|Caltrans environmental planner Francois Appiah points out mud slide and washout.|
Caltrans damage assessment coordinators and geotechnical technical team are in the process of:SR39 (San Gabriel Cyn) in @Angeles_NF closed n/o East Fork for several wks due to mud slides in #ColbyFire burn area pic.twitter.com/DGONypmBqq— Caltrans District 7 (@CaltransDist7) January 14, 2016
- Developing repair solutions and hiring a contractor to rebuild three damaged sections of highway.
- Clearing debris basins alongside the highway for future storms.
- Rebuilding and stabilizing the slopes above and below the highway.
- Securing permits from Angeles National Forest, California Fish and Wildlife, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, and US Waterways to begin repairs.