Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013
Contact: Public Information Officer Donny Phonea
Phone: (619) 688-6670
Multiple Connector Closures on SR-163 Through Balboa Park Area Sunday Morning
SAN DIEGO – Caltrans maintenance crews have scheduled multiple connector closures along State Route 163 (SR-163) through the Balboa Park area on Sunday morning from 3-10 for routine maintenance roadway work.
The first closure will take place from eastbound and westbound Interstate 8 (I-8) to southbound SR-163.
Motorists traveling eastbound I-8 will be detoured to southbound Interstate 805, to southbound Interstate 15, to westbound State Route 94, to northbound Interstate 5 (I-5). Motorists traveling westbound I-8 will be directed to continue to southbound I-5.
The second closure is from northbound and southbound SR-163 to northbound and southbound I-5.
Motorists traveling northbound SR-163 will be detoured to westbound I-8, to northbound I-5. No detour will be available for southbound SR-163 as the connector will be closed.
Motorists are reminded to slow down and safely move over a lane when Caltrans or other emergency vehicles are displaying flashing amber lights. It’s the law!
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