California Department of Transportation District 11 ­ San Diego & Imperial Counties

District 11

Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2011

Contact: Public Information Officer Hayden Manning

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Encinitas Boulevard On-ramp Closed for Weekend Work

SAN DIEGO – Construction crews will be working on northbound Interstate 5 at Encinitas Boulevard this weekend, according to the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans). 

Crews will close the Encinitas Boulevard on-ramp for three consecutive days beginning Friday at 9 p.m.  The on-ramp will reopen Monday at 5 a.m.  The Encinitas Boulevard off-ramp will close between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m. for each night beginning Friday until Saturday.

Motorists needing access to northbound I-5 near Encinitas Boulevard will be detoured south on I-5 to the Santa Fe Drive off-ramp then back northbound I-5 from Santa Fe Drive on-ramp.  Motorists for the northbound off-ramp to Encinitas Boulevard will be detoured to the Leucadia Boulevard off-ramp then back on southbound I-5 to Encinitas Boulevard.

The work is needed for pavement work as crews complete the rebuilding of the northbound I-5 Encinitas Boulevard on-ramp.

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

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