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Posted on: July 16, 2018

Weekly FYI Update: Utilities in Eureka and Fortuna

For Your Information

July 16 through August 10

Humboldt Community Services District (HCSD) will be on Wilson Street in Eureka performing new service hookup. Please be cautious of work crews and vehicles in the area.  For questions or concerns, please contact  ...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: July 11, 2018

SB1 construction in Shelter Cove

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NOTICE OF CONSTRUCTION For Humboldt Loop Road, Post Mark 0.49 and Ridge View Circle, Post Mark 0.00, Shelter Cove

The Humboldt County Department of Public Works will be replacing 2 culverts at the intersection of Humboldt Loop Rd. and Ridge View Circle in ...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: July 11, 2018

Weekly 'FYI Update' includes work in Myrtletown and Cutten

For Your Information

July 5 - Aug. 31 - Humboldt Community Services District (HCSD) is doing Emergency Maintenance work around 3421 Trinity Street, Myrtletown. Work is in the travel lanes and on the shoulder.  Please be cautious of work crews and vehicles in the area...

July 11 schedule of local utility work

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: July 5, 2018

FYI Update: HCSD on Lilac Lane 7/10 - 7/31

For Your Information

Beginning July 10 through July 31 Humboldt Community Services District will be in the area of Lilac Lane performing new service hook up.

Work will be in the road and sidewalk areas. Please be cautious of work crews and vehicles in the area.

If you have any ...

Read about HCSD's work on Lilac Lane

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: July 5, 2018

FYI Update: PG&E on Fern Drive in Eureka 7/9 - 7/13

For Your Information

Beginning July 9 through July 13 PG&E will be in the area of Fern Drive performing maintenance work and service hook up.

Work will be performed in the roadway. Please be cautious of work crews and vehicles in the area.

If you have any questions or conce...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: July 3, 2018

FYI Update: HCSD work along Avalon Drive

For Your Information

Beginning July 3 through August 31 Humboldt Community Services District will be in the area of 6144 Avalon Drive to connect new services.

Work will be performed in the sidewalk and roadway areas.

Please be cautious of work crews and vehicles in the area.

If ...

Read about work on Avalon Drive

Map to location of utility services work Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: July 3, 2018

SB1-funded construction in Whitethorn/Shelter Cove

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NOTICE OF CONSTRUCTION For Upper Pacific Road, Post Mile 0.81 And Lower Pacific Road, Post Mile 0.00

The Humboldt County Department of Public Works will be replacing 2 culverts at the intersection of  Upper Pacific Road and Lower Pacific Road in W...

Read more about this SB1-funded project

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: July 3, 2018

FYI Update: AT&T in Fieldbrook

For Your Information

Beginning July 1 through October 30 AT&T/Pacific Bell will be in the area of  Murray Road and Old Railroad Grade Road in Fieldbrook performing maintenance on their main lines.

Work should be contained to the shoulder of the road. Plea...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: July 3, 2018

Public Works introduces 'For Your Information' updates

For Your Information

“For Your Information” is a new effort by the Humboldt County Roads Division to bring you information regarding planned and on-going utility projects taking place in your neighborhoods. Our intention is to help you know where, and by w...

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Roads and utilities updates Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: June 13, 2018

Berta Ranch Covered Bridge Reopened

Berta Ranch Covered Bridge

As of 12:30 pm on June 14, the Humboldt County Department of Public Works has lifted the weight restrictions on Berta Bridge.

The Bridge is now open to all traffic.Thank you for your patience during repairs.

**PREVIOUSLY

The Humboldt County Department of Pub...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: June 13, 2018

SB1-funded maintenance on Tish Tang Road, Hoopa Airport Road to begin June 29

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The Humboldt County Department of Public Works will be Slurry Sealing Tish Tang Road and Hoopa Airport Road, Hoopa. This project is funded by the SB1 gas tax of 2017.

Construction is scheduled for June 29, 2018 with a completion date of July 2, 2018. Expec...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: June 11, 2018

SB1-funded road work on School Drive June 28

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NOTICE OF CONSTRUCTION For School Road, McKinleyville

Post Mile 0.00 to 0.80

The Humboldt County Department of Public Works will be Slurry Sealing School Road between Ocean Drive and Fischer Avenue.

Construction is scheduled for June 28, 2018 with completion...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: June 11, 2018

Slurry seal on Redwood Drive June 12-18

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The Humboldt County Department of Public Works will be slurry sealing Redwood Drive starting from P.M. 0.50 at the North Garberville Highway 101 Off Ramp to Redway Drive, P.M. 2.1, Redway.

Construction is scheduled to begin June 12, 2018, with a completion...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: June 4, 2018

Culvert replacement on Alderpoint Road - with updated map

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NOTICE OF CONSTRUCTION for

Alderpoint Road, Post Mile 35.27

The Humboldt County Department of Public Works will be replacing a culvert that was damaged in last year’s storms, in the area of the 35000 block Alderpoint Road, Blocksburg.

Construction ...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: June 1, 2018

Notice of construction for Williams Creek Bridge on Grizzly Bluff Road

Williams Creek Bridge

The Humboldt County Department of Public Works on Monday will begin replacing the Williams Creek Bridge on Grizzly Bluff Road to improve safety for motorists, bicyclists, and pedestrians.A 10-ft wide, single-lane detour bridge with stop sign controls will...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: May 18, 2018

Red Cap Road Bridge Replacement

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The Humboldt County Department of Public Works will resume construction of the new bridge on Red Cap Road at Big Rock Gulch to improve safety for motorists, bicyclists, and pedestrians. 

Traffic will be restricted to a single lane with stop sign c...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: May 9, 2018

Notice of construction for Red Cap Road shoulder widening

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The Humboldt County Department of Public Works, in cooperation with the Karuk Tribe, will be widening and repaving Red Cap Road to improve safety for motorists, bicyclists, and pedestrians.Paving driveways and side streets at connections to Red Cap Road i...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: May 3, 2018

Notice of Construction for turn lane and parking lot in Cutten

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On Monday, May 7 the Humboldt County Department of Public Works will begin constructing (weather permitting) a left turn lane at the intersection of Walnut Drive and Northridge Road and a new parking lot along Northridge Road in Cutten. This construction ...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: May 3, 2018

Road conditions for May 3

County of Humboldt - The Home of the Redwoods Seal

Coffee Creek Rd in Ferndale is now open.

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: May 2, 2018

Road conditions for May 2

County of Humboldt - The Home of the Redwoods Seal

Road conditions as of 9 am

Meridian Road in Ferndale is now OPEN.
Shelter Cove Road will be open by Noon today.

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: May 1, 2018

Road work on Bald Hills Road scheduled for May 14

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The Humboldt County Department of Public Works, in cooperation with the Yurok Tribe, will be replacing culverts and paving a portion of Bald Hills Road.Motorists can expect up to 30-minute delays. Lane closures with one-way cont...

Read about road work in Bald Hills Road

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: April 30, 2018

Telegraph Creek Road to be closed May 2

County of Humboldt - The Home of the Redwoods Seal

Telegraph Creek Road at Puma Road will be closed on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 from 8AM to 6PM due to installing a railcar bridge over a failed culvert.

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: April 19, 2018

Portion of Shelter Cove Road to be closed on May 14

County of Humboldt - The Home of the Redwoods Seal

Shelter Cove Road, PM 7.60 will be closed on May 14.

The following is the alternate route for this day:

At PM 7.60 Shelter Cove Rd

Head west on Toth Rd toward Parsons Rd

Turn right onto Parsons Rd

Head west on Parsons Rd toward Hillside Dr

Turn right onto Hills...

Read about Shelter Cove Road closure

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: April 17, 2018

Notice of Construction for Bald Hills Road

Bald Hills Road - Photo by Martin Swett

The Humboldt County Department of Public Works, in cooperation with the Yurok Tribe, will be replacing culverts and paving a portion of Bald Hills Road beginning on May 1.

Motorists can expect up to 30-minute delays. Lane closures with one-way controlled t...

Read about Bald Hills Road construction

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: April 6, 2018

Road conditions for April 6

County of Humboldt - The Home of the Redwoods Seal

Eel River Drive at Post Mile 1.0 is closed.

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: March 23, 2018

Road conditions for March 23

County of Humboldt - The Home of the Redwoods Seal

Bald Hills Rd- 6” new snow, currently snowing. Road clear, 2wd-chains mandatory, 4wd carry chains

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: March 22, 2018

Road conditions for March 22

County of Humboldt - The Home of the Redwoods Seal

Bald Hills Rd- 4 inches new snow, road clear, carry chains
Titlow- 5 inches new snow, road open to towers chains required
Bair rd- Open from Redwood valley to Hoopa, carry chains

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: March 15, 2018

Road conditions for March 15

County of Humboldt - The Home of the Redwoods Seal

Bald Hills Rd 6-8 inches new snow. Rd open, carry chains and watch for Ice.

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: March 9, 2018

Road conditions for March 9 - 3:30 update

County of Humboldt - The Home of the Redwoods Seal

**3:30 pm update**

Scenic Drive is now open.


**1 pm update**

Scenic Drive is closed at m.p. 160 due to a slide.

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: March 2, 2018

Road conditions for March 2 - 3:45 pm update

County of Humboldt - The Home of the Redwoods Seal

**3:45 pm update**

Mattole Rd by Bull Creek- CLOSED Power lines downTitlow Hill Snow Report: 14' fresh snow, open to the towers, everyone carry chains

**3:15 pm update**

Bald Hills Rd- 14 inches new snow road is open chains required

**2:40 pm update**

Three cr...

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

Road conditions for March 1 - 3:30 pm update

County of Humboldt - The Home of the Redwoods Seal

3:30 pm update

Bald Hills Rd 4 inches new snow. Rd open with chains required.Barrys Rd road open, chains Required.Bair Rd 4 in new snow and still snowing. Road open from the store to Hoopa. Chains are required.

1:00 pm update

Horse Mtn has received 6 inches ...

Read about March 1 road conditions

Roads Information Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: February 23, 2018

Road conditions for Feb. 23

Bair Road is OPEN. Carry chains.

Butler Valley Road – chains required

Fickle Hill Road – chains required

Kneeland Road – chains required

The following road closures are in effect:

Meridian Road @ m.p. 0.75

Bair Road

The following ro...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: February 22, 2018

Road conditions for Feb. 22 - Update

**10:45 am update**

Road conditions update:1)Butler Valley Road – chains required2)Fickle Hill Road – chains required3)Kneeland Road – chains required

**Original message**

The following road closures are in effect:

Meridian Road ...

Read about Feb. 22 road conditions

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: February 20, 2018

Road conditions for Feb. 20

County of Humboldt - The Home of the Redwoods Seal

The following road closures are still in effect:

Meridian Road @ m.p. 0.75

The following roads are opened with conditions:

Horse Mountain Road (aka Titlow Hill Road) – extremely icy from mile post 2.00 - 4.70. 2 wheel drive vehicles must carry snow...

Read about Feb. 20 road conditions

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: February 15, 2018

Road Conditions and Closures

County of Humboldt - The Home of the Redwoods Seal

The following road closures are still in effect:

Meridian Road @ m.p. 0.75

The following roads are opened with conditions:

Horse Mountain Road (aka Titlow Hill Road) – extremely icy from mile post 2.00 - 4.70. 

Two-wheel drive vehicles must...

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Additional Info... Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: February 9, 2018

Road delay on Graham Road Feb. 15

County of Humboldt - The Home of the Redwoods Seal

On Thursday, February 15 expect up to 2 hour delays due to road repairs on Graham Road, off Old Arcata Road, p.m. 0.80, between Bayside and Jacoby Creek.

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: January 29, 2018

Road conditions for Jan 29

County of Humboldt - The Home of the Redwoods Seal

The following road closures are still in effect:

  • Coffee Creek
  • Meridian Road @ m.p. 0.75
  • Port Kenyon @ m.p. 0.60

The following roads are opened but could be flooded:

  • Berta Road
Read about Jan. 29 road conditions

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: January 25, 2018

Road conditions for Jan. 25 - 3 pm update

3 pm update:

Chains suggested on Bald Hills Road (Weitchpec side)

Williams Creek Bridge at Grizzly Bluff Road (m.p. 10.23) is now OPEN

**Following road conditions are still in effect**

There are chain advisories for the following roads:

  • Kneeland Road (light sn...
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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: January 24, 2018

Road conditions for Jan. 24 - 3:15 pm update

The following road conditions are in effect:

  • Meridian Road at m.p. 0.75 is closed due to flooding
  • Grizzley Bluff Road, Williams Creek bridge closed due to bridge maintenance. Mile marker 10.23
  • Howard Heights road is closed due to flooding

3:15 pm update:

  • Berta...
Read more about road conditions for Jan. 24

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: January 23, 2018

Road conditions for Jan. 23

Grizzley Bluff Road is closed until 5 p.m. today at m.p. 10.23 at Williams Creek Bridge due to bridge maintenance.

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: January 22, 2018

Coffee Creek Road closed due to flooding

Coffee Creek Road in the Ferndale area is closed at m.p. 0.80 due to flooding.

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: January 19, 2018

Chain advisory for local roads - 2:15 update

Due to snow falling in the area, motorists are advised to use chains when driving on the following roads:

  • Alderpoint Road: Snow falling in the area
  • Bald Hills Road: 3-4 inches of snow at the top. Watch for ice.

2:15 update

  • Bair Road: 2 inches of snow. Signs a...
Read more about driving on Alderpoint Rd

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: December 11, 2017

Culvert replacement, travel lane restoration on Alderpoint Rd

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NOTICE OF CONSTRUCTION FOR ALDERPOINT ROAD AT POST MILE 1.67The Humboldt County Department of Public Works will be replacing a culvert and restoring two travel lanes on Alderpoint Road at Post Mile 1.67.Construction is scheduled to begin on Wednesday, Dec...

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Additional Info... Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: August 7, 2017

Notice of construction for Lafayette Elementary School Safe Routes Improvement project

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The Humboldt County Department of Public Works will be constructing sidewalks and curb ramps in the vicinity of Lafayette Elementary School to improve safety and

encourage students to walk to school.

Shoulder closures will occur at various locations on Park...

Safe Routes project

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: August 3, 2017

Alderpoint Road closed at Wallan Road due to fire

Alderpoint Road (county road F6B165) is closed at Wallan Road (county road 6B166) because of a fire in the area.

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: June 19, 2017

Measure Z paving projects - dates change for Briceland Thorn and Evergreen Roads

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On Wednesday, June 21 the Humboldt County Department of Public Works will begin work on the following paving projects:

June 21-22; Shelter Cove Rd from Thorne-Junction to Mattole River Bridge

*New Dates* June 26-27; Briceland Thorn Rd from Alder Lane to Eel...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: June 2, 2017

Traffic Signal in Cutten to go live June 20

On Monday, June 5 the Humboldt County Department of Public Works will begin testing a new traffic signal at the intersection of Walnut Drive and Fern Street in Cutten. The traffic signal will become fully operational on Tuesday, June 20, the week after mo...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: June 1, 2017

Measure Z funded road work in Southern Humboldt rescheduled for June 12

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Due to expected rain in the forecast, the road work scheduled to take place Thursday in Garberville and Redway is being re-scheduled for Monday, June 12. Wednesday’s road work is taking place as scheduled.

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Previously:

The Humboldt County Depa...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: May 26, 2017

Measure Z funded road work to take place in Eureka area

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The Humboldt County Department of Public Works is utilizing Measure Z funds to work with American Pavement Systems, Inc. and resurface county roads in the Eureka area on May 31st and June 1st.

Temporary road closures or restrictions to travel and traffic, ...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: May 19, 2017

Measure Z funded road work to take place in Arcata

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The Humboldt County Department of Public Works working is utilizing Measure Z funds to work with American Pavement Systems, Inc. and resurface county roads in the Arcata area on May 23, 24, and 25.

Temporary road closures or restrictions to travel and traf...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: May 9, 2017

Measure Z funded road work to take place in Willow Creek

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The Humboldt County Department of Public Works working with American Pavement Systems, Inc. will be resurfacing Country Club Road, Patterson Road, and Bigfoot Avenue in the Willow Creek area on May 17th and 18th. The road work is being funded by Measure Z...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: February 14, 2017

Road Conditions 02/14/17 1030 http://humboldtgov.org/roads

McCann Ferry is operating

Alderpoint Road 1 lane controlled traffic at 30.33 mm and 34.79 mm 

Eel Rock Road 1 lane controlled traffic at 2.7 mm 

Shively Road 1 lane controlled traffic at 3.56 mm, 7.00 mm and 8.42 mm 

Nunnemaker Road...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: February 9, 2015

Feb. 9 Road Conditions Updates

Meridian, Port Kenyon and Dillon closed, other area roads flooded
Hookton Road flooding at Eel River DriveJacoby Creek, Graham Road and Berta Road are posted flooded
Alderpoint Road at Circle Bar post mile 36.98 is open to small vehicles onlyWilder ...Read on...

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: February 6, 2015

Feb. 6 Afternoon Road Closure Updates

Port Kenyon closed due to flooding California to Market
Anderson Lane in Trinidad closed due to a tree and phone lines downMeridian, Port Kenyon, Rose and Dillon closed other area roads flooded
Hookton Road closed due to flooding at Eel River DriveP...Read on...

Additional Info... Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: December 17, 2014

Redwood Drive to close Dec. 24

County Public Works will be closing Redwood Drive on December 24 from 8:00 am -Noon between Renner and Evergreen to work on the bluffs.

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: December 4, 2014

Redwood Drive Still Closed

Redwood Drive is still closed between Dean Creek and Redway due to power and phone lines down in the roadway. PG&E was unable to give a time to reopen. We will keep you updated via the county website, on twitter @HumCoOES and @HumCoGov and of Facebook...Read on...

Additional Info... Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: September 16, 2014

Humboldt Road Conditions Update - 9-16-14

Redwood Drive is open between Evergreen and the Renner station. It will not be closed tomorrow.

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