Caltrans News Release
Thursday, July 7, 2016
Contact: Cathryne Bruce-Johnson, (619) 688-6670
I-805 Closures in the Golden Triangle
SAN DIEGO—Caltrans will close the northbound Interstate 805 (I-805) Sorrento Valley Road/Vista Sorrento Parkway off-ramp tonight from 9:30 to 5 Friday morning. The closure is needed for guardrail installation.
Additionally, crews will be closing northbound I-805 from La Jolla Village Drive/Miramar Road to Interstate 5 (I-5) Monday and Tuesday nights from 9:30 p.m. until 5 in the following morning.
On Wednesday night, crews will close southbound I-805 from I-5 to SR-52 at 9 and reopen at 5 Thursday morning. The closures are necessary for the installation of traffic monitoring systems.
During the Sorrento Valley Road/Vista Sorrento Parkway off-ramp closure, motorists will be directed to the Mira Mesa Boulevard/Vista Sorrento Parkway off-ramp.
For the northbound I-805 closures, motorists will be directed to westbound SR-52 to northbound I-5. Local traffic will be allowed to exit at Governor Drive and Nobel Drive.
During the southbound closure, motorists will be directed to southbound I-5 to eastbound SR 52 to north or southbound I-805.
Stage 1 of the I-805 North Express Lanes Project constructed one carpool lane in each direction in the median of I-805 from just north of SR-52 to just north of Mira Mesa Boulevard and a south-facing Direct Access Ramp at Carroll Canyon Road.
The construction cost for Stage 1 is about $86 million and is funded with state, federal and local sources, including the Proposition 1B State – Local Partnership Program and TransNetExtension funds.
Project information is available at KeepSanDiegoMoving.com/I-805-Corridor or by calling the Project Hotline at (877) 821-4280. Follow @SDCaltrans on Twitter and visit CaltransDistrict11 on Facebook to keep current on transportation information.
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