Beginning Monday, July 31, PG&E will be removing five eucalyptus trees from private property along Palomares Road. Large equipment, including a crane, will be used to remove these trees.
During this tree removal work, PG&E will be closing both lanes of traffic at mile marker 3 between the hours of 9:00 AM and 4:00 PM. Alameda County Public Works Agency will provide traffic control and will accommodate local residents needing to navigate through this closure area. PG&E anticipates completing the tree removal by Friday, August 4, 2017.
Palomares Road remains fully closed to all traffic at mile marker 8.73 while slope stabilization work continues.
Motorists, bicyclists, and pedestrians are advised to avoid these areas and use alternate routes.
(Updated July 27, 2017, 4:00 p.m.)