California Department of Transportation District 11 & San Diego & Imperial Counties Caltrans Info Edge

District 11

Thursday, Jan. 14, 2010

Contact: Construction Information Officer Kara Palmer

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Northbound Interstate 15 Closed at Poway Road/Rancho Peñasquitos Boulevard Bridge

SAN DIEGO – Construction will continue Tuesday night on the Poway Road/Rancho Peñasquitos Boulevard bridge over Interstate 15 (I-15), requiring the closure of northbound I-15 in the area from 11:30 p.m. to 4:30 a.m., according to the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans).

Motorists traveling north on I-15 will be detoured to east on Poway Road to north on Sabre Springs Parkway to west on Ted Williams Parkway onto northbound I-15. Detour signs will be posted to direct motorists around the closure.

The Poway Road/Rancho Peñasquitos Boulevard bridge over I-15 will also be closed on Tuesday beginning at 8 p.m. and reopening at 5:00 a.m. Motorists traveling west on Poway Road will be detoured onto northbound I-15 to west on Ted Williams Parkway to south on I-15 onto westbound Rancho Peñasquitos Boulevard. Motorists traveling east on Rancho Peñasquitos Boulevard will be detoured south on I-15 to east on Mercy Road to north on I-15 onto eastbound Poway Road. Detour signs will be in place to direct motorists.

Bridge construction may cause noise but must be done at night to minimize disruptions to the weekday commute. For more information on the I-15 Express Lanes project, call the project information hotline at (866) 890-1397 or log-on to

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