Caltrans News Release

District 4
Harry Yahata, District Director

November 17, 2000
Contact: Steve Cobb (916)925-6007

Traffic Advisory

Lane Closures to Begin Early Tonight
at 6 p.m. on Benecia-Martinez Bridge

Lane closures scheduled tonight for the southbound lanes of the Benecia-Martinez Bridge will begin early at 6 p.m (instead of 9 p.m.) tonight, Friday, November 17, for emergency repairs to some temporary deck plates that are being used during the current seismic retrofit project. Two southbound lanes of the bridge will be closed from 6 p.m. tonight until 7 a.m. Saturday morning. Traffic delays are expected, and motorists are advised to use alternate routes. For more information on the Benecia-Martinez Bridge seismic retrofit project, motorists can call the project hotline at 877-262-3332.