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Caltrans News Release

District 11

Monday, Oct. 12, 2015

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

Consecutive Ramp Closures Scheduled on State Route 163

SAN DIEGO –– Caltrans crews will close the 10th Avenue, Washington Street and 6th Avenue on-ramps to northbound State Route 163 (SR-163) Tuesday through Thursday nights from 8 until 5 the following morning.  The connector ramps from northbound SR-163 to eastbound and westbound Interstate 8 (I-8) and the eastbound and westbound Friars Road off-ramps will also be closed Tuesday through Thursday nights from 10 until 5 in the morning. 

During the closures, motorists will be detoured south to eastbound Robinson Avenue, then south on SR-163, east on A Street, and north on 11th Street to northbound SR-163.  Those travelers bound for I-8 or Friars Road will be detoured north on SR-163, then off at Genesee Avenue West to southbound SR-163 to Friars Road or I-8.

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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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