Highway 65 bypass

City celebrates Nelson Lane widening at May 15 groundbreaking ceremony

  With construction workers watching on May 15, Lincoln City Council members and staff stood shoulder-to-shoulder with a congressman, a county supervisor and transportation o ...

Businesses doing well after the bypass opening

After 40 years of anticipation, the Highway 65 Bypass became a reality on Oct. 7, 2012. A year later, The News Messenger asked residents how the bypass affected local businesses. ...

Long-awaited bypass celebrates 1-year anniversary

I admit that I still think of Lincoln Boulevard as G Street. G Street was renamed last year to coincide with the long-awaited 11.7 mile Lincoln Highway 65 Bypass opening. Other t ...

Process to update Sheridan’s community plan begins

Sheridan resident Steve Starling is wondering if Placer County should engage in a community update plan for Sheridan’s future if there isn’t any money to invest in infr ...

City preps for bypass opening

Editor’s note: The face of Lincoln will change Oct. 8 when the long-awaited Highway 65 Lincoln Bypass opens. Residents can join in the excitement Oct. 5 for the bypass grand-open ...

Residents talk trucks, congestion regarding bypass

Less truck traffic and congestion in downtown Lincoln are what some residents look forward to about the Highway 65 Bypass opening this fall. The News Messenger spoke with several ...

Bypass opening just a few months away

I, along with several other residents, have discovered a great new road to walk dogs, bike and, at the same time, see picturesque views of Lincoln. While this road will soon be off ...

Let's work together on logging truck decision

The “elephant in the room” has finally been let out of its cage. That “animal” is the logging trucks traveling on Highways 193 and 65 to and from the Sierra Pacific Industr ...

Could logging trucks avoid downtown?

While logging trucks traveling on Highways 193 and 65 will be a part of downtown Lincoln’s atmosphere once the bypass opens this summer, that might not be the case in the future ...

Few alternatives to prevent crashes at curve

Officials say there aren’t many alternatives available to prevent accidents on the Highway 65 bypass detour at Lincoln’s south end. That’s in light of a crash that occurred l ...