Work progresses on freeway interchange project
Construction crews work on the I-80/Interstate-680/Highway 12 interchange project. (Robinson Kuntz/Daily Republic)
FAIRFIELD — Road construction crews keep piling up dirt as work continues on the Interstate 80/Interstate 680/Highway 12 interchange project.
It's part of about 500,000 cubic yards of dirt, 100,000 cubic yards of concrete and 2 million pounds of reinforcing bar that will be used in the first phase of the project, according to Martin Mercado, senior transportation engineer and branch chief in Solano County for the California Department of Transportation.
The project will eliminate the bottleneck of traffic . . . Continue Reading