Wednesday, July 6, 2010
Contact: Public Information Officer Hayden Manning
Phone: (619) 688-6670
Media Advisory - Locally Preferred Alternative Identified for I-5 Express Lanes Project
Caltrans and FHWA announce option that will offer the North Coast Corridor appropriate balance of benefits and costs to the environment and community
WHAT: Locally Preferred Alternative Identified for I‐5 Express Lanes Project
WHO: California Department of Transportation (Caltrans)
Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).
WHY: Five alternatives were studied in the project's Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR).
Four were build alternatives, all of which would create a significant improvement over existing traffic conditions.
Caltrans and the FHWA have determined which alternative best meets the purpose and need of the project; has the least natural resource impacts; requires the fewest property relocations; and has the lowest construction costs.
WHEN: Caltrans representatives are available for media interviews on
Thursday, July 7, 2011 between 9 and 11 a.m.*
*Please call Hayden Manning at 619.688.6723 to schedule a time.
WHERE:Caltrans, District 11 Offices
4050 Taylor Street
San Diego, CA 92110
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