Caltrans News Release
Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2015
Contact: Caltrans Public Relations Officer Edward Cartagena, (619) 688-6670
Special Event to Close Northbound SR-163 on Saturday Morning
SAN DIEGO – Northbound State Route 163 (SR-163) will be closed Saturday morning from 5-11 for the 2015 San Diego Heart & Stroke Walk. The connector ramps from northbound and southbound Interstate 5 (I-5), the 11th, A, and Robinson streets, and Park Boulevard on-ramps to northbound SR-163 will also be closed during this time.
Southbound I-5 to northbound SR-163 traffic will be detoured to the southbound I-5 B Street/Pershing Drive exit, then west on B Street, south on 16th Street, east on C Street, north on 19th Street, north on I-5, and east on I-8 to northbound SR-163.
Northbound I-5 to northbound SR-163 traffic will be detoured north on I-5, then east on I-8 to northbound SR-163.
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Motorists are reminded to Be Work Zone Alert and to Move Over a lane when safe to do so, or slow when highway workers are present with amber lights flashing.
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