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

District 11

Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011

Contact: Public Information Officer Kara Palmer

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Portion of Northbound Interstate 15 Closed Early Friday

SAN DIEGO – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) announced today that northbound Interstate 15 (I-15) will be closed early Friday morning from Valley Parkway to State Route 78 (SR-78) from midnight to 5 a.m., weather permitting.

Motorists traveling north on I-15 will be detoured east on Valley Parkway to north on South Centre City Parkway to west on SR-78 and back to northbound I-15. Detour signs will be in place to direct motorists.

These closures will allow construction crews to continue the installation of large overhead directional signs on northbound 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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