El Portal Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation – Phase 1
Mar 20 to Mar 24: Contractor will complete sewerline installation and rough grading at the parking lot between El Portal Market and the Gas Station. Bypass system pump will operate Monday through Friday (24/7). Construction Hours: M-F 9:00AM – 5:30PM.
Traffic Control is not expected this week.
Pedestrian Detours: The stairs behind Nature Bridge will be closed for the duration of the project. Please observe pedestrian detour signs.
Additional information available at the Construction Update Boards located at the Post Office, El Portal Market, and the Project Office Trailer (parking lot west of Nature Bridge). For any questions or concerns, please contact Jamie Richards at firstname.lastname@example.org. (Y. Lugo)
Sentinel Drive To Become One Way For Spring Construction
Beginning Monday, March 6th at 7 AM, Sentinel Drive will be configured as a one way road from Southside Drive to Northside Drive. Direction of travel will be from south to north. Access to Half Dome Village from Yosemite Village and Yosemite Valley Lodge will be via El Cap Cross. This configuration will likely be in place until the Friday
before Memorial Day. An updated detour map is available at https://www.nps.gov/yose/planyourvisit/roadwork.htm
. (L. Acree)
Emergency Services Complex
Construction continues. Insulation is nearly complete and wall and ceiling finishes are being applied; electrical and telecom cables are being pulled; mechanical control systems are being installed. Siding and roofing is being installed as weather allows. Completion is expected in the spring. (K. White)
David Thorpe will be acting Chief Ranger until March 23. He can be reached at 379-1090.
Katy Warner will be the acting Branch Chief for Physical Science and Landscape Ecology until March 23. She can be reached at 379-1421.
will be acting Administrative Officer
until March 24
. She can be reached at 379-1872 or email@example.com
Heather Boothe will be acting Hetch Hetchy Program Manager and Yosemite Conservancy Liaison until May 15. She can be reached at 372-0238.
Sally Kintner will be acting Volunteer Program Manager until May 15. She can be reached at 379-1850.
Kristin Kirschner will be acting SAR Coordinator until mid June. She can be reached at 372-0216.
Scott Carpenter will be acting Division Chief for Resources Management and Science until further notice. He can be reached at 379-1314 or 379-1060.
Josh Keyes will be acting Utilities Branch Chief until further notice. He can be reached at 379-1077.
Sheri Ogden will be acting Division Chief of BRM until further notice. She can be reached at 372-0316.
Ron Gaunt will be acting Division Chief of Project Management until further notice. He can be reached at 379-1027.
Sabrina Diaz will be acting Division Chief of Interpretation & Education until further notice. She can be reached at 372-0291 or 347-0113.
R. Brad Lewis will be acting Branch Chief of Design and Construction for Project Management until further notice. He can be reached at 379-1006.
Garrett Dickman will be acting Park Botanist until further notice. He can be reached at 379-3282.
will be acting Wawona Utilities Supervisor
until further notice. He can be reached at 375-9510 or firstname.lastname@example.org
will be acting Valley Utilities Supervisor
until further notice. He can be reached at 372-0560 or email@example.com