Caltrans News Release
Friday, April 24, 2015
Contact: Caltrans Media Relations Officer Edward Cartagena, (619) 688-6670
I-5 Ocean View Rehab Project Work Schedule
SAN DIEGO –Construction to replace pavement on the Interstate 5 (I-5) Ocean View Rehab Project between Oceanside and the San Diego-Orange County Line will resume Monday night.
This portion of I-5 will be closed to one lane in each direction in sections, Monday-Thursday, 7 p.m.to 5 a.m., and Friday from 9 p.m. to 8 a.m. The closures include the I-5 northbound and southbound Las Pulgas Road on- and off-ramps. No closures are scheduled for Sunday, May 3.
In addition, the southbound entrance to the Aliso Creek Rest Area will be closed Friday, April 24 from 10 p.m. to 8 a.m. Changeable Message Signs will be posted in advance of the closure. The nearest services are available in Oceanside.
Additional ramp closures include the north and southbound ramps at Basilone Road and Cristianitos Road. These ramps will be closed intermittingly from April 26 thought May 1 from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. As a note no two consecutive ramps will be closed at the same time, allowing motorists access with minimal out of direction travel.
Motorists are reminded that the maximum speed through a construction zone is 55 mph. These limits are set for the safety of motorists and for the work crews. The California Highway Patrol will be implementing enhanced speed enforcement every Friday night.
The $43 million I-5 Ocean View Rehab Project is expected to be completed in winter 2016.
For additional information contact the Caltrans Public Information Office at (619) 688-6670.
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