CalTrans ‘Fix It First’ Projects Locally

Some local projects will be among the “Fix-it-First” projects this fiscal year from CalTrans. $3.1 million will be used for a Striping Project on U.S. Highway 199 and State Route 299 in Del Norte and Humboldt Counties. They’ll widen striping and increase visibility on 178 lane miles of U.S. Highway 199 at various locations from US-101 Junction in Crescent City in Del Norte County to the California/Oregon State line, and State Route 299 at various locations from SR-299/US-101 Separation in the city of Arcata to north of Titlow Hill Road in the city of Blue Lake, and from west of Willow Glen/Willow Road to south of New 3 Creeks Road in the town of Willow Creek. Also, $4.6 million for a striping project on State Routes 20 and 53 in Lake and Mendocino Counties, and $1.7 million for bridge preservation work on State Route 1 at various locations from Schooner Gulch Bridge in the city of Point Arena to Caspar Creek Bridge in Mendocino County, and SR-128 at Anderson Creek Bridge in the town of Boonville.