California Department of Transportation District 11 ­ San Diego & Imperial Counties

District 11

Friday, Sept. 16, 2011

Contact: Media Information Officer Edward Cartagena

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Media Availability

WHO:   The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) and local Adopt-A-Highway Volunteers.

WHAT:    In support of “California Cleanup Day“, Caltrans’ Adopt-A-Highway volunteers around the County will be out collecting litter.  Officials will highlight new opportunities available to the public to participate in keeping San Diego clean.

WHEN:    Saturday, Sept. 17, 8-9 a.m. 

WHERE:  The event will take place on the Briarwood Bridge over State Route 54.
Thomas Guide 1290 (H-7).

PHOTO/VIDEO OPPORTUNITY:   This event will feature Caltrans Public Information Officer and Adopt-A-Highway volunteers urging San Diegans to consider adopting a section of roadway.  Adopt-A-Highway volunteer groups will be working along County roadway and available for interviews.

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