Work began on Highway 74 this week. California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), District 8 awarded a contract to California Arbor Care to remove trees within the recovery zone along SR-74 from mile marker 59.3 to 71.7.

Work began Monday, Nov. 7, and is slated to last for 15 days. Work hours are 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.