California Department of Transportation District 11 ­ San Diego & Imperial Counties

District 11

Friday, March 6, 2009

Contact: Construction Information Officer Antoinette Meier

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Southbound State Route 163 at Interstate 15 Closed Wednesday and Thursday Night

SAN DIEGO – Southbound State Route 163 (SR-163) at Interstate 15 (I-15) will be closed from the I-15/SR-163 split to Kearny Villa Road on Wednesday and Thursday from 11 p.m. – 5 a.m., according to the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans).

This closure will allow construction crews to do roadway repairs. Motorists traveling south on SR-163 at I-15 will be detoured to westbound State Route 52 to southbound Interstate 805 onto southbound SR-163. Detour signs will be in place to direct motorists.

Caltrans will make every effort to minimize disruption to the public during this closure.  For more information on the I-15 Express Lanes project, call the project information hotline at (866) 890-1397 or log-on to www.KeepSanDiegoMoving.com.

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