MONTH-LONG CLOSURE OF AIRPORT ROAD SCHEDULED TO BEGIN

by Placerville Newswire / Nov 06, 2018 / comments

[Carla Hass]
 
(PLACERVILLE, CA) – El Dorado County Department of Transportation today announced the full closure of Airport Road beginning Monday, November 12, 2018 through December 12, 2018, weather permitting. Repairs include reconstruction of the failed slope, drainage improvements, reconstruction of the structural section adjacent the slope failure, and placement of asphalt concrete paving.

Changeable message signs have been placed in the vicinity to provide notice of the closure at the following locations:

1. On Airport Road, approximately 0.5 miles west of the road closure

2. At the intersection of Broadway and Airport Road, approximately 1.5 miles north of the road closure

The closure on Airport Road is located approximately three miles from the intersection of Cedar Ravine Road and Main Street and approximately 1.5 miles from the intersection of Broadway and Airport Road. Residents on the west side of the closure will access their homes from Cedar Ravine to County Club Drive to Airport Road. Residents on the east side of the closure will access their homes from Broadway to Airport Road. Please access the Placerville Airport from west (Cedar Ravine to Country Club to Airport Road). The attached Detour Plan will be implemented for the duration that Airport Road is closed.

Department of Transportation understands the inconvenience that motorists face while this closure is in place and sincerely appreciates your patience with this matter.