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Caltrans road work for week of Aug. 7

Press release Lane Closure Report for the week of 8/7/17 – 8/11/17 Inyo, Mono & Eastern Kern Counties – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) would like to alert the traveling public to be careful of workers on the Highway, to Slow for the Cone Zone and Move Over where possible.   The scheduled lane closures […]

 
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Update from Caltrans on pass openings

Press release SEASONAL PASS OPENING STATUS Bishop – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) District 9 continues to work on clearing snow, removing rocks, and repairing its eight highways with seasonal closures.  As work progresses, pedestrians, bicyclists, skiers, etc. are advised to stay out of these areas. Safety is our number one priority, for the […]

 
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From Caltrans: Watch for deer, job fair, pass update

Press releases Bishop – As the temperature begins to rise, the deer population is moving to their summer range. The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) would like to remind motorists to remain alert for migrating deer on the highways in the Eastern Sierra. The Defenders of Wildlife, a national, nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting native […]

 
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Tioga Pass, April 19 - Photo courtesy of Caltrans

Pass update from Caltrans

Press release SEASONAL PASS OPENING STATUS Bishop – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) District 9 has begun working on clearing snow, removing rocks, and repairing roads to its eight mountain passes.  As work progresses, pedestrians, bicyclists, skiers, etc. are advised to stay out of these areas. Safety is our number one priority, for the […]

 
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Brent Green is new Caltrans District 9 Director

– Press release Bishop – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Brent Green to the position of District 9 Director effective March 2, 2015. “Moving to Bishop has been a dream of mine ever since I came up camping with my family when I was in high […]

 
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Caltrans hosts Trig*Star

 -Press release from Caltrans BISHOP – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) District 9 Co-Sponsored a Trig*Star competition at Bishop Union High School BUHS) this past April.  Trig*Star is a national math competition for high school students sponsored by the National Society of Professional Surveyors.  The purpose of the competition is 1) to have fun […]

 
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Caltrans news: litter pickup and workers’ memorial

Caltrans Annual Litter Pickup Day Inyo & Mono Counties – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has scheduled a statewide effort to raise the public’s awareness and prevent littering.  Caltrans District 9 maintenance crews will be picking up trash along the district’s roadways on Thursday, April 25, 2013. Last year, the California Department of Transportation […]

 
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Traffic alert from Caltrans

Who:          California Department of Transportation, District 9 What:                Roadway Preservation When:           June 18, 2012 to June 28, 2012 Where:          US Hwy 395 & State Route 108 – Various Locations Inyo County – Crews will be […]

 
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Olancha-area man hits cyberspace to oppose Caltrans

An Olancha area property owner has taken cyberspace action to oppose Caltrans’ plans to build a bypass around that area.  Scott Palamar objected strongly to the Caltrans plan to blend two alternatives with no public discussion.  Now, he has created a website for the purpose of fighting the Highway 395 bypass. Palamar has said that […]

 
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No estimated date for Tioga opening

It’s one of those things you can try to place bets on, if you dare, and hope for the best – the opening of Tioga Pass, Highway. Eastern Sierra businesses always hope for Memorial Day. Not much of a chance this year. According to Caltrans, Mono County crews and Caltrans District 9 have worked hard […]

 
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