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Driving Still Discouraged In Sierra

Driving in the Sierra is still being discouraged, with the snow continuing. Cal Trans Public Information Officer Raquel Borrayo says Highway 20 near Nevada City has been closed up to the I-80 junction, especially with closures on I-80 as low as Colfax…

click to listen to Raquel Borrayo

Borrayo also points out that during snowy conditions, only one lane can be cleared on major highways….

click to listen to Raquel Borrayo

And chain controls also includes a speed limit of no more than 30 miles an hour. Borrayo says traffic has also been compounded by the surge of travellers heading home toward the valley from their Sierra Christmas destinations.

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