California Department of Transportation District 11 & San Diego & Imperial Counties Caltrans Info Edge

District 11

Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010

Contact: Public Information Officer Kara Palmer

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Portion of Interstate 15 Express Lanes Closed Wednesday Night to Monday Morning

SAN DIEGO – The Interstate 15 (I-15) Express Lanes will be closed from State Route 163 north to State Route 56 starting Wednesday at 8 p.m. and reopening for the Monday commute at 4 a.m., according to the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans).

This closure will allow construction crews to work on the expanded Express Lanes in the median. The general purpose lanes will remain open during this work.

This construction is part of the south segment of the I-15 Express Lanes project. The south segment will be completed in 2012. For more information on the I-15 Express Lanes project, call the project information hotline at (866) 890-1397 or log-on to

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