California Department of Transportation District 11 ­ San Diego & Imperial Counties

District 11

Friday, June 5, 2009

Contact: Media Relations Officer Edward Cartagena

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Full Closure on State Route 111 for Construction

BRAWLEY – A quarter-mile section of State Route 111 (SR-111) will be closed just south of Shank Road, Tuesday through Thursday from 10 p.m. – 8 a.m., according to the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans).

Crews will be placing falsework for bridge construction as part of the ongoing SR-78/SR-111 Brawley Bypass Project.

Detour signs will be in place to direct southbound SR-111 motorists to turn left at Shank Road, right at Best Road and back onto SR-111. Motorists can access northbound SR-11 by heading north on Best Road, left on Shank Road and then to SR-111.

For more information please contact the Public Information Office at (619) 688-6670.

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