Ione Traffic Delays

Drainage Improvement Project Scheduled to Begin

On State Route 124/Route 104 Junction in Ione

AMADOR COUNTY — The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will replace a ditch and install a drainage culvert at the junction of State Route 124/Route 104 in the town of Ione.

This project will extend the service life of the stormwater drainage system and ensure traffic safety, reliability, and the integrity of the highway system.

Construction is scheduled to begin Monday, September 27, 2021, and continue until mid- October. Crews will work Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

One-way traffic control will be employed, and flaggers will escort pedestrians around the construction zone.

Motorists should expect 5- to 10-minute delays and take alternate routes whenever possible.

This estimated $206,450 project will be performed by Quimu Contracting Inc., of Dixon, CA.

This work is scheduled to begin as listed, but is subject to change due to traffic incidents, weather, availability of equipment, and/or materials and construction related issues.

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