TAHOE CITY - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) and Southwest Gas Corporation will be co-hosting two meetings on Wednesday, March 26 to update the public on a project to improve State Highway 89 on Lake Tahoe's West Shore.
TAHOE BASIN – Six highway water-quality improvement projects on the California side of the Lake Tahoe Basin will begin construction this spring, the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) announced today.
Weather permitting, work by Caltrans and Southwest Gas is set to resume this week along Highway 89 on Lake Tahoe’s West Shore between Tahoma and Tahoe City.
The work is part of the $34 million West Shore designed to help protect lake water quality by rehabilitating drainage and treatment systems, installing runoff collection and treatment, and adding curbs and gutters.
El Dorado County – Caltrans announced today that it has completed a project on Highway 89 that will safeguard water quality in and around the Lake Tahoe Basin. The $17 million project received $11 million in funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Recovery Act).
Placer County – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is alerting motorists that up to 10 minute delays are excpected on State Route 267. Crews will continue grinding and paving operations as part of a stormwater and water quality improvement project.