folsom lake crossing

City to celebrate opening of Folsom Lake Crossing

Folsom residents and regional commuters have reason to celebrate as the long-awaited and much-anticipated opening of Folsom Lake Crossing is just a little more than month away. We ...

Folsom Lake Crossing gets opening date

Millions of dollars, years of wrangling and heavy through-town traffic is about to come to an end as Folsom’s new bridge finally has an opening date – Saturday, March 28. Two y ...

City’s price tag for bridge money runs around $2 million

Getting Folsom’s new bridge funded wasn’t cheap. Folsom spent nearly $2 million on lobbyists in the past four years and will spend many thousands more through 2009. City spen ...

Bridge only months away from opening

Construction crews added the last major piece Friday to the new bridge in Folsom, connecting both sides of the structure and bringing it that much closer to opening. Folsom Lake C ...

Folsom eyed for inmate health center; could bring 1,600 jobs

Nearly 80 acres of state-owned land along the American River in Folsom is earmarked for construction of a 775,000-square-foot prison medical facility. In California’s inmate-heal ...

Overcrossing to span intersection near Folsom Lake

Cyclists on a planned trail will need an overcrossing to avoid an expected heavy-traffic intersection below the under-construction Folsom Lake Crossing bridge. Bike travelers on a ...

Bridge over boring water

It was almost all too perfect. Folsom’s new $117 million bridge needed a name, so city officials held a “Name the Bridge” contest. Residents submitted more than 800 possible ...

New bridge finally named

Folsom's $117 million baby was finally named Tuesday night at the city council meeting. Folsom Lake Crossing was approved as the bridge's official name in a 4-1 vote. The other pot ...