California Department of Transportation District 11 ­ San Diego & Imperial Counties

District 11

Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Contact: Public Information Officer Hayden Manning

Phone: (619) 688-6670

State Routes 78 and 79 Closed to One Lane

SAN DIEGO – Maintenance work is scheduled for state routes 78 and 79, east of the community of Julian for approximately 30 days.  California Department of Transportation Maintenance Crews will have portions of the routes closed to one way traffic control Monday trough Friday between 7 a.m. – 4 p.m. starting Wednesday, June 2.  The routes will operate normally on weekends.

Changeable message signs will be placed near the communities of Julian, Warner Springs and Borrego Springs.   

“We are working on over 30 miles of roadway,” said Caltrans Maintenance Supervisor Jerry Dart.  “Motorists should expect delays.” 

For more information, please visit the Caltrans District 11 website at www.dot.ca.gov/dist11/ or contact the Caltrans Public Information Office at (619) 688-6670.

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