Cone Zone Report

Date:              Friday, August 9, 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 August 11 – August 17 

MONTEREY COUNTY – Here are the major scheduled road and lane closures for Monterey County from Sunday, August 11 through Saturday, August 17 – 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: San Luis Obispo County Line – Lime Creek Bridge, Big Sur:  Aug.12– Aug.16
One lane closure and one-way traffic controls will be in place along northbound and southbound Highway 1 between the San Luis Obispo County Line and Lime Creek Bridge for mowing and paving work from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Highway 1: Elkhorn Slough Bridge – Santa Cruz County Line: August 11 – August 16
Alternating lane closures will occur along northbound and southbound Highway 1 between the Elkhorn Slough Bridge and the Santa Cruz County Line for striping work on the road and ramps,        Sunday  – Thursday, from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Highway 68: Hawthorne Street – Acacia Street, Salinas: August 10 – August 11
One nighttime lane closure will occur along eastbound Highway 68 between Hawthorne Street and Acacia Street on Saturday for utility work from 8 p.m. to 6 a.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: Sanborn Road, Salinas: August 12
The on-ramp to southbound Highway 101 at Sanborn Road will be closed for vegetation control  from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Highway 101: Airport Boulevard – Little Bear Creek Bridge, Salinas: Aug. 11 – Aug.16
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: Soledad: August 14
Alternating lane closures will occur along northbound Highway 101 at the North Soledad overhead for bridge work from 9 a.m. to 3 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 101: Highway 183 (Main Street) Salinas:  Now – August 25
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.

There will be a permanent closure of one lane and the on ramp at northbound Highway 101 and  northbound Highway 183 (North Main Street) in Salinas for paving work until 7 p.m. on August 25th.

Highway 183: Salinas Street – Lincoln Avenue, Salinas: August 12  – August 16
Both lanes will be closed on northbound Highway 183 (West Market Street) between Salinas Street and Lincoln Avenue for utility work from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

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