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Caltrans News Release

District 11

Monday, Sept. 21, 2015

Contact: Caltrans Public Relations Officer Edward Cartagena, (619) 688-6670

Media Advisory - 2015 Imperial County Transportation Update

WHO:           Officials from Caltrans, Imperial County Transportation Commission and the California Highway Patrol.

WHAT:           Caltrans and its partners will detail ongoing and upcoming major transportation improvements and safety programs for Imperial County, including the massive Interstate 8 Update Project. This project is expected to have a significant impact on motorists.

WHEN:           Thursday, Sept.24, 2 p.m.

WHERE:         Imperial Irrigation District (IID), 333 E. Barioni Blvd., Imperial



Caltrans District 11 Director Laurie Berman, Imperial County Transportation Commission Executive Director Mark Baza and Lieutenant Jerri Rutner, California Highway Patrol, will be available for interviews after the Imperial County Transportation Update.

The event will feature display boards of countywide Caltrans projects, the I-8 Update project which will impact motorists on the Interstate 8 from SR-111 to Yuma, Arizona beginning early 2016 as well as other key construction and maintenance work.

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