Cone Zone Report

Date:              Friday, July 26, 2019

District:         05 – Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, Monterey, San Benito and Santa Cruz Counties

Contact:        Theresa Wright, (TAMC)

Phone:          (831) 775-0903

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

TAMC CONE ZONE REPORT

ROAD AND LANE CLOSURES SCHEDULED FOR July 27 – August 3

 MONTEREY COUNTY – Here are the major scheduled road and lane closures for Monterey County from Sunday, July 28 through Saturday, August 3 – newest information is in red. Please keep in mind that construction work is weather-dependent.

Highway 1: Ragged Point, Big Sur: June – August 
One – way traffic controls will be in place on northbound and southbound Highway 1 between Ragged Point and San Carpoforo Creek Bridge just outside of the Monterey County line for emergency work to construct a viaduct and retaining wall. Roadwork will take place Monday through Thursday from 6 am until 6 pm and from 6 am until 2 pm on Fridays. Electronic message boards will be in place and a temporary traffic signal will be activated by August allowing traffic to move in each direction 24/7 until project completion.

Highway 1: Bixby Creek Bridge – Hurricane Point, Big Sur: July 29 – August 2
One lane closure and one-way traffic controls will be in place along northbound and southbound Highway 1 between Bixby Creek Bridge and Hurricane Point for shoulder work from 5:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Highway 1: South Carmel Hills Drive, Carmel: July 27
One-way traffic controls and a lane closure will occur along northbound Highway 1 at South Carmel Hills Drive for tree trimming and tree removal work from 6 a.m. to 12 p.m.                        Motorists are advised that 10-minute traffic delays are anticipated.

Highway 1: Rio Road  – Carmel Valley Road, Carmel: July 29
One  lane closure will occur along northbound Highway 1 between Rio Road and Carmel Valley Road for utility work from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Highway 68: Piedmont Avenue – Highway 1, Pacific Grove – Monterey: July 30 – August 2
One lane closure and one-way traffic controls will be in place Tuesday –  Thursday along eastbound and westbound Highway 68 between Piedmont Avenue and Highway 1 for utility work from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Highway 68: Olmsted Road  – Corral De Tierra Road, Monterey: July 30 – August 3
One lane closure and one-way traffic controls will be in place Tuesday –  Friday along eastbound and westbound Highway 68 between Olmsted Road and Corral De Tierra Road for utility work from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Highway 101: West Laurel Drive, Salinas: July 29 – August 1
The on-ramp onto northbound Highway 101 at West Laurel Drive will be closed for landscape work from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Highway 101: Sala Road – San Juan Road, Salinas: July 30 – August 2
One moving lane closure will occur along southbound Highway 101 between Sala Road and San Juan Road for sweeping operation work in Salinas from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Highway 101: East Market Street – Boronda Road, Salinas: July 23 – August 22
Full-time ramp closures will occur along northbound and southbound Highway 101 between East Market Street and Boronda Road for the first phase of ramp reconstruction work at the following locations beginning Tuesday, July 23 through Thursday, August 22:

  • The northbound US 101 off-ramp to North Main Street will be closed Tuesday, July 23 through Monday, August 12.  Motorists may detour by using West Laurel Drive to North Main Street.
  • The southbound US 101 off-ramp to East Market Street will be closed beginning Monday, July 29 through Friday, August 16. Motorists may use John Street to northbound US 101 to the off-ramp at East Market Street.
  • The northbound US 101 on-ramp at North Main Street will be closed beginning Friday, August 2 through Thursday, August 22. Motorists may detour by continuing on North Main Street to West Laurel Drive to northbound US 101

Highway 101: Airport Boulevard – Little Bear Creek Bridge, Salinas: July 28 – August 2
Nighttime lane closures will occur along northbound and southbound Highway 101 between Airport Boulevard and Little Bear Creek Bridge in Salinas for paving work on the roadway and ramps from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Highway 101: East Garrison –  North San Miguel: July 29 –  August 2
Alternating lane closures will occur along northbound and southbound Highway 101 between East Garrison and North San Miguel for pavement work from 5 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Highway 101: Camp Roberts: Now – September 27
One long-term lane closure will occur along northbound and southbound Highway 101 at Camp Roberts for paving work from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will also be a long-term closure of the on and off ramps of northbound Highway 101 at Camp Roberts.

Highway 101: South Camp Roberts – East Garrison: Now  – August 30
One long-term lane closure along the shoulders of southbound Highway 101 between South Camp Roberts and East Garrison for roadway excavation work.

Highway 101: San Ardo – San Lucas: Now – December 31
One long-term lane closure will occur along northbound and southbound Highway 101 between the Paris Valley Road overcrossing and the Rancho undercrossing for grinding and paving work.

Highway 101: Wild Horse – First Street, King City: Now – January 2020
One long-term lane closure will occur along northbound and southbound Highway 101 between Wild Horse Road and First Street for roadway excavation work from 5:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Highway 183: Salinas Street – Stone Street/Palmetto Street, Salinas: July 29 – August 2
One lane will be closed on northbound Highway 183 (West Market Street) between Salinas Street and Stone Street/Palmetto Street in the evenings, Monday – Thursday for utility work from 7 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.

Highway 101: Highway 183 (Main Street) Salinas:  Now – August 14
There will be a long-term closure of one lane and the off ramp on northbound Highway 101 at northbound Highway 183 (North Main Street) in Salinas for paving operations work from 6 a.m. to 12 a.m.

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Caltrans and the CHP reminds motorists to drive safely through work construction zones.