California Department of Transportation District 11 ­ San Diego & Imperial Counties

2009 News Releases

Dec. 31, 2009  State Route 111 and Best Road Closed on Wednesday

Dec. 31, 2009  Full Closures Scheduled for Best Road in Brawley

Dec. 31, 2009  Full Highway Closures Continue on State Route 67

Dec. 31, 2009  Full Highway Closures Scheduled for Interstate 8

Dec. 23, 2009  Full Highway Closures Scheduled for State Route 67

Dec. 16, 2009  State Route 67 and Magnolia Avenue Closures Scheduled

Dec. 11, 2009  Interstate 15 Weekend Ramp Closures Rescheduled

Dec. 8, 2009    Southbound I-15 Connector Ramp to I-8 Closed Tonight for Emergency Work

Dec. 8, 2009    Ted Williams Parkway/SR-56 Ramps To Southbound I-15 Closed for the Weekend

Dec. 3, 2009    Closures on State Route 67 and Magnolia Avenue Scheduled for this Weekend

Dec. 3, 2009    State Route 15 On-ramp Closed at Main Street

Dec. 3, 2009    East and Westbound State Route 94 Ramps Closed Saturday Morning

Dec. 2, 2009    Interstate 8 Taylor Street Off-Ramp Closed Tonight

Nov. 30, 2009  Magnolia Avenue Closed Three Nights This Week

Nov. 30, 2009  Southbound Interstate 15 On-ramp from Mercy Road/Scripps Poway Parkway Temporarily Closed

Nov. 19, 2009  Interstate 15 Closures Continue at Poway Road/Rancho Peñasquitos Boulevard

Nov. 18, 2009  State Route 52 Construction Update

Nov. 16, 2009  Night Closures Continue on State Route 67

Nov. 16, 2009  Berman named eighth district director for Caltrans San Diego-Imperial region

Nov. 13, 2009  South Centre City Parkway to be Closed Tuesday

Nov. 12, 2009  State Route 67 Will Close for Night Work

Nov. 12, 2009  Northbound State Route 125 Closed on Sunday

Nov. 10, 2009  Interstate 15 Closed at Poway Road/Rancho Peñasquitos Boulevard Bridge

Nov. 6, 2009    Southbound Interstate 15 Closed at Poway Road/Rancho Peñasquitos Boulevard Bridge

Nov. 4, 2009    Work Continues on State Route 67 With Full Freeway Closure

Nov. 4, 2009    Southbound Interstate 15 Closed at Poway Road/Rancho Peñasquitos Boulevard Bridge

Nov. 3, 2009    Northbound Interstate 15 Weekend Ramp Closures at Poway Road and Ted Williams Parkway/State Route 56

Nov. 2, 2009    Caltrans to Close Several on- and off-ramps on I-8 Tuesday Night

Nov. 2, 2009    Southbound Interstate 15 On-ramp from Pomerado Road Closed Thursday

Oct. 30, 2009   Full Closure on Northbound SR-67 Monday Night

Oct. 30, 2009   Northbound Interstate 15 Set for Closure at Carroll Canyon Road

Oct. 30, 2009   Bonita Road and SR-54 Connectors to I-805 Closed Sunday

Oct. 30, 2009   Long Delays Expected on SR-76 in Fallbrook

Oct. 27, 2009   Work Continues on State Route 67 With Full Freeway Closures

Oct. 22, 2009   Full Closures Set For State Route 67 Tuesday and Wednesday Early Mornings

Oct. 22, 2009   State Route 125/SR-94 Closures This Weekend

Oct. 22, 2009   La Media Road in Otay Mesa Closed for Weekend

Oct. 21, 2009   Southbound Interstate 15 Off-ramp to Mercy Road/Scripps Poway Parkway Temporarily Closed

Oct. 20, 2009   Northbound Interstate 15 Off-ramp to Mira Mesa Boulevard Closed for the Weekend

Oct. 19, 2009   Closures Tonight at State Route 125 Off-Ramps

Oct. 15, 2009   State Route 67 and Magnolia Avenue Closures Scheduled For Monday and Tuesday

Oct. 13, 2009   Continuing Work Includes Full Closures On Magnolia Avenue and on Southbound State Route 67

Oct. 13, 2009   Interstate 5 Via De La Valle Off-Ramp Closed Wednesday Morning

Oct. 12, 2009   Interstate 805 Economic Stimulus Project Will Bring Congestion Relief to South Bay

Oct. 12, 2009   Full Freeway Closure Schedule for Tuesday on Southbound 67

Oct. 8, 2009     Emergency Closure on the southbound I-5 to eastbound I-8 ramp and the Rosecrans Street off-ramp

Oct. 8, 2009     Contract Awarded for Interstate 8 Widening Project

Oct. 8, 2009     Northbound I-5 Connector Ramp to Westbound SR-905 Closed Thursday Morning

Oct. 7, 2009     Interstate 8 Buckman Springs Rest Area Temporarily Closed

Oct. 1, 2009     Southbound SR-67 on-ramp at Magnolia Avenue Closed Monday Night

Sept. 28, 2009  Regional Transit Agencies to Benefit from American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Grants

Sept. 28, 2009  Long-Term Closure to Begin at Sunbeam Rest Areas on I-8

Sept. 24, 2009  Southbound SR-15 Connector Ramps to I-5 Closed Saturday Morning

Sept. 23, 2009  Gilman Drive Off-Ramp Closed Thursday

Sept. 23, 2009  Interstate 15 Express Lanes Closed This Weekend

Sept. 23, 2009  State Route 111 to Close at Shank Road

Sept. 18, 2009  Interstate 15 Express Lanes Weekend Closure Rescheduled

Sept. 17, 2009  New Auxiliary Lane Opens on SR-52

Sept. 17, 2009  Two Southbound I-5 on-ramps Closed Sunday Morning

Sept. 17, 2009  Northbound Interstate 5 Ramp Closures In Southbay This Sunday

Sept. 16, 2009  State Route 78 in Escondido Closed Due to Water Main Break

Sept. 16, 2009  Interstate 15 Express Lanes Closed This Weekend

Sept. 14, 2009  Southbound 67/Magnolia On-ramp Closure Rescheduled for Wednesday

Sept. 10, 2009  Full Highway Night Closures on State Route 67

Sept. 10, 2009  Interstate 15 Southbound On-Ramp from South Centre City Parkway Closed for Three Weeks

Sept. 10, 2009  Northbound Interstate 15 Closed for Three Nights

Sept. 9, 2009    Caltrans Awards Bid for Sunbeam Rest Area Project on Interstate 8

Sept. 8, 2009    Intermittent Ramp Closures on Interstate 8 and State Route 163 Wednesday and Thursday Night

Sept. 3, 2009    Full Highway Night Closures on State Route 67

Sept. 3, 2009    Westbound I-8 Closed Tuesday, Detour In Place At Brock Research Center Drive

Aug. 28, 2009   Southbound State Route 163 Closed Wednesday Night

Aug. 28, 2009   Full Highway Night Closures Continue on State Route 67

Aug. 27, 2009   State Route 94/125 Connector and Campo Road On-Ramp Closed Saturday Morning

Aug. 27, 2009   Connector Ramp to Northbound SR-15 to Close Saturday Morning

Aug. 26, 2009   Two-Night Closure/Detour Planned For State Route 905

Aug. 24, 2009   Mercy Road/Scripps Poway Parkway at Interstate 15 Closed This Weekend

Aug. 24, 2009   Caltrans Lowers Speed Limit in Ramona

Aug. 24, 2009   Southbound Interstate 15 Ramps Closed Early Saturday

Aug. 20, 2009   Night Work on Westbound State Route 52 Between Mast Boulevard and Santo Road

Aug. 20, 2009   State Route 94/125 Connector Ramp Closed Saturday Morning

Aug. 20, 2009   Northbound State Route 163 Through Balboa Park to Close Sunday Morning

Aug. 20, 2009    Detour Cancelled on Interstate 8 At Brock Research Center Drive in Winterhaven

Aug. 20, 2009   Interstate 15 Express Lanes Closed Sunday Night

Aug. 20, 2009   Full Highway Night Closures Continue on State Route 67

Aug. 19, 2009   Temporary Detour on Interstate 8 At Brock Research Center Drive in Winterhaven

Aug. 17, 2009   Miramar Road/Pomerado Road at Interstate 15 Closed Wednesday Night

Aug. 17, 2009   Interstate 805 Ramp Meters To Be Activated

Aug. 13, 2009   Interstate 8/State Route 163 Ramps and Freeway Connectors Closed Saturday Morning

Aug. 13, 2009   New Bus and RV Length Restriction Signs on State Route 76

Aug. 13, 2009   Full Highway Night Closures Continue on State Route 67

Aug. 12, 2009   Interstate 15 Express Lanes Closed This Weekend

Aug. 10, 2009   Interstate 805 Ramp Meters To Be Activated

Aug. 10, 2009   Full Highway Night Closures on State Route 67

Aug. 7, 2009     Northbound State Route 67 On-ramps Closed Sunday Night

Aug. 6, 2009     State Route 94/125 Connector Ramp Closed Saturday Morning

Aug. 1, 2009     San Diego-Coronado Bridge Turns 40

July 30, 2009    Lengthy Delays Expected Tonight on Interstate 5

July 27, 2009    Maya Linda Road and Carroll Canyon Road Temporarily Closed for Paving

July 27, 2009    Southbound State Route 163 Closed Thursday Night

July 27, 2009    Delays Expected Tonight on Interstate 5 Southbound

July 24, 2009    Northbound Interstate 15 On-ramp from Miramar Road Closed for the Weekend

July 23, 2009    Southbound State Route 163 Through Balboa Park to Close Sunday Morning

July 22, 2009    Northbound Simpson Way Closed Early Friday Morning

July 22, 2009    Northbound Interstate 15 Off-ramp to Carroll Canyon Road Closed for the Weekend

July 20, 2009    Northbound Simpson Way Closed Early Thursday Morning

July 16, 2009    Caltrans to Auction Excess Land

July 16, 2009    Interstate 15/State Route 78 Connector Closed Friday Night and Saturday Morning

July 15, 2009    Traffic Break Early Sunday Morning for Controlled Blast on Interstate 15

July 8, 2009      Caltrans Offices Closed Next Three Fridays

July 2, 2009      Interstate 8 Buckman Springs Rest Area Closed Through Mid July

July 2, 2009      Northbound Interstate 15 On-ramp from Westbound Pomerado Road Temporarily Closed

June 26, 2009   Interstate 8 Buckman Springs Rest Area Opens Wednesday

June 25, 2009   Northbound Interstate 15 On-ramp from Mira Mesa Boulevard Closed Sunday

June 24, 2009   I-15 Express Lanes Weekend Operation Change in Direction

June 19, 2009   Interstate 8 Buckman Springs Rest Area Temporarily Closed

June 19, 2009   Changeable Message Signs – Displayed Travel Times

June 18, 2009   Interstate 8 Buckman Springs Rest Area Temporarily Closed

June 17, 2009   Daytime Closure Planned On Cottonwood Avenue in Santee

June 17, 2009   Southbound Interstate 15 Off-ramp to Mira Mesa Boulevard Closed for the Weekend

June 8, 2009     Imperial Valley Fire May Temporarily Close State Route 111

June 5, 2009     Full Closure on State Route 111 for Construction

June 4, 2009     Demolition Continues Early Saturday on the Poway Road/Rancho Peñasquitos Boulevard Bridge

June 4, 2009     Interstate 15 Express Lanes Closed This Weekend

May 29, 2009    South Centre City Parkway to be Closed for Three Days

May 29, 2009    Southbound Interstate 15 Closed Monday Night

May 28, 2009    Carroll Canyon Road and Southbound Interstate 15 Ramps Closed for the Weekend

May 27, 2009    Stimulus Dollars Generate Jobs, Enables Construction To Move Forward On U.S.– Mexico Border Project

May 21, 2009    Interstate 15 Closed at Poway Road/Rancho Peñasquitos Bridge

May 20, 2009    Market Street On-ramp to Northbound Interstate 15 Closed Thursday

May 19, 2009    Old Town Avenue Off-ramp Closed Wednesday

May 15, 2009    State Route 905 Access to Airway Road Closed to Traffic

May 15, 2009    Scripps Poway Parkway/Mercy Road at Interstate 15 Closed for Four Nights

May 15, 2009    Southbound State Route 163 Closed Sunday Night

May 8, 2009      Southbound State Route 163 Closed Tuesday Night

May 7, 2009      Freeway Litter Costs Taxpayers Millions, Presents Safety Issues For Some Motorists

May 6, 2009      Northbound Interstate 15 On-ramp from Eastbound Miramar Road Temporarily Closed

May 1, 2009      Day Work Continues on State Route 78 Near Glamis

April 29, 2009    Interstate 15 Express Lanes Closed This Weekend

April 29, 2009    Work Begins Tonight on Interstate 5 Bridge Over Oceanside Boulevard

April 28, 2009    Portion of State Route 67 Closed Tonight

April 24, 2009    Work May Cause Delays on State Route 78 Near Glamis

April 24, 2009    Connector Ramp Closure Sunday Morning From Westbound interstate 8 to Southbound Interstate 15

April 22, 2009    Interstate 15 Express Lanes Closed This Weekend

April 22, 2009    Caltrans Remembers Fallen Workers

April 17, 2009    Northbound I-15 Closed Early Monday at Carroll Canyon Road, Reopened for Morning Commute

April 17, 2009    Interstate 15 Set for Closure at Carroll Canyon Road

April 17, 2009    Work May Cause Delays on State Route 78 Near Glamis

April 17, 2009    Interstate 5 Connector to State Route 163 Closures this Week

April 17, 2009    Interstate 5/State Route 94 Connector Ramp Closures this Week

April 7, 2009      Apparent Low Bid for Bridge Maintenance Project on Interstate 5

March 30, 2009  Southbound Interstate 15 Closed Wednesday and Thursday Mornings

March 27, 2009  Interstate 15 Closed at Poway Road/Rancho Peñasquitos Bridge

March 26, 2009  Closures Tonight on State Route 905

March 25, 2009  Southbound Interstate 15 Closed Thursday Morning

March 24, 2009  Southbound State Route 163 Closed Wednesday Night

March 20, 2009  Magnolia Avenue On-ramp Opens on Southbound State Route 67

March 20, 2009  Daytime Closure of Interstate 15 Southbound On-Ramp at Centre City Parkway

March 20, 2009  Interstate 15 Set for Closure Starting Monday Night

March 19, 2009  Five Day Closure of Connector Ramp

March 13, 2009  New Express Lanes on Interstate 15 Open for Users on Monday

March 12, 2009  Weekend Closure and Traffic Change for Interstate 15 Express Lanes

March 6, 2009   Southbound State Route 163 at Interstate 15 Closed Wednesday and Thursday Night

March 5, 2009   State Route 67 Closure for Blasting

Feb. 27, 2009    Portion of State Route 67 Closed During The Week

Feb. 26, 2009    Work to Repair Dips on Westbound SR-52 Continues

Feb. 25, 2009    Daytime Closure of Interstate 15 Southbound On-Ramp at Centre City Parkway

Feb. 23, 2009    Construction Begins on Carroll Canyon Road Bridge Over Interstate I5

Feb. 19, 2009    Dips on Westbound SR-52 to be Repaired

Feb. 18, 2009    Westbound SR-52 near Landfill Closed for Night Work

Feb. 18, 2009    SR-94 Bridge Repairs Continue This Saturday

Feb. 17, 2009   Tour of California Visits San Diego

Feb. 13, 2009   Northbound Interstate 15 Set for Closure Between South Centre City Parkway and 9th Avenue

Feb. 13, 2009   Interstate 15 Express Lanes Closed This Weekend

Feb. 10, 2009   Construction Begins Wednesday on Poway Road/Rancho Penasquitos Boulevard Bridge Over Interstate I5

Feb. 10, 2009   Northbound Interstate 15 Set for Closure Between South Centre City Parkway and 9th Avenue

Feb. 5, 2009    Full Closure Planned for State Route 67

Feb. 4, 2009    Caltrans Offices Closed First and Third Fridays Of Each Month

Feb. 3, 2009    Caltrans to Auction Mobile Home Park in Santee

Jan. 30, 2009   Bonita Road Ramp To North I-805 Closed Tonight and Saturday

Jan. 30, 2009   East H Street Ramp To North I-805 Closed For Two Weeks

Jan. 29, 2009   Eastbound SR-52 near Landfill Closed this Weekend

Jan. 27, 2009   Interstate 5 Lane Closures to Take Place Wednesday Night

Jan. 26, 2009   Apparent Low Bid for State Route 7 Asphalt Overlay Project

Jan. 23, 2009   Construction Begins Monday on Poway Road/Rancho Penasquitos Boulevard Bridge Over Interstate 15

Jan. 23, 2009   Eastbound SR-52 Will Remain Open This Weekend

Jan. 23, 2009   Northbound State Route 125 Closed for Maintenance

Jan. 23, 2009   State Route 163 Connector to Interstate 8 Closed for Maintenance

Jan. 16, 2009   Northbound State Route 163 at Interstate 5 Closed for Maintenance

Jan. 15, 2009   Southbound State Route 163 at Interstate 15 Closed Tonight

Jan. 15, 2009   All Lanes of Eastbound SR-52 Closed for Two Weekends

Jan. 15, 2009   Northbound Interstate 805/Telegraph Canyon Road On-ramp Closed This Weekend

Jan. 12, 2009   Full Closure of State Route 67 Planned for Tonight

Jan. 9, 2009    Southbound State Route 163 at Interstate 15 Closed Wednesday Night, January 14

Jan. 9, 2009    Construction Begins between Centre City Parkway and 9th Avenue for the I-15 Express Lanes Project

Jan. 9, 2009    Afternoon On-Ramp Metering on Miramar Road at I-15 to Begin January 14