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

District 11

Friday, Feb. 13, 2015

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

I-5 Ocean View Rehab Project Work Schedule

SAN DIEGO –Construction on the Interstate 5 (I-5) Ocean View Rehab Project between the Aliso Creek Rest Area and the San Diego-Orange County line will continue Tuesday through Saturday Feb. 17-22. No closures are scheduled Friday through Monday, Feb. 13 - 16.

Crews will work on both the northbound and southbound lanes in two-mile sections, closing three of the four lanes. The closures will take place from 7:30 p.m. to 5 a.m. Tuesday through Thursday, from 9 p.m. to 8 a.m. on Friday, and from 9 p.m. to 9 a.m. on Saturday.   The northbound and southbound Las Pulgas Road or Basilone Road on- and off-ramps will also be closed, however only one of two consecutive ramps will be closed at any time. 

Motorists are being advised of a planned closure of the southbound entrance to the Aliso Creek Rest Area. Closures on Wednesday, Feb. 25 and Thursday, Feb. 26 are from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. and on Friday, Feb. 27 from 7 p.m. to 10 a.m. Changeable Message Signs will be posted in advance of the closure.  The nearest services are available are in Oceanside.

Motorists are reminded that the maximum speed through this construction zone is 55 mph. These limits are set for the safety of motorists and the men and women working adjacent to traffic. 

The $43 million I-5 Ocean View Rehab Project is expected to be completed in fall 2015. 

This Ocean View Rehab Project is not part of to the I-5 North Coast Corridor Program.  For more information, contact the Caltrans Public Information Office at (619) 688-6670. 


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