horseshoe bar road

Raise80 project on time

  The project to increase the vertical clearance of nine over-crossings on Interstate 80 through Placer County is on time, according to a March 24 update presented to the ...

Supes approve contract to install pavement markers on Horseshoe Bar Road

Placer County is laying the groundwork for a new project set to reduce the frequency and severity of traffic collisions on county roads. The Placer County Board of Supervisors vot ...

Loomis I-80 overpass ready to reach new heights

Four up and five to go. That’s the status of Caltrans’ Raise 80 work project as it moves into the spring construction season. Liza Whitmore, Caltrans District 3 spoke ...

Stage is set for Raise 80 overcrossing construction in Loomis

A staging area for the local Caltrans’ Raise 80 project has been set up next to Interstate 80 at Horseshoe Bar Road. Caltrans plans to raise the vertical clearance to 16 feet ...

‘The Village’ seeks to maintain Loomis charm

The Village at Loomis – a mixed-use project of shops, offices, single family homes, parks and open space that will be located in the area behind the Raley’s Shopping Ce ...

Caltrans rolling out $36 million in I-80 overcrossing upgrades

Caltrans is moving forward with plans to provide more room to move under nine overcrossings above Interstate 80 in Placer County. The $36 million project is poised to start in May ...

I-80 crash injures two

Two female passengers were thrown from a car in a crash Tuesday on Interstate 80 that witnesses say was preceded by occupants passing a bottle between cars. The crash took place at ...

Horseshoe Bar onramp closed nightly

19LO Horseshoe Bar Road onramp closure Caltrans has begun closing the westbound onramp from Horseshoe Bar Road to Interstate 80 between the hours of 10 p.m. and 5.a.m., accordin ...

Family mourns loss of crash victim

Funeral services are being held today for Robert J. Spillane III, a Loomis husband and father, who died last week in a car accident on Horseshoe Bar Road. Services are set for 2 p ...

Loomis man dies in head-on collision, two injured

A Loomis man is dead and two other Loomis residents were injured in a head-on collision late Tuesday afternoon on Horseshoe Bar Road, according to Dave Martinez, California Highway ...

Local women battle cancer

Two Loomis businesswomen have been waging the battles of their lives. The women have never met, though their businesses are just blocks apart on Horseshoe Bar Road. Now, they share ...

Non-injury accident closes Horseshoe Bar Road

A two-car, non-injury accident closed a portion of Horseshoe Bar Road on Wednesday evening, according to the Placer County Sherrif’s Department. The accident occurred directly i ...

Loomis bridge closures vetted at Caltrans open house

Caltrans officials held an open house last night, Tuesday, March 30, at the Loomis Depot to share information and receive community input on their Nine Bridge Vertical Clearance Pr ...

Meeting tonight on bridge closures

Plans by Caltrans to close Loomis bridges over Interstate 80 for several months will devastate Loomis businesses, a town official said. “Times are tough. This would really hurt ...

Loomis, Rocklin to fight Caltrans

Loomis and Rocklin are getting together and it’s not in a courtroom. Rocklin councilman Peter Hill calls it a “new era” of cooperation and Loomis mayor Gary Liss calls it ...