Caltrans News Release
Friday, May 27, 2016
Contact: Caltrans Public Information Officer Edward Cartagena, (619) 688-6670
I-8 Sand Hills Rest Area Closed for Pavement Work
SAN DIEGO ––The Interstate 8 (I-8) San Hills Rest Area, west of the Arizona State Line, will be closed Thursday from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. for paving operations. The rest area will close again on Friday, June 10 during the same time period.
The Jamie Obeso Rest Stop (Sunbeam), six miles west of El Centro, is open.
There is a major I-8 pavement project from near the Arizona State Line to just east of El Centro. Drivers are reminded to Be Work Zone Alert and to Move Over a lane when safe to do so or slow when highway workers are present with amber lights flashing.
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