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

District 11

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Contact: Construction Information Officer Kara Palmer

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Portion of Interstate 15 Express Lanes Closed this Weekend

SAN DIEGO – The Interstate 15 (I-15) Express Lanes will be closed from State Route 56 south to State Route 163 starting Friday at 8 p.m. and reopening on Monday at 4 a.m., according to the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans).

This weekend closure will allow construction crews to continue demolition work on the south side of the Poway Road/Rancho Peñasquitos Boulevard bridge without impacting the weekday commute.

This construction is part of the south segment of the I-15 Express Lanes project. The south segment will be completed in 2012. 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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