Caltrans News Release
February 9, 2018
Contact: Cathryne Bruce-Johnson
Caltrans (619) 688-6670
Eastbound I-8 Closed Friday Night and Saturday in El Cajon
SAN DIEGO——Caltrans crews will close three lanes of eastbound Interstate 8 (I-8) Friday night from 10 p.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday for concrete repair work. In addition to the eastbound lanes, three ramps will be closed.
- Eastbound I-8: The three right lanes will be closed from La Mesa Boulevard/Grossmont Center Drive to West Main Street. The left lane will remain open
- La Mesa Drive/Grossmont Center Drive: The on-ramp to eastbound I-8 will be closed
- Severin Drive/Fuerte Drive: The off-ramp from eastbound I-8 will be closed
- Severin Drive/Fuerte Drive: The on-ramp to eastbound I-8 will be closed
Motorists are urged to seek alternative routes of travel during the course of the work.
Caltrans reminds drivers to ‘Be Work Zone Alert’ by avoiding distracted driving, paying constant attention to traffic, and slowing down when approaching work zones.
Californians can expect more roadway improvement projects like this made possible by the recently passed Road Repair and Accountability Act of 2017, Senate Bill 1 (SB 1). Caltrans is committed to conducting its business in a fully transparent manner and detailing its progress to the public. For complete details on SB 1, visit http://www.rebuildingca.ca.gov/.Follow @SDCaltrans on Twitter at www.twitter.com/SDCaltrans and visit CaltransSanDiego on Facebook at www.facebook.com/CaltransSanDiego for news related to state transportation in San Diego and Imperial counties.
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