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SR 99 CORRIDOR IMPROVEMENT PLAN

SUMMARY

This page details future plans and visions for improvements to the SR 99 Freeway corridor throughout the Sacramento region.

THINKING FORWARD

The purpose of this project is to widen Sections of SR 99 throughout the region and upgrade several portions of the highway to freeway status.

PROJECT STATS

Basic Information:
Project Name Project Area Status Est. Const. Date Est. Completion
Elverta Road Interchange State route 99 at Elverta Road Nearing Construction 2011 2013
Sutter County Safety Improvements State route 99 from SR 70 to SR 113 Construction TBD TBD

PROJECT DETAILS

ELVERTA ROAD INTERCHANGE

Construct a new interchange at Elverta Road with new ramps and a wider overpass.

SUTTER COUNTY SAFETY IMPROVEMENTS

Operational improvements and added travel lanes for a section of SR 99 between SR 70 and SR 113.

PROJECT BACKGROUND

State roune 99 is vital to the California's highway infrastructure as it serves as the backbone for many major cities up and down the valley from Chico to Bakersfield. Several sections of State Route 99 in serious need of being widened throughout the state. Bottlenecks and congestion plague many sections SR 99 especially in Sacramento and Stockton; older interchanges are poorly designed and create safety concerns and need to be reconstructed; just to name a few. These projects are vital to increasing the traffic volume, and rebuilding parts of the highway that are no longer able to adequately serve drivers safely.

VISION FOR SR 99

This freeway needs to be extended northward from the sacramento region to Yuba City and beyond Also sections of SR 99 that are heavily congested meed added travel lanes as well. Key Improvements that need to be made are: