California Department of Transportation District 11 ­ San Diego & Imperial Counties

District 11

Thursday, Jan. 20, 2011

Contact: Media Information Officer Edward Cartagena

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Aliso Creek Rest Areas Closed for Repairs

SAN DIEGO – The Aliso Creek Rest Areas along both side of Interstate 5 will be closed for emergency work to repave the on- and off-ramps, according to the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans).

Work crews will close the rest areas one day at a time from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. starting Tuesday, Jan.25 in the southbound direction and Wednesday, Jan 26 in the northbound direction.  Changeable Messages Signs will be placed in advance to notify motorists of the closure.

Retail locations in the southbound direction are located approximately five miles away in Oceanside.  Locations in the northbound are located approximately nine miles away in San Clemente.

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

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