Caltrans to close southbound 99 from 16 St. to Highways 59/140 next week

Caltrans said it will close southbound Highway 99 next week from 16th Street to the junction of Highways 59/140. Crews will also close the southbound 16th Street on-ramp.

Work will begin on Monday, May 2, through Wednesday, May 4, from 8 p.m. until 6 a.m.

Crews are constructing a bridge in this area. Motorists should expect 15-minute delays. Alternate routes should be taken whenever possible. The work is scheduled to begin as listed, but is subject to change based on weather conditions.

The agency also said it will perform one-way traffic control on Highway 165 from Westside Boulevard to the Merced/Stanislaus County line.

Work will begin Monday, May 2, through Friday, May 6, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Crews will pave the road in that location. Motorists should expect 15-minute delays, and alternate routes should be taken when possible.