California Department of Transportation District 11 ­ San Diego & Imperial Counties

District 11

Monday, June 3, 2013

Contact: Media Relations Officer Cathryne Bruce-Johnson

Phone: (619) 688-6670

State Route 78 Closed to One Lane in Julian/Banner Grade

SAN DIEGO – Caltrans maintenance crews will close a five-mile portion of State Route 78 (SR-78) in Julian/Banner Grade to one way traffic control for roadwork, beginning Wednesday, through Wednesday, June 12. 

On Wednesday, the road will be closed from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.  On Thursday, through Wednesday, June 12, the road will be closed from 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.  The route will operate normally on the weekend.

Changeable message signs will be posted in the communities of Santa Ysabel and Julian, and on SR-78 at County Route S2.  Motorists are advised to expect lengthy delays.
 
Caltrans reminds motorists to drive alertly and to slow when nearing and passing the work zone.

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