Zoom on Tuesday, August 31 at 5:30 PM.
To access the Zoom meeting and learn more about I-80 Six Bridges project, click on our Caltrans Bay Area webpage.
Learn more about I-80 Six Bridges project on our Caltrans Bay Area webpage.
Project Webpage: i80sixbridgesvallejo.com
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