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

District 11

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Friday, Dec. 9, 2011

Contact: Media Information Officer Edward Cartagena

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Media Advisory

SR-905/I-805 Project Completion Ceremony

WHO:   California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) District Director Laurie Berman and Congressman Bob Filner will be joined by other state and local officials.

WHAT:   An event to mark the completion of the $20 million American Recovery and Reinvestment Act-funded State Route 905/Interstate 805 interchange project.

WHEN:  Tuesday, Dec. 13, starting at 10:30 a.m.

WHERE:  The event will take place adjacent to San Ysidro High School in Otay Mesa. (Thomas Guide Page 1351, A-2).

Directions:  Take southbound I-5 or I-805 to eastbound SR-905.  Turn right onto Caliente Avenue, then a right onto Airway Road. Flaggers will assist guests to the event site.

Alternate directions:  Take southbound SR-125 (South Bay Expressway) to SR-905. At the signal turn right onto Otay Mesa Road/SR-905, then left on Caliente Avenue, then a right onto Airway Road.  Please note that motorists using SR-125 will be assessed a toll.


Officials will make brief remarks and commemorate the completion of the project by placing an “Ahead of Schedule and Under Budget” sign over the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act project funding sign.

Display boards and project fact sheets will be available. A staff member will be available for interviews in Spanish.

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