Transportation

October 2023

Four of Eureka’s Busiest Streets Are Being Rebuilt, With H and I Losing a Car Lane Apiece to Allow for Bike Lanes

September 2023

Blue Lake Rancheria Transit System to End Bus Service on Monday

SURVEY: Tell Caltrans Which of These Signs Should Greet Motorists as They Enter Manila

Northbound Traffic Was Unexpectedly Blocked From the Samoa Bridges Today, and Caltrans Says to Expect More Closures in Coming Weeks

U.S. 199 Reopened Over the Weekend

August 2023

Amtrak Now Allows Bus-Only Travel to All Stops Between Arcata and Martinez, No Train Ticket Required

As Fernbridge Repairs Continue, Caltrans to Host Another Workshop to Discuss the Future of Access to Ferndale

Trinidad Rancheria Invites Community to an Open House on Its Transportation Improvement Plans, Which Could Include a New Interchange Off Highway 101

June 2023

Another Month of Free Bus Rides?! Arcata Says That Free Public Transportation in June Has Been Extended Through July

Caltrans Breaks Ground on Indianola Undercrossing and Half Signal at Airport Road

May 2023

ARCATA SAYS: Free Bus Rides All June! Visit Valley West, Sunny Brae, Westwood, Northtown, Cal Poly Humboldt and More Simply By Stepping on the Bus!

What the Heck’s Going on With Broadway in Eureka? Caltrans’ ‘Pop-Up Demonstration,’ Explained

Hey, Where Did Our Bird E-Scooters Go? Struggling Company Has Flown From Eureka, Fortuna.

April 2023

Humboldt Transit Authority Awarded $17.5 Million to Beef Up Service, Add More Electric Buses and Build Area’s First Long-Distance Hydrogen-Powered Coach

March 2023

Bay to Zoo Trail Project to Include Eureka’s Very First Roundabout; Construction Slated for Spring 2026

55-Hour Fernbridge Closure Starts Tonight at 10 p.m.

A Big Chunk of Waterlogged Ground Slips Out, Causing Hwy. 101 to Crumble Near Cooks Valley in SoHum

Richardson Grove Conflict Heads to Round Four as Conservation Groups File Legal Challenge to Caltrans’ 101 Realignment Project

Here’s Your Schedule for Upcoming Fernbridge Planned Closures, Which Caltrans Hopes Will Get the Bridge All the Way Back Online More Quickly

Caltrans Announces Nighttime Closure at Fernbridge Next Friday

February 2023

The Future of Quake-Damaged Fernbridge is Uncertain; New Bridge May Need to Be Built, Caltrans Says

[UPDATING] Hwy. 101 is Closed from Garberville to Willits Due to Winter-Induced Chaos

[UPDATE: Re-Opened] Hwy. 101 Fully Closed at Last Chance Grade Due to Downed Trees and Snow

75 Trees Cut Down Along the Arcata-Eureka Safety Corridor in Preparation for Indianola Undercrossing Construction

January 2023

Construction of Indianola Undercrossing and Other Safety Corridor Improvements Set to Begin This Spring

December 2022

Millions of State Dollars Headed to Humboldt for New Walking and Biking Projects

September 2022

OP-ED: Ride the Bus! Your One-Step Solution for Saving Money and Cutting Carbon

August 2022

Huffman Tours the Future Hydrogen Fueling Station, Credits Humboldt Transit Authority for Taking the Lead in Zero-Emission Public Transportation on the North Coast

June 2022

Let’s Fix Up Hydesville! Caltrans Will Host a Public Meeting Next Week, and it Would Like Your Ideas on How to Spruce Up Highway 36 Through the Town That I Just Realized Has No Nickname

December 2021

State Route 299 Set to Open at 6 p.m. Tuesday; 96 Remains Closed

Despite ‘Around the Clock’ Efforts from PG&E and Caltrans, 299 Remains Closed Indefinitely

September 2021

How’s Getting Around Humboldt Working for You? They’re Working on a New County Regional Transportation Plan, and They’d Like to Hear Your Beefs and Kudos at a Workshop Tonight

With Plans to Buy 10 Hydrogen-Powered Buses, Humboldt Transit Authority Takes One on a Test Drive

Aiming to Ship Coal Out of Humboldt Bay, Shadowy Corporation Makes Bid to Take Over NCRA Line

August 2021

Federal Judge Rules For Caltrans in Lawsuit Over Road-Widening Project Through Richardson Grove

February 2021

In Key Step for the Great Redwood Trail, NCRA Board Votes To Railbank the Line from Willits to Samoa

January 2021

A Causeway Over the Bay Between Arcata and Eureka? Caltrans Exploring Adaptations For Sea Level Rise

December 2020

County Warns of Ice and Snow Atop Horse Mountain; More Expected Along 299 Friday: ‘Everyone Carry Chains’

August 2020

Public Invited to Online Workshop on Making Broadway in Eureka Safer, Less Congested, Maybe a Bit Less Ugly

May 2020

NO MORE FREE RIDES: HTA Passengers Required to Pay Bus Fares Again Starting Next Week

February 2020

Caltrans Proceeding to Cut Down Some Eucalyptus Trees in the Eureka-Arcata Safety Corridor

January 2020

After Coastal Commission Objects, Caltrans Agrees to Short Moratorium on Eucalyptus Removal in the Safety Corridor

HEADS UP: Caltrans Has Started Removing Eucalyptus Along Highway 101 Safety Corridor

July 2019

Del Norte Transportation Officials Seek Public Comment on Elk Valley CR Safety Plan

Caltrans Has Settled With Victim of 2011 Broadway Construction Accident for $37.5 Million, Says Victim’s Attorney

June 2019

Give that Ol’ Car a Rest! Free Bus Rides in Arcata For the Month of July

New Road Safety Tool Lets Humboldt Cyclists and Pedestrians Report Where They Feel Safe and Unsafe

Another Court Puts the Brakes on Caltrans’ Richardson Grove Project; Local Judge Orders Agency to Revise Environmental Impact Report

February 2019

Final Leg of the Humboldt Bay Trail One Step Closer to Completion; $13.3 Million Transportation Grant Awarded

LAST CHANCE GRADE: North Coast State, Federal Reps Back Caltrans Plan to Ask for $40 Million to Put Toward Fixing Imperiled Stretch of Highway 101


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