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Caltrans News Release

District 11

Friday, Oct. 16, 2015

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

Lane and Ramp Closures Scheduled on Interstate 8

EL CENTRO, Imperial County–– Caltrans maintenance crews will close portions of eastbound and westbound Interstate 8 from State Route 98 (SR-98) to the Westside Road overcrossing. Work will take place Monday through Friday between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. This operation is a measure to extend the life of the pavement by applying a sealant over the roadway.

The work will also require periodic ramp closures at Dunaway Road, County Route S-2 and SR-98.

Motorists are advised to expect significant delays and to seek alternate exits to reach their destinations.

Follow @SDCaltrans on Twitter and visit CaltransDistrict11 on Facebook to keep current on transportation information including planned closures and major traffic incidents on state highways in San Diego and Imperial counties.

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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