Caltrans is alerting motorists the Steamboat Slough bridge on State Route 160 near Courtland will be temporarily closed for an extended period beginning this week. Additional construction is needed to maintain and keep the bridge operational. The bridge will remain closed from 5:00 AM on February 8 through 5:00 AM on February 27. However, weather conditions could delay or cancel the scheduled work.
Caltrans urges motorists to use the Walnut Grove and Paintersville Bridges as detours or Interstate 5 in Sacramento County as an alternate route. Motorists should plan accordingly and expect additional travel time. For motorists using the State Route 84 Real McCoy and SR-220 Ryer Island Ferries as detours, additional ferry information is located on the Caltrans Delta Ferries website.
For more information, please visit the Caltrans District 3 News Webpage.