Highway 65 bypass

Highway 65 Bypass progress update

To begin, I believe it is important to address a rumor that pops up periodically that work on the Highway 65 Bypass has stopped. Let me assure you that work on the Highway 65 Bypa ...

California Transportation Commission approves $20 million for next phase of Lincoln bypass

The California Transportation Commission approved the distribution of $20 million last Thursday for the next phase of Lincoln’s State Route 65 Bypass. The new phase will add two ...

Highway 65 detour at Sterling Parkway to open Wednesday

Highway 65 detour at Sterling Parkway to open Wednesday By Tom Cosgrove Special to The News Messenger Many in the community are wondering about the delays to the opening of the d ...

Downtown to get a facelift by next summer

G Street. Or Lincoln Boulevard. The first line doesn’t conjure up special images; it sounds like just another generic street name appearing in numerous cities across the United ...

Highway bypass traffic shift on Southbound Route 65 to begin June 2

California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) plans to shift southbound Route 65 traffic to the new detour under the new Industrial Avenue Bridge, starting 6 a.m. June 2. So ...

Ferrari Ranch Road lane to temporarily close Friday

Westbound lanes will be closed on Ferrari Ranch Road from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday as part of the Lincoln bypass project. One westbound lane will remain open at all times to fa ...

A penny saved today prevents traffic congestion tomorrow

The Placer County Transportation Planning Agency (PCTPA) is responsible for ensuring that local roadways and transportation systems meet the needs of residents and businesses. In ...