California Department of Transportation District 11 & San Diego & Imperial Counties

District 11

Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014

Contact: Media Relations Officer Edward Cartagena

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Media Advisory

Interstate 5/Genesee Avenue Interchange Project Groundbreaking Ceremony


Caltrans Director Malcolm Dougherty, Caltrans District 11 Director Laurie Berman, SANDAG Chairman Jack Dale, San Diego City Council President Sherri Lightner and San Diego County Supervisor/SANDAG Vice Chair Ron Roberts.


To mark the start of construction on the Interstate 5 (I-5)/Genesee Avenue Interchange Project, this will replace the existing six-lane Genesee Avenue overpass with a ten-lane structure to improve traffic flow.



Friday, Feb. 13, starting at 1 p.m.

The event will take place on the top level of the Scripps Memorial Hospital parking structure overlooking the Genesee Avenue interchange.
Site address: 9888 Genesee Avenue, San Diego.


Guest speakers will unveil a photo simulation of the completed I-5/Genesee Avenue interchange. Speakers will be available for interviews at the conclusion of the ceremony.

Please call if special accommodations are needed for live broadcasts.

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