Motorists can expect delays during overnight closures of an eastbound bore of the state Highway 24 Caldecott Tunnel from Oakland to Orinda over the next two weekends as crews work on the roadway, according to Caltrans.
The third bore of the Caldecott Tunnel and part of westbound state Highway 24 near the tunnel in Oakland will close for several hours early Sunday morning to enable the removal of an old roadway sign.
All lanes of westbound state Highway 24 in Oakland have reopened after a fatal crash blocked the roadway for more than an hour during Friday’s morning commute, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The new westbound fourth bore of the Caldecott Tunnel in Orinda has officially opened to the public Saturday morning.
The new fourth bore of the Caldecott Tunnel will open by Saturday morning, a Caltrans director said Friday.
Fire safety drills were taking place in the Caldecott Tunnel’s new fourth bore Monday in preparation for the bore’s opening later this month.
ORINDA, Calif. (KCBS) – Crews will begin drilling into the mountainside near Orinda on Monday as they start work on excavating the fourth bore of the Caldecott Tunnel.