California Department of Transportation District 11 ­ San Diego & Imperial Counties

District 11

Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010

Contact: Public Information Officer Hayden Manning

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Night and Weekend Work Scheduled for SR-78

SAN DIEGO – Pavement work is scheduled this week and weekend on eastbound State Route 78 through Escondido, according to the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans). Construction crews will be working between Centre City Parkway and Cool Ridge Heights.  Flaggers and one way traffic control will be used to assist motorist around the closure. 

Work will take place Wednesday and Thursday from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning.  Weekend work will take place Saturday and Sunday from 5 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Caltrans will be placing signs on both eastbound and westbound SR-78 to notify motorists of the closure. Motorists traveling trough the area may anticipate a slight delay and should allow extra travel time.

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

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