California Department of Transportation District 11 ­ San Diego & Imperial Counties

District 11

Monday, Nov. 30, 2009

Contact: Public Information Officer Hayden Manning

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Magnolia Avenue Closed Three Nights This Week

SAN DIEGO – Magnolia Avenue will be closed in both directions between Prospect Avenue and the Magnolia/Prospect on-ramp to southbound State Route 67 Tuesday through Thursday this week from 9 at night until 5 the next morning. The southbound Magnolia/Prospect Avenue on-ramp will remain open during the closure, according to the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans).

Motorists southbound on Magnolia Avenue will be detoured via the Magnolia/Prospect on-ramp to southbound SR-67, exit at Bradley Avenue and turn right on Bradley Avenue to Magnolia Avenue.

Motorists northbound on Magnolia Avenue will be detoured to westbound Prospect Avenue, then right on Cottonwood Avenue and right on Mission Gorge Road to Magnolia Avenue.

The closures are needed to allow crews to lower bridge falsework as part of the SR-52 Sunny Side Gateway project.

Crews will place detour signs to assist motorists around the closures.

For additional information please contact the Caltrans Public Information Office at   (619) 688-6670 or log-on to www.dot.ca.gov/dist11.

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