CalTrans

Smoother road rides ahead

What have been bumpy rides for motorists in El Dorado Hills are being smoothed by new construction and repairs on several major roads, thanks to a series of federal and state grant ...

Snow expectations in Sierra bolster hopes for midwinter water storage turnaround

Rain was falling Wednesday in Auburn, and snow by the foot was expected in the upper elevations of the Sierra. But the return to wintry weather after nearly two months of mild te ...

Massive I-80 project ends with smooth Placer road to Tahoe

A massive road-smoothing project that spans 90 miles of Interstate 80 from Auburn to the Nevada state line and cost $821 million is now complete. Caltrans’ District 3 office ...

Highway 50 work under way to improve traffic flow

Construction has begun once again on Highway 50 at the El Dorado Hills Boulevard on- and off- ramps that is designed to ease congestion. The current project widens Highway 50 at E ...