California Department of Transportation District 11 ­ San Diego & Imperial Counties

District 11

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Contact: Public Information Officer Kara Palmer

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Southbound Interstate 15 Closed Thursday Night at Poway Road/Rancho Peņasquitos Boulevard

SAN DIEGO – Southbound Interstate 15 (I-15) will be closed Thursday night with a detour in place at the Poway Road/Rancho Peñasquitos Boulevard bridge, according to the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans). The closure will be in place from 11:30 p.m. to 4:30 the following morning.

Motorists traveling south on I-15 will be detoured west on State Route 56 (SR-56) to east on Rancho Peñasquitos Boulevard to southbound I-15. Concurrently, the eastbound and westbound SR-56 connectors to southbound I-15 will be closed. Motorists traveling on SR-56 will be detoured via Rancho Peñasquitos Boulevard onto southbound I-15. Detour signs will be in place to direct motorists.

These closures will allow crews erect overhead signs as part of the I-15 Express Lanes Project. For more information on the I-15 Express Lanes project, call the project information hotline at (866) 890-1397 or log-on to www.KeepSanDiegoMoving.com.

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