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Mendocino County highway to be closed for 24 hours

Caltrans on Wednesday night will close Highway 162, which runs from Highway 101 north of Willits to Covelo, for 24 hours to permit additional repairs to a section of the road that washed out in last month’s storms. The highway will be closed 7 p.m. Wednesday to 7 p.m. Thursday about 1.7 miles east of 101. Crews will be installing an additional piece of culvert to lengthen the one put in during emergency repairs, Caltrans spokesman Phil Frisbie Jr. said.… Read More »