Second Daytime Full Freeway Closure of SR-94 begins Saturday, 5/8

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District: District 11 – San Diego and Imperial Counties
Contact: Hayden.Manning@dot.ca.gov
Phone: (619) 688-6670

SAN DIEGO — For the second consecutive weekend, Caltrans will close a busy highway to clean San Diego’s transportation network and keep highway workers safe. On Saturday from 5 a.m. to 4 p.m., all lanes of westbound State Route 94 (SR-94) will close from Interstate 805 (I-805) to downtown San Diego. Crews will be performing swarm maintenance activities that include removing litter, graffiti, and overgrown brush. Work also includes repairing potholes, fixing pavement makers and electrical work.

Motorists traveling to the airport, downtown San Diego - including going to the San Diego Padres game, and other attractions west of Interstate 5 (I-5) should allow for extra travel time.

The closure also includes the connector ramps and on-ramps within the work zone area. Motorists may use the following detours:

  • Westbound SR-94 Full Freeway Closure from I-805 to I-5: From westbound SR-94, take the southbound I-805 connector ramp, to westbound State Route 54 (SR-54), to northbound I-5 to downtown San Diego.
  • Northbound State Route 15 (SR-15) connector to westbound SR-94: Continue northbound on SR-15 to the University Avenue off-ramp, turn left to the southbound SR-15 University Avenue, continue on southbound SR-15 to the northbound I-5 connector ramp to northbound I-5 to downtown San Diego.
  • Southbound SR-15 connector to westbound SR-94: Continue on southbound SR-15 to the northbound I-5 connector ramp to northbound I-5 to downtown San Diego.
  • Northbound I-805 connector to westbound SR-94: Continue on northbound I-805 to the westbound I-8 connector ramp, continue on westbound I-8 to the southbound I-5 connector ramp to downtown San Diego.

For real-time traffic information including traffic speed, lane and road closures due to construction and maintenance activities, and more, go to http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov/

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