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

District 11

Friday, Feb. 18, 2011

Contact: Public Information Officer Kara Palmer

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Portion of Northbound Interstate 15 Closed Early Wednesday

SAN DIEGO – Early morning commuters will be detoured off northbound Interstate 15 (I-15) early Wednesday from midnight to 5 a.m., weather permitting, because of a planned closure between 9th Avenue/Auto Park Way and Valley Parkway, according to the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans).

Motorists traveling north on I-15 will be detoured west on 9th Avenue/Auto Park Way to east on Valley Parkway and back to northbound I-15. Detour signs will be in place to direct motorists.

This closure is planned to allow crews to install large overhead directional signs on I-15. 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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