Major construction is underway in Kings Beach at Lake Tahoe. Traffic on Highway 28 through Kings Beach will be negatively affected. Traffic lanes and parking will be reduced during the three-year, $50 million dollar construction period.
The project will also improve bike and pedestrian safety along Highway 28. This will be a very welcome improvement along this heavily traveled and poorly shouldered stretch of roadway along the lake.
Construction will be stopped during the tourist season, July 1 through Labor Day. Expect the project to be completed in 2016.