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Monthly board meetings now starting at 7pm

Chemeketa Park Mutual Water Company announces that beginning this month, the month of February, monthly Board Meetings will begin at 7:00 p.m. Meetings are held in the Clubhouse on the 2nd Thursday of each month. This is 30 minutes earlier than in the past.

All are welcome and encouraged to join the meetings and become involved. See you this Thursday, February 13th at 7:00 p.m. Thank you for your support.

Highway 17 Shaded Fuel Break Update 2/8/20

February 4 –February 7 (Week 24)
Under SOUTHBOUND Highway 17 lane closures, roadside work occurred Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. Hazard tree and brush removal, and erosion control continued along southbound Highway 17 between Redwood Estates and the southbound onramp to Highway 17 from Summit Road.

February 10 – February 14 (Week 25):

Planned SOUTHBOUND lane closures for Monday to Thursday 9AM -3PM, will be from Idylwild Road to Redwood Estates, weather permitting. Rain will cancel closure. Roadside hazard tree and brush removal, and erosion control planning will continue along southbound Highway 17 in the area from Idylwild Road to Redwood Estates. Exits will remain open.

Looking forward:

February 17 President’s Day, Monday–no lane closures.

Impacts:

  • Over the next several months, crews will be working along SR-17 and in adjacent communities. Traffic in the communities and along SR-17 will be intermittently impacted. Please plan for extended travel times, as shoulder and lane closures will cause delays. If possible, please plan your SR-17 trips before 9:00AM and after 3:00PM or choose alternate routes.
  • The project team is working to minimize traffic impacts and will provide weekly updates to residents and highway drivers. Stay informed of delays and alternate routes.
  • Check project status and sign up for weekly updates on Firesafe17.com. Traffic information can also be found on 511.org.
  • In addition to electronic media, there are several physical locations in the area where SR-17 Shaded Fuel Break info flyers are posted: Redwood Estates Pavilion, Redwood Estates Post Office, Redwood Estates Store, Chemeketa Park, and Summit Store.

Highway 17 Shaded Fuel Break Update 2/3/20

JANUARY 27 – JANUARY 31 (Week 23)
Under SOUTHBOUND Highway 17 lane closures, roadside work occurred Tuesday to Thursday. Hazard tree, brush removal and erosion control continued along southbound Highway 17 between the Redwood Estates and Summit Road exits.

Work Plan:

FEBRUARY 3 – FEBRUARY 7 (Week 24):

Southbound lane closures are planned for Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday 9AM-3PM. There will be no lane closures on Wednesday 2/5 or Friday 2/7. Lane closures are weather permitting; rain will cancel closure. Roadside hazard tree, brush removal work and erosion control planning will continue along southbound Highway 17 in the area between Redwood Estates and Summit Road exits, and at the southbound offramp to Redwood Estates. Exits will remain open. Inspection and planning for removal of a large group of dead trees north of Hebard Road will begin.

Impacts:

  • Over the next several months, crews will be working along SR-17 and in adjacent communities. Traffic in the communities and along SR-17 will be intermittently impacted. Please plan for extended travel times, as shoulder and lane closures will cause delays. If possible, please plan your SR-17 trips before 9:00AM and after 3:00PM or choose alternate routes.
  • The project team is working to minimize traffic impacts and will provide weekly updates to residents and highway drivers. Stay informed of delays and alternate routes.
  • Check project status and sign up for weekly updates on Firesafe17.com. Traffic information can also be found on 511.org.
  • In addition to electronic media, there are several physical locations in the area where SR-17 Shaded Fuel Break info flyers are posted: Redwood Estates Pavilion, Redwood Estates Post Office, Redwood Estates Store, Chemeketa Park, and Summit Store.

Highway 17 Shaded Fuel Break Update 1/26/20

JANUARY 20 – JANUARY 24 (Week 22)
No work on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, January 20th.
Under SOUTHBOUND Highway 17 lane closures, roadside work occurred Tuesday to Thursday. Hazard tree, brush removal and erosion control continued along southbound Highway 17 between Redwood Estates exit and the SB on ramp to Highway 17 from Summit Road.

JANUARY 27 – JANUARY 31 (Week 23):

Lane closures planned for Monday to Thursday 9am-3pm, weather permitting. Rain will cancel closure. Roadside hazard tree, brush removal work and erosion control planning will continue along southbound Highway 17 in the area from Redwood Estates exit to Summit Road. Exits will remain open.

Impacts:

  • Over the next several months, crews will be working along SR-17 and in adjacent communities. Traffic in the communities and along SR-17 will be intermittently impacted. Please plan for extended travel times, as shoulder and lane closures will cause delays. If possible, please plan your SR-17 trips before 9:00AM and after 3:00PM or choose alternate routes.
  • The project team is working to minimize traffic impacts and will provide weekly updates to residents and highway drivers. Stay informed of delays and alternate routes.
  • Check project status and sign up for weekly updates on Firesafe17.com. Traffic information can also be found on 511.org.
  • In addition to electronic media, there are several physical locations in the area where SR-17 Shaded Fuel Break info flyers are posted: Redwood Estates Pavilion, Redwood Estates Post Office, Redwood Estates Store, Chemeketa Park, and Summit Store.

Highway 17 Shaded Fuel Break Update 1/13/20

JANUARY 6 – JANUARY 10 (Week 20)
There were no lane closures this week. Chipping work continues along the Los Gatos Creek Trail while large tree removal has progressed from Mountain Charlie Road along the east side (Northbound direction) of Highway 17.

JANUARY 13 – JANUARY 17 (Week 21)
There will be no lane closures on Highway 17 this week. Work will continue on the west side of the highway (northbound direction) between the Redwood Estates exit and Summit Road exit. Lane closure possible on Alma Bridge Road, Monday through Friday, between Highway 17 and reservoir face due to tree and brush removal.

JANUARY 20 – JANUARY 24 (Week 22)
No work scheduled for Martin Luther King Jr. Day, January 20
Motorists should be aware that beginning January 21, most upcoming lane closures will be in the southbound direction. (Up until this point lane closures have been northbound.) More information on upcoming lane closures will be available next week.

  • Impacts:
    Over the next several months, crews will be working along SR-17 and in adjacent communities. Traffic in the communities and along SR-17 will be intermittently impacted. Please plan for extended travel times, as shoulder and lane closures will cause delays. If possible, please plan your SR-17 trips before 9:00AM and after 3:00PM.

  • The project team is working to minimize traffic impacts and will provide weekly updates to residents and highway drivers. Stay informed of delays and alternate routes.

  • Check project status and sign up for weekly updates on Firesafe17.com. Traffic information can also be found on 511.org.

  • In addition to electronic media, there are several physical locations in the area where SR-17 Shaded Fuel Break flyers are posted: Redwood Estates Pavilion, Redwood Estates Post Office, Redwood Estates Store, Chemeketa Park, and Summit Store.