Caltrans News Release
June 23, 2017
Contact: Hayden Manning
Caltrans (619) 688-6670
I-15 Express Lanes Barrier Machine in Operation Saturday
SAN DIEGO——The Interstate 15 (I-15) Express Lanes Barrier Transfer Machine will be in operation on Saturday morning from 3 to 11 for unscheduled maintenance work. At 3 a.m., the barrier machine will head north from I-15/State Route 163 and move the Express Lanes to three lanes south and one lane north. Once the maintenance work is complete, the barrier machine will head back south and return the Express Lanes to two lanes in each direction by 11 a.m.
Motorists are advised that the machine will be in operation outside of normal working hours. The Express Lanes are normally two lanes in each direction on the weekends beginning Fridays at 11 a.m. to Mondays at 5 a.m.
Caltrans reminds drivers to “Be Work Zone Alert” and to slow when nearing highway work zones.Follow @SDCaltrans on Twitter and like CaltransDistrict11 on Facebook to stay current on news related to state highways in San Diego and Imperial counties.
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