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News Release

Road and Lane Closures for May 16-22

Work along Highway 101 leads to lane closures.

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Caltrans work planned for Highway 156 

Road work scheduled for March 1.

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Resurfacing of 129 near San Juan Bautista to include overnight weekend work

Work taking place from Pajaro River Bridge to the interchange of Highway 101 and State Route 129.

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State Route 129 Resurfacing Project Near San Juan Bautista Begins July 6

Work to take place July 6 through July

Transformation of Third Street in San Juan Bautista on June 22. Photos by Robert Eliason.


San Juan Bautista transforms Third Street

Road work done in preparation for allowing businesses to utilize extra space for outdoor shopping and dining.

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Caltrans to perform electrical work on Hwy 101 in Prunedale

The no. 2 (right) lane will be closed in both directions in various locations between Pesante Road and Dunbarton Road.


Some road work limited during Monterey Car Week

Caltrans says drivers should plan for heavy traffic on area highways.

Highway 156 and 25 intersection. Photo by Leslie David.


BL Special Report: The Ins and Outs of Roundabouts

This BL Special Report shares recent research on roundabouts and why they are being used more throughout California. One is planned for the intersection of Highways 25 and 156.

A portion of San Benito Street located between Southside Road and Union Road is part of the list of upcoming road repairs via SB 1 funds. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Business / Economy

Supervisors approve road projects for next fiscal year

Funds from SB 1 planned for improvements to Fairview, Union, Hospital, Buena Vista and Southside roads. Repairs range from resurfacing to filling potholes.

Big rig trucks of all types drive on John Smith Road every day. Photo by John Chadwell.

Government / Politics

Potholes on John Smith Road beat up cars, fray nerves

Resident says county can't fix the road or communicate with constituents.

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Upcoming road work on State Route 156, Highway 101

Work commences Tuesday, Jan. 29.

City crews smooth out fresh cement during sidewalk replacement efforts in Hollister. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Hollister street improvement projects staying on schedule

Work includes asphalt resurfacing, in addition to replacing sidewalks, gutters, and curbs.

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Portion of Nash Road closed for road work June 25 to June 29

The closure is in effect starting Monday, June 25 at 7 a.m. through Friday, June 29 until 5 p.m.

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Emergency joint seal replacement on San Benito River Bridge begins May 29

An emergency project to remove and replace new bridge joint seals on the San Benito River Bridge on southbound Highway 101 starts Sunday evening.

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Housing / Land Use

Highway 156 guardrail/resurfacing project road closures continuing

Caltrans says 24/7 lane closures will continue "for several weeks"