seismic

Caltrans seeks views on Hwy 49’s South Fork American River bridge future

  Caltrans is making plans to either rehabilitate or replace the 62-year-old Highway 49 bridge over the South Fork American River. The river crossing at Lotus is due for an ...

Placer supes OK $65 million in Foresthill Bridge contracts

Placer County’s Foresthill Bridge will be repainted and earthquake-proofed by a Martinez bridge construction company. Golden State Bridge Inc. submitted the lowest of five bids ...

Sky-high retrofit: $71 million overhaul for Placer County’s Foresthill Bridge

190,000 bolts. Nearly a million-and-a-half pounds of plate steel. Paint to cover a million square feet. They’re astounding numbers but, then again, you’re dealing with the F ...